Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Call for Papers: Annual Migration & Health Report

Posted: 5/12/2020 (Conference)

The National Population Council of Mexico (CONAPO, for its Spanish acronym) and the Health Initiative of the Americas, a program of the School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley (HIA-UC), School of Public Health, would like to invite you to participate in the 2020 “Migration and Health” report; an annual series published since 2008. The objective of these publications is to make current issues related to the health of the migrant population from the Mexico-United States corridor accessible to officials, academia, civil association, and the general public. The 2020 edition will consist of short articles selected by an internal HIA-UC and CONAPO committee. The selected articles will then be evaluated by an external, specialized binational editorial committee. During both evaluations, articles will be reviewed on previously established criteria, quality, and relevance. The following topics, although not exclusive, have been identified as priorities within a migration framework: Mental Health, Chronic Diseases, Infectious Diseases, Women’s Health, Occupational Health, Access to Health Care, and Violence from the Public Health Perspective

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Deadline: 05/15/2020