Schedule

FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2016
07:30 - 17:00
REGISTRATION DESK HOURS
08:00 - 09:40
Concurrent Abstract Session 1 (CS1)
09:40 - 10:00
BREAK
10:00 - 11:40
Concurrent Abstract Session 2 (CS2)
11:40 - 13:20
LUNCH BREAK
12:10 - 13:10
Poster Session 1 (PS1)
13:20 - 15:00
Concurrent Abstract Session 3 (CS3)
15:00 - 15:20
BREAK
15:20 - 17:00
Concurrent Abstract Session 4 (CS4)
17:00 - 17:20
BREAK
17:20 - 19:00
WELCOME PLENARY

WELCOME

  • Shamim Hayder Talukder, MBBS, MPhil, President, International Society for Urban Health. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Eminence
  • Douglas Richardson, Executive Director, American Association of Geographers
  • Edwin M. Lee, Mayor, City and County of San Francisco (Invited)
  • Barbara A. Garcia, MPA, Director of Health, San Francisco Department of Public Health (Invited)

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19:00 - 21:00
RECEPTION: Hosted by AAG & ISUH
SATURDAY, APRIL 2, 2016
07:30 - 17:00
REGISTRATION DESK HOURS
08:00 - 09:40
Concurrent Abstract Session 5 (CS5)
09:40 - 10:00
BREAK
10:00 - 11:30
PLENARY 1 (PL1)

Spatializing Health: Geography, GI Science and Urban Health

This session will demonstrate how advances in the methods and techniques of developing and analyzing evidence are increasing understanding of the importance of place and health.

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11:30 - 12:45
LUNCH BREAK
11:45 - 12:45
Poster Session 2 (PS2)
12:45 - 14:15
PLENARY 2 (PL2)

Urban Health – Health Geography for Sustainable Urban Transitions

This session will explore different determinants of urban health that must be addressed if desired changes are to lead to sustainable and healthy urban development.

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14:15 - 14:30
BREAK
14:30 - 16:00
Concurrent Abstract Session 6 (CS6)
16:00 - 16:15
BREAK
16:15 - 18:00
PLENARY 3 (PL3)

Geography and Urban Health: Collaborating to Advance Sustainable Urban Transitions

This session will feature discussions of the opportunities and challenges of interdisciplinary team science by discussing collaborations among researchers and practitioners in health, geography, and urban planning.

CHAIR

  • Mei-Po Kwan, PhD, Professor, Geography & Geographic Information Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

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18:00 - 19:30
RECEPTION: ISUH Reception hosted by UCSF

Sponsored by UCSF School of Nursing and the Department of Epidemiology and Bio Statistics

SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016
07:30 - 17:00
REGISTRATION DESK HOURS
08:30 - 09:00
OPENING CEREMONY

WELCOME

  • Shamim Hayder Talukder, MBBS, MPhil, President, International Society for Urban Health Founder. Chief Executive Officer, Eminence
  • David Vlahov, RN, PhD, FAAN, Dean and Professor, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco.  Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Urban Health.

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09:00 - 10:15
PLENARY 1 (PL1)

Global Initiatives for Urban Health

CHAIR

  • Jo Ivey Boufford, MD, President, The New York Academy of Medicine

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10:15 - 10:45
BREAK
10:45 - 12:00
Concurrent Abstract Session 7 (CS7)
12:00 - 13:00
LUNCH BREAK
12:15 - 13:00
Poster Session 3 (PS3)
13:15 - 14:45
PLENARY 2 (PL2)

Global Ideas for US Solutions to Advance a Culture of Health

CHAIR

  • Tracy Orleans, PhD, Senior Scientist, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

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14:45 - 15:15
BREAK
15:15 - 16:30
Concurrent Abstract Session 8 (CS8)
16:30 - 17:00
BREAK
17:00 - 18:15
PLENARY 3 (PL3)

Place Based Actions to Prevent Disease and Promote Health in Cities

CHAIR

  • David J. Erickson, PhD, Director, Center for Community Development Investments, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

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18:15 - 19:15
ISUH BUSINESS MEETING

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19:30 - 21:00
ISUH Board Meeting & Dinner
MONDAY, APRIL 4, 2016
07:30 - 12:00
REGISTRATION DESK HOURS
08:00 - 09:15
Concurrent Abstract Session 9 (CS9)
09:15 - 09:45
BREAK
09:45 - 11:00
PLENARY 4 (PL4)

Evidence for Action in Policy and Programs for Urban Health

CHAIR

  • Jeffrey L. Sturchio, PhD, President and CEO, Rabin Martin

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11:00 - 11:15
BREAK
11:15 - 12:30
PLENARY 5 (PL5) and CLOSING CEREMONY

Business Roundtable: Why Invest in Urban Health?

CHAIR

  • Jo Ivey Boufford, MD, President, The New York Academy of Medicine

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