Conferences & Workshops

  • Drexel University, Dornsife School of Public Health
    September 5, 2019 - September 6, 2019
    Drexel University, Nesbitt Hall 3215 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104
    May 15, 2019

    The symposium will bring together participants across sectors and disciplines with an interest in urban health including researchers, practitioners, policymakers, planners, environmentalists, students and other stakeholders. We welcome participation from different career stages and geographic areas. The poster session and reception will take place on the afternoon of September 5, 2019. The poster session will cover a broad range of research topics related to urban health and provide an informal setting to discuss the themes of the symposium. The deadline to submit an abstract for the poster session is May 15, 2019.


    Date posted: 4/16/2019 | View listing
  • University of Michigan
    September 12, 2019 - September 13, 2019
    June 3, 2019

    Submissions will be evaluated by senior scholars affiliated with PSID based upon several factors, including:
    • The substantive or methodological motivation for the study;
    • The quality of study design, including the choice of appropriate research methodology and data; and
    • The significance of the submission in terms of extending scientific knowledge.
    Submissions will also be selected to balance topics, disciplines, and the different PSID data sets being used. Submission Instructions The submission webpage is:
    The following items are required to be submitted through the webpage:
    1. An online form with: • The name, email address, telephone number, institution, and curriculum vitae for the corresponding author and all coauthors; • The title of the paper;
    2. An abstract (1,000 words or less) which should include a description of the topic to be studied, the theoretical focus, and the data and research methods.
    Contact information For further information, please contact Narayan Sastry ( or Patty Hall (

    Date posted: 4/30/2019 | View listing
  • Union for African Population Studies (UAPS)
    November 18, 2019 - November 22, 2019
    Kampala, Uganda

    The Union for African Population Studies (UAPS) would like to officially announce the theme for the 8th edition of the African Population Conference (APC): “Harnessing Africa’s Population Dynamics for Sustainable Development: 25 Years after Cairo and Beyond
    The 8th APC will be hosted by the Government of Uganda in Kampala, Uganda from November 18-22, 2019.
    Click here to read the concept note on the theme for the 8th African Population Conference.

    Date posted: 10/18/2018 | View listing
  • Centre for Research and Families and Relationships
    June 22, 2020 - June 24, 2020
    Edinburgh University
    August 31, 2019

    To submit an abstract please complete the online submission form below. This should be completed by the lead presenting author. Once you click ‘finish’ your abstract will be sent to the organising committee for consideration. Successfully submissions will be allocated a 20-minute presentation slot, so you should plan to speak for 15 minutes and allow 5 minutes for comments and questions. 
    If the number of abstracts submitted is more than can be accommodated using the conventional format of presentation then we may include some roundtable sessions. If this is necessary then similar papers will be grouped together.

    Date posted: 4/18/2019 | View listing