Creating Healthy Societies through Inclusion and Equity - Call for
Website: http://www.iseqh.org/ <http://www.iseqh.org/>
The International Society for Equity in Health, ISEqH, welcomes those
interested in promoting equity in health to share experience and
expertise at its Fourth International Conference in Adelaide, Australia.
Submission of Abstracts until March 11, 2006.
The event will be held on Adelaide, Australia - September 11-13, 2006
Conference Sub themes
Two new topics, to encourage the presentation and discussion of research
and evaluation on the achievement of equity:
1.aboriginal health, acknowledging the need to address the inequities
experienced by many indigenous communities; and
2. arts and equity in health, exploring ways to evaluate how working
through the arts improves social inclusion and enhances equity in health
Equity in health: The absence of systematic and potentially remediable
differences in one or more aspects of health across populations or
population groups defined socially, economically, demographically, or
Inequity in health: Systematic and potentially remediable differences in
one or more aspects of health across populations or population groups
defined socially, economically, demographically, or geographically.
Equity (policy and actions): Active policy decisions and programmatic
actions directed at improving equity in health or in reducing or
eliminating inequalities in health.
Equity (research): Research to elucidate the genesis and characteristics
of inequity in health for the purpose of identifying factors amenable to
policy decisions and programmatic actions to reduce or eliminate
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* 운영자님에 의해서 게시물 이동되었습니다 (2005-10-06 23:14)