Lancet Palestinian Health Alliance Fifth Annual Conference
March 17-18 2014 Amman, Jordan
“Health of Palestinians”
The Institute of Community and Public Health (ICPH) at Birzeit University (BZU), in collaboration with the Center for Research on Population and Health (CRPH) of the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) at the American University of Beirut (AUB), is pleased to invite submissions of abstracts for presentation at the upcoming LPHA Fifth Annual Conference “Health of Palestinians,” which will be held on March 17-18, 2014.
The conference will be held in Amman, Jordan and will be hosted by Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST).
The LPHA comprises a collaboration of Palestinian, regional and international researchers, committed to the highest scientific standards in describing, analyzing and evaluating the health and health care of Palestinians, in order to contribute to the international scientific literature and to develop local evidence-based policy and practices. Activities include: developing scientific methods that are culture-specific; increasing capacity for research; encouraging advocacy based on science; and promoting academic collaboration within the occupied Palestinian Territory, across the region, and the globe.