Calling all Submissions for the 3rd annual interdisciplinary population health research conference!

Population health scientists from any academic discipline, career stage, and sector committed to improving population health in the U.S. are warmly invited to submit papers and panel proposals. See the call for details. The submission deadline is April 7, 2017.

The conference, Improving Population Health: Now, Across People’s Lives and Across Generations to Come, will be held October 24, 2017 in Austin, Texas. It will bring scholars and practitioners from different disciplinary backgrounds together to share and discuss the science, practice and policy of population health.

This is the third of three conferences funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Clickhere for the agendas, speakers, and photos from the two prior conferences, held in 2015 and 2016. The conference is organized by the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAPHS), the Population Research Institute at Penn State University, the Population Research

Center at the University of Texas, the Kinder Institute for Urban Research at Rice University and the Institute for Policy and Social Research at the University of Kansas.

The meeting is free and open to the public. Registration is required and will be open in late May. Please submit! We look forward to seeing you in Austin.

For more information about IAPHS, a new scientific organization with a cells-to-society approach to health, please see the attached flyer.