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The YIHR, invites you to explore and interrogate the profound implications of borders in health for its 20th Anniversary Annual Student Symposium, Health's Borders, to take place on April 28, 2016 - 9:30am -4:30pm - Accolade West Room 106.

Julien Arino, Department of Mathematics, University of Manitoba will commence the day at 10am as the keynote speaker, providing expertise on mathematical population dynamics in epidemiology, and in particular, the spatio-temporal spread of infectious diseases. 

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We are pleased to announce the publication of Volume 3 of Health Tomorrow: Interdisciplinarity and Internationality (HTII) 

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HTII is an open-access, peer-reviewed journal founded by members of the York Institute for Health Research (YIHR) that offers a platform where social justice and health come into dialogue.

Our international and local contributors include authors from diverse academic backgrounds who engage in health research. The theme for this volume is Health Equity and authors approach this topic from a number of disciplinary perspectives, engaging with current issues in areas such as health care delivery, environmental degradation, and perceptions of health.

The link to the online journal can be found here