Geospatial Health Symposium


AAG Annual Meeting, Seattle & Virtual Options, April 7-11, 2021

Michael R. Desjardins (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
Kevin Matthews (HMGSG Chair)

In this symposium, we would like to bring together national and international scholars, practitioners, and policy makers from different specialties, institutions, sectors, and continents to share ideas, findings, methodologies, and technologies, and to establish and strengthen personal connections, communication channels, and research collaborations.
We welcome papers on all aspects of health and wellbeing, as well as health and medical geography and their intersections with other branches of geography, GIScience, and other disciplines.

To participate in the Symposium at the 2021 AAG Annual Meeting, please submit your abstract at When you receive confirmation of a successful abstract submission, please then forward this confirmation to the symposium organizers:

Michael R. Desjardins (
Kevin Matthews (

The abstract deadline is November 19, 2020. Please contact the symposium organizers if you have any questions.