ENRGHI 2012, UCL, London, September 2012

Calling all early career researchers in health or health care within a social, geographical or environmental context...

On behalf of the Conference Organising Committee, I would like to inform you of the:

16th Annual Conference of Emerging and New Research in Geographies of Health and Impairment(ENRGHI)

10th-11th September 2012, University College London (with Queen Mary, University of London), UK.


ENRGHI is a conference run for and by post graduate and early career researchers.  We are a supportive peer group with a shared interest in geographies of health and our conference offers a positive environment in which to both present and get feedback.  Although a geography group, we welcome abstracts from researchers in all disciplines who are involved in research in health or health care within a social, geographical or environmental context.  Submissions may be based on Masters dissertations, literature reviews, work-in-progress or completed research projects.

Abstract submissions of 250 WORDS for 10 minute oral presentations should be sent to
enrghi2012@gmail.com by FRIDAY 25th MAY 5pm GMT.

Broad themes for presentation include, but are not limited to, the following:

  Healthcare delivery
  Health inequalities, Environmental justice, Equity
  Rural health
  Health in the city
  Health across the life course
  HIV/AIDS research
  Mental health, disability and stigma
  Substance Use and Misuse
  Migration and Health
  Health and Spatial analysis
  Health and Health care in Developing World

If you might be interested in suggesting, chairing or organising a session then please do let us know.  Registration and accommodation details will follow shortly on the conference website.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact a member of the organising committee at

We look forward to receiving your abstract and hope you will be able to join us in London this September.
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