Centre for Public Health

Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health Institute - Liverpool John Moores University

World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Violence Prevention

Part of the Liverpool John Moores University

Public Health PhD Symposium 13th & 14th July 2017

Overview

The third annual Public Health PhD Symposium is taking place on Friday 14th July with pre-conference workshops on Thursday 13th July.

The aim of the symposium is to bring together postgraduate public health researchers from around the world to present, share, and discuss their projects. The theme of the symposium is broadly public health and we welcome abstracts on all related topics including: substance use, sexual health, physical activity and nutrition, violence, environment and sustainability, inequalities and wellbeing, international public health and innovative methods in health and research.

The key note speakers are Jim McVeigh, Director of the Public Health Institute, LJMU and Professor David Taylor-Robinson, Professor of Public Health and Policy, Honorary Consultant in Child Public Health Liverpool University.

The conference will be preceded by free workshops on topics including: systematic reviewing, participatory methods, writing a journal article and preparing for viva. Please select your workshop preferences when registering on Eventbrite.

Abstract Submission – open

We welcome abstracts for both poster presentations and oral presentations. The deadline for abstract submission is Wednesday 31st May.

Please complete the abstract submission form and return it to PHISymposium@ljmu.ac.uk

Link to form

Conference and workshop registration – open

The conference is free of charge. Registration is open to any postgraduate researchers in public health and wider related fields, including European and international researchers.

The conference will be preceded by free workshops on: systematic review, participatory methods, writing a journal article and preparing for viva. Please select your workshop preferences when registering on Eventbrite (please chose one methods based workshop and one personal development workshop).

Please register at: https://publichealthsymposium2017.eventbrite.co.uk

Registration closes Wednesday 14th June.

For further information or queries, please contact: PHISymposium@ljmu.ac.uk

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