Welcome to Geographies of Health in Place

Welcome to the Geographies of Health in Place (GoHelP) lab, led by Susan J. Elliott, PhD, in Geography and Environmental Management at the University of Waterloo.

  1. Nov. 19 to 21, 2018Join us for the Canadian Conference on Global Health | CSIHCanadian Society for International Health logo depicting a map of the world

    The Canadian Conference on Global Health (CCGH) is an international conference held annually to share and mobilize knowledge relating to global health. Researchers, students, policy makers, and community organizers are invited to attend.

  2. Mar. 8 to 10, 201910th Annual CUGH Conference | Translation & Implementation for Impact in Global HealthCorsortium of Universities for Global Health

    Join more than 1,800 global health faculty, students, implementers, and leaders from over 55 countries to explore the latest in global health and how academia, NGOs, government and the private sector can translate and implement the global health challenges before us.

  3. June 30 to July 5, 2019International Medical Geography SymposiumIMGS logo depicting landscape of Queenstown, NZ

    The international Medical Geography Symposium is a conference that occurs bi-annually to connect researchers interested in geography as it relates to health and health care. All individuals interested in global health, environmental health, health policy, urban and rural health, health equity, and public health are encouraged to attend.

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  1. June 4, 2014Thoughts about time as a social determinant of health

    What determines health? Read Prof. Susan Elliott's thoughts here

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Meet our people

Susan Elliott standing agaist a white wall.

Susan Elliott

Susan Elliott is a health geographer whose primary area of research focuses on relationships between environment and health, broadly defined.