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CALL FOR PAPERS
For the 1st conference on
Healthcare in the Black Americas
February 23nd, 2008
The City University of New York, Graduate Center
Afroprencia.com is proud to host the first conference on Healthcare in the
Black Americas, February 23nd in New York City. This yearâ€™s conference will
be held at The Graduate Center, City of New York, 365 Fifth Ave, New York.
Afropresencia.com is designed to keep you up to date on Black community
activism throughout the Americas; and welcomes papers on a variety of
health related topics for this yearâ€™s conference. Topics might include, but
are not limited to, the impact of health policy; mental health issues;
issues of health care on the elderly; and the impact of HIV/AIDS and its
affects on black America.
Health professionals and graduate students from fields other than health
are also encouraged to submit paper proposals. The presentation time for
papers should be approximately 15 to 20 minutes. THE DEADLINE FOR
RECEIVING PROPOSALS IS January 5, 2008. Submissions may be sent
electronically or by traditional mail. Please send a 300-400 word abstract
or proposal and a cover letter stating your affiliation, postal address,
email address, and phone number to the address below.
If sending a proposal electronically please do so in one document with your
last name in the file name.
Electronic proposals may be sent to:
Traditional proposals may be sent to:
Lisa J. Scott, Ph.D.
Powdermaker Hall 054E
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Flushing, New York 11367
Hotel accommodations for the conference need to be arranged by participants.
More information about the conference can be found at
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