Equitable India - All for Health and WellbeingEPHP 2016
EPHP 2016 was the third in the series of the national conference on bringing Evidence into Public Health Policy (EPHP). The conference was organized by the Institute of Public Health (Bengaluru) and the Institute of Tropical Medicine (Antwerp) in partnership with the National Health Systems Resource Centre (Government of India) and the Indian Council of Medical Research (Government of India), the Karnataka Department of Health and Family Welfare, and the BecauseHealthState (a Belgian platform for International Health) in Bengaluru from 7-9 July 2016. It started with a pre-conference workshop on Pre-conference workshop on ‘Cutting-edge Research in Health Inequities: Concepts & Methods’. The central theme of the conference was to reflect and deliberate on equity in health and wellbeing and how various sectors could contribute towards achieving that. The conference proceedings are published as a special supplement in the BMJ Global Health.
Wim Van Damme
Sundari Ravindran T K
Organisers and Partners
The BMJ - Global Health journal has published a special supplement containing abstracts of all the poster and oral presentations made at the 3rd National Conference on Bringing Evidence into Public Health Policy EPHP 2016. In keeping with the spirit of EPHP of making...
We were covered extensively in print media - pre and post event total of 24 articles. On social media also we have seen a tremendous surge over past few days. On Facebook we have gone from 5,500 likes to 8,500 and in twitter as well. It was very heartening to see lot...
Keynote Speakers of EPHP 2016 Keynote speakers for this year's edition of EPHP have been confirmed. We have dynamic and experienced public health researchers attending to share and discuss about equity in healthcare, intersectoral action in health. Dr Abdul Ghaffar,...
As the early bird registrations are nearing a close, we are pleased to announce that out of 110 abstracts that we have received from various parts of India, a total of 57 have been shortlisted. In this, 51 are oral while 6 are poster presentations which closely...
With a broad theme of ‘Equitable India: All for Health and Wellbeing’, the 3rd edition of EPHP will focus on three major thematic areas: ‘equity in health and healthcare’; ‘intersectoral action for health’; and ‘from better knowledge to improved policies and...