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11th Annual International Conference on Kinesiology and Exercise Sciences
Greece
07/27/2015

11th Annual International Conference on Kinesiology and Exercise Sciences

27-30 July 2015 Athens, Greece

The Sports Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) will hold its 11th Annual International Conference on Kinesiology and Exercise Sciences, 27-30 July 2015. The conference website is http://www.atiner.gr/fitness.htm.  The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars and students of all areas of applied and integrated health sciences, including physiology, health psychology, health promotion, epidemiology, biomechanics, sports medicine, training methods, nutrition, and physical education.

Allied Health Professional, Nutritionist, Physical Therapist, Physician, Physician Researcher, Physiologist, Psychologist
Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 21st Annual Symposium
United States
California
04/09/2015

Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association 21st Annual Symposium

April 9-11, 2015 Anaheim, California

PCNA’s Annual Symposium is your source for cutting-edge information, best practices, and national guidelines in cardiovascular risk reduction and disease management. Join fellow nurses, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, physicians, diabetes educators, dietitians, exercise physiologists, and other cardiovascular health care professionals at the premier cardiovascular nursing conference of 2015.

Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Researcher
Population Association of America 2015 Annual Meeting
United States
California
04/30/2015

Population Association of America 2015 Annual Meeting

April 30‐May 2, 2015 San Diego, California

Gynecologist, Health Services Researcher, Policy Analyst, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant
WELL 2014, the WELL Building Symposium
United States
Louisiana
10/20/2014

WELL 2014, the WELL Building Symposium

October 20, 2014 - New Orleans, Louisiana

WELL 2014 is the first annual symposium for design, construction, and real estate professionals who want to lead the market and build a movement for wellness real estate – a pioneering concept that marries design and construction with evidence-based technologies to support personal well being and health.

Join hundreds of your colleagues at WELL 2014, the WELL Building Symposium, for a full day of keynote presentations and immersive discussion on wellness real estate, including the public debut of the WELL Building Standard 1.0. Speakers will include thought leaders on health and wellness, leading medical scientists, and early innovators in wellness real estate.

WHO:

Are you a health and wellness professional, an architect, builder, or designer involved in sustainable building, or involved in green real estate? Come to WELL 2014, the first annual WELL Building Symposium, and get a first look at the 1.0 WELL Building Standard. This symposium creates the intersection of the latest information in preventative and holistic medicine as it interacts with real estate. WELL 2014 is a dialog-driven networking hub for collaboration, information, and inspiration--and is infused with wellness.

Academic, Community Activist, Policy Analyst, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant
2nd United States Conference on African Immigrant Health
United States
Pennsylvania
09/19/2014

2nd United States Conference on African Immigrant Health

Health Behaviors of African Immigrants and Refugees: Culture, Integration, Migration

September 19-21, 2014 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMHRC) and African-serving organizations in the United States, are hosting the 2nd United States Conference on African Immigrant Health to enhance the capacity of community- and faith-based organizations to address health disparities among African immigrants and refugees (African Diaspora) within the United States.

Conference Purpose:

USCAIH 2014 will build on the success of the previous US Conference on African Immigrant Health  and:

Provide updates of health trends and best practices in addressing health disparities among African immigrant and refugee communities in the U.S.

Apply a health behavior and behavior change framework to examine health behaviors specific to the African immigrant and refugee community determined by culture, migration and integration that lead to positive or negative health outcomes.

Explore the intersection between health behavior, provider competence and access to care to bring to light trends and interventions with promising success in addressing health disparities in the African immigrant and refugee population in the U.S.

Bring together health and diaspora leaders, including individuals, organizations, agencies or institutions, interested in and capable of supporting research and development activities that focus on holistic interventions in African immigrant and refugee communities.

Conference Objectives:

Provide an update of health trends in specific areas of health disparities prevalent among African immigrant/refugee communities.

Explore best practices in data collection specific to the African Diaspora .

Establish collaborators to pool local and national resources, support networking and knowledge sharing among African immigrants and refugees.

Conference Outcomes:

Share selected promising practices used to address health disparities among African immigrants and refugees.

Make data collection recommendations specific to organizations serving African immigrants and refugees.

Academic, Community Activist, Health Services Researcher, Policy Analyst, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant, Social Worker
8th Academic and Health Policy Conference on Correctional Health
United States
Massachusetts
03/19/2015

8th Academic and Health Policy Conference on Correctional Health

March 19-20, 2015 Boston, Massachusetts

The Correctional Health Conference provides a forum for researchers, clinicians, administrators, educators, policy makers, and grant funding leaders to network, share evidence, and learn about emerging research and relevant policy updates in the field of correctional health care.

This year's conference theme is Implementation Science.

Community Activist, Nurse, Nurse Researcher, Physician, Physician Researcher, Policy Analyst, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant, Social Worker
American Holistic Nurses Association 35th Annual Conference
United States
Missouri
06/12/2015

American Holistic Nurses Association 35th Annual Conference

June 12-17, 2015 Branson, Missouri

Healthcare Grounded in Holistic Holistic Nursing

A Conference Like No Other

AHNA’s 35th Annual Conference brings together many talented nurses & other healthcare professionals committed to sharing their experience and expertise in holistic healthcare.

Holistic nurses are driving the paradigm shift, locally and globally, towards maintaining caring and healing values in our healthcare systems. They are experts at creating healing environments that support health and wellness promotion.  And as more Americans are living with chronic conditions they turning to holistic nurses for information, education and care that eases their concerns and improves their outcomes.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from each other and meet many new friends along the way.

Nurse, Nurse Researcher
9th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare
Turkey
05/20/2015

9th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare

May 20–23, 2015 Istanbul, Turkey  

Pervasive Health Conference is a premier international forum with specific focus on technologies and human factors related to the use of ubiquitous computing in healthcare and for wellbeing. The overall goal of the Pervasive Health Conference is to take a multidisciplinary approach to Pervasive Healthcare Technology research and development. The Pervasive Healthcare Community is addressing a broad scope of research topics and concerns:

• identify and understand problems from a technological, social, medical, and legal as well as financial perspective (with a particular emphasis on understanding and supporting patients’ and practitioners’ needs);

• design, implementation, and evaluation of supporting hardware and software infrastructures, algorithms, services and applications; and

• organizational strategies that facilitate integration of Pervasive Healthcare Technology into the healthcare enterprise.

Biomedical Engineer, Computer Scientist, Health Services Researcher, Informatician, Information Scientist, Nurse Researcher, Physician Researcher, Technologist
Society for Public Health Education 66th Annual Meeting
United States
Oregon
04/23/2015

Society for Public Health Education 66th Annual Meeting

Blazing a Trail for Health Education and Health Promotion

April 23-25, 2015 Portland, Oregon

The Society for Public Health Education's 66th Annual Meeting, Blazing a Trail for Health Education and Health Promotion, offers an exciting opportunity to share your research findings, program impacts, policy changes, perspectives, and expertise with the health education and health promotion professional community. The conference will be held in Portland, Oregon, April 23-25, 2015. Join us in sharing your latest research and practice in health education and health promotion!

Community Activist, Health Educator, Health Services Researcher, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant
13th Annual Depression on College Campuses Conference
United States
Michigan
03/11/2015

13th Annual Depression on College Campuses Conference

March 11-12, 2015 Ann Arbor, Michigan

Each year the Depression on College Campuses Conference hosts attendees from over 50 colleges and universities from across the nation for a focused review of recent research and practical advances in our understanding of depressive illnesses in college students.

Conference Learning Objectives

Depression among college students is an urgent public health problem. If we are to prevent the progression, chronicity, recurrence, and burden of depression, we must emphasize earlier detection, intervention, and ultimately, prevention.

Learning objectives and expected results for the conference participants are an improved understanding and ability to implement:

Best practices for prevention and intervention methods to address stress, anxiety, depression and related illnesses among college students;

Research which demonstrates the impact of campus mental health programs and services which result in higher retention and graduation rates, stronger community engagement and connectedness, and the formation of positive social relationships;

Outreach models to reach students with depressive illnesses, or who are at risk of developing a depressive illness, in order to help these students to engage in treatment which will enhance their ability to manage stress and achieve success during their college career;

University policies and programs which aim to address the culture of extreme competitiveness and severe stress on many campuses, in order to improve student mental health and overall wellness.

Audience

The conference attracts a multi-disciplinary audience of professionals working on college campuses, including:

Counselors and Counseling Center Directors

Psychologists

Psychiatrists

Academic Advisors

Student Affairs administrators and staff

Faculty

Parents

Students

Academic, Behavioral Scientist, Clinical Psychologist, Community Activist, Health Educator, Health Services Researcher, Physician Researcher, Psychiatrist, Psychologist, Public Health Expert, Public Health Worker, Public Servant

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