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FORHEAD Annual Conference 2012 notification

 The Forum on Health, Environment and Development (FORHEAD) will hold its 4th Annual Conference in Beijing from 7-9 November, 2012. As in the past, the conference will include presentations by researchers in the natural, medical and social sciences on a range of environment and health issues related to development. Participants will be invited from academia, government agencies and NGOs. This year’s panels will include:
  • Environment and health governance and integrated policy making
  • Data and indicators for measuring health, environment and development at different scales
  • The health impacts of industrial pollution
  • The health impacts of agriculture and animal husbandry pollution
  • Food safety
  • Risk perception and public participation

    As space will be limited, please register for the meeting from the FORHEAD website (click here) by September 25, 2012. If you wish to present a paper on a topic related to one of the panels, please contact the conference organizers as early as possible at