25 Aug 2014
Second Regional Symposium on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)
Second Regional Symposium on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs)
RESCAP-MED is pleased to host the 2nd Regional Symposium on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) entitled "Socio-political Challenges in the Mediterranean Region: Implications for NCD Prevention and Control". The Symposium will take place in Beirut, Lebanon, on December 3-4, 2014.
The Symposium organizers are looking forward to vibrant and engaging abstracts (up to 400 words) that revolve around non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and
·         Displacement and migration
·         War and conflict
·         Socio-political transformations
·         Demographic transitions
·         Capacity building, training and education
·         National health systems and provision of care in times of crisis
Ø       Deadline for abstract submission is August 30, 2014
Ø       The Call for Abstracts and Abstract Submission Form can be found at: https://research.ncl.ac.uk/rescap-med/activities/symposia/beirutsymposium2014/
Ø       For more information, please email      RESCAP_symp2014@aub.edu.lb
Yusuf Al-Gaud
Director of RESCAP-MED in Jordan