International Asian and Ethnic Minority Health and Wellbeing Conference 2016 Event as iCalendar

06 September 2016 - 07 September 2016

Venue: Building 730, Tāmaki Innovation Campus, School of Population Health, Medical and Health Sciences

Location: 261 Morrin Road, Glen Innes, Auckland

Host: The Centre for Asian and Ethnic Minority Health Research, The University of Auckland and eCALD® Services , Institute of Innovation and Improvement, Waitemata DHB

Contact info: Cecilia Wong-Cornall

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This year’s theme is “Working together to achieve better health outcomes”. There will be a mixture of invited international and local speakers, featured sessions, workshops, and oral and poster presentaions.

An opening keynote presentation on “The challenges and opportunities of superdiversity for the health system” on the first day will set the scene for the conference.

Session themes

Invited international and local speakers will present on the following themes:

  • Maternal health and perinatal maternal mental health
  • Health and wellbeing of older people
  • Primary health and community care
  • Cultural competency and workforce development

Oral and poster presentations

Calling for abstracts and poster presentations for submission of current or recently completed research projects or service initiatives in the areas of:

  • health promotion
  • mental health
  • chronic conditions and disability
  • health experiences of Asian and ethnic minority families, women, children, adolescents, older people, international students and refugees
  • culturally responsive interventions
  • methodology and evaluation.

Please visit the Call For Abstract page for more information.