14th World Congress on Public Health
- Healthy Environment
gathering of public health professionals from around the world
springboard to develop, implement and evaluate the impact of policies,
programmes and practices
interface for transformative beneficial changes in health and environment for
A meeting for
government and international agencies, academics, researchers, policy - makers
and other stakeholders
Scientific Programme available
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2nd Arab World Conference on Public Health
Teaching global health
Global Health Action publishes a first set of articles directed to
creating a comprehensive, dedicated and affordable "textbook" for
teaching global health. The articles evolved out of deliberations at the
13th World Congress on Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in April
To access this novel set of articles, click here
Facets of Global Health: Globalisation, Equity, Impact, and Action
The Millennium Development Goals: experiences, achievements and what’s next
Marta Lomazzi, Bettina Borisch, Ulrich Laaser
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Free access to Journal of Public Health Policy during March!
From March 1-31, 2014 Palgrave Macmillan is offering FREE online access
to ALL its journals, including the Journal of Public Health Policy.
Affiliated with the WFPHA, Journal of Public Health Policy broadens
public health policy debates beyond the ‘health system’ to examine all forces
and environments that impinge on the health of populations, providing an
exciting platform for airing controversy and framing policy debates.
WFPHA members and journal contributors are encouraged to:
-Explore current and archival content
from the journal - over 30
years of scholarly dialogue around key topics in public health: www.palgrave-journals.com/jphp/
-Share the promotion, and their work,
with colleagues and contacts
-Learn more about Palgrave Access All
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Role of Public Health in Today’s Global Setting
The WHO and
the WFPHA have jointly organized a consultation to define the role of Public
Health in Today’s Global Setting.
consultation has started via a Teleconference of an advisory group and will be
now followed up by a DELPHI study.
study outcomes will be used to generate a first concept note to be further
discussed and developed with the Director General of the WHO and at the 14th
World Congress of Public Health in Kolkata, India, in 2015.
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Korea Public Health Association (KPHA) organizes the 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Public Health
The 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Public Health (APCPH 2014),
hosted by the Korean Public Health Association, will be held at Seoul Olympic
Parktel, in Seoul, Korea on April 10-11, 2014. A key issue of APCPH 2014 is
“Health Asia – Multidisciplinary Approaches to Emerging Challenges”, and public
health expert, participants will have an extraordinary opportunity to meet,
interact, and network with leading professionals from the government,
non-government organization, industry, and academic sectors of the region.
APCPH 2014 will grant a travel expense of an eligible abstract
author. For application, abstract submitting is required.
For more information, click here.
For inquiry: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Oral Health for Children - Declaration
On the 19th May 2013 the WFPHA general assembly passed a resolution from the
newly established Oral Health Working Group on access to good for oral health for
children. The declaration had been proposed by the Oral Health Working Group
(OHWG) and endorsed by the WFPHA policy committee.
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Declaration of Dubai on Public Health in the Arab World
A significant development in the field of healthcare was the
recent 'Declaration of Dubai on Public Health in the Arab World, that was
signed during the 1st Arab Conference of
Public Health that recently took place in Dubai. In line with the declaration,
healthcare professionals are now discussing ways to begin implementing the
steps laid down in the declaration.
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