Application Deadline: 31 January 2009

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The planning committee for the 14th International Congress on Circumpolar Health is pleased to announce the launch of the Congress website at The Congress is scheduled for 11-16 July 2009, in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada.

The health and wellness of northern peoples are the focus of the International Union for Circumpolar Health (IUCH) - the preeminent network of international societies and organizations dedicated to health in the circumpolar regions. Via its Congress, the IUCH addresses the long-standing need for the exchange of health-related knowledge amongst scientists, health care professionals, policy analysts, government agencies, and community leaders, as well as the results of recent research efforts for the benefit of all humankind.

Abstracts for the Congress are now being accepted via the online submission form at The deadline for abstract submissions is 31 January 2009.

For more information or to be added to the mailing list for Congress updates, please contact the Congress Coordinator at:
Arctic Health Research Network, Northwest Territories PO Box 11050 Yellowknife, NT, X1A 3X7 Canada
Phone: 867-873-9337
Fax: 867-873-9338