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Healthy People on a Healthy Planet Conference

  • September 27, 2019
  • 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • UWM School of Continuing Education, 161 W. Wisconsin Avenue Suite #6000, Milwaukee
  • College of Nursing

An interdisciplinary global health conference with a community nursing lens
Keynote address by Dr. Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu. Author of the new book, Cultural Safety, Healthcare and Vulnerable Populations, Dr. Mkandawire-Valhmu is an associate professor in the College of Nursing, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Her areas of research and expertise include violence in the lives of women in Southern Africa, health care of immigrants and refugees, community health nursing, and utilization and application of feminist methodology particularly in research with women living in low-income communities.
We invite you to submit an abstract for this interdisciplinary conference on global health. Abstracts that pertain to any of the themes of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals are welcome.
Conference Registration: $100 (includes lunch)
Reduced rate for students: $25 (includes lunch)
REGISTER ONLINE NOW
Call for Abstracts Due June 15, 2019
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS ON LOCAL AND GLOBAL PROJECTS RELATED TO THE U.N. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs
Students are encouraged to participate. To submit an abstract provide the below information as a Word document or PDF by June 15, 2019, to Dr. Anne Dressel at banda@uwm.edu.
Title:
Oral presentation only: ____
Poster presentation only: ____
Poster or Oral presentation: ____
Presenter(s) and presenter affiliations:
Corresponding Presenter’s E-mail address:
Abstract (200 words maximum):
Abstracts due: June 15, 2019.

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