Sustainable Development Goal 3: How do we ensure healthy lives and promote wellbeing for all?

August 8-9, 2016

Emory Conference Center Hotel
1615 Clifton Road NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30329

An international conference to engage in an interdisciplinary dialog about the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, their relevance, progress to date, and challenges in achieving specified targets.

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Call for Abstracts

We will be accepting abstracts for oral and poster presentations soon.  Watch for details!

A limited number of part or full support scholarships to cover conference fees and/or travel may be available through participating partners for meritorious candidates.


Abstract Topics:

Submissions are welcomed from a wide variety of fields, with priority to the following research topics: disease prevention and health promotion; pathogenesis; therapeutics; health disparities; implementation research (including community interventions, environmental interventions and policy implementation); health systems; health policy; health economics.

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Registration - General Information

Conference Dates:

August 8-9, 2016

Conference Location:

Emory Conference Center Hotel
1615 Clifton Road NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30329

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Registration Deadline:

Registration deadline is August 1, 2016.

Conference Location: Emory Conference Center Hotel 1615 Clifton Road NW Atlanta, Georgia 30329


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Emory University
Rollins School of Public Health
University of Washington

Symposium Coalition Member Institutions

Duke University
Vanderbilt University
Cornell University
Harvard University
Yale University
Northwestern University
University of California- Berkeley
University of California- San Francisco
University of Michigan
University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill
Young Professionals Chronic Disease Network

Contact Us

Please contact Olivia Manders with any registration questions or cancellations at