ETC PHHP Summerschool “Health and Place: Connecting People, Environment & Health”

Organised by Wageningen School of Social Sciences (WASS), Health and Society

Sun 31 July 2016 until Sat 13 August 2016

31 July - 13 August 2016

The aim of the ETC Summer School is to provide an international and multidisciplinary forum to explore:

  • People-environment interaction in relation to the promotion of health and wellbeing
  • Internal and external resources and mechanisms that enable people to participate fully in society
  • System approaches to create synergy between EcoHealth and holistic approaches of health

With tutors of the ETC-PPHP Network:

  • Prof. Gordana Palekovic, University of Zagreb, School of Medicine, Andrija Štampar School of Public Health, Croatia
  • Prof. Lynne Kennedy, Department of Clinical Sciences and Nutrition, University of Chester, UK
  • Prof. Maria Koelen, Dr. Lenneke Vaandrager, Ir. Carlijn Wentink and dr. Annemarie Wagemakers Health & Society (HSO), Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
  • Prof Giancarlo Pocetta, Research Centre for Health Promotion and Education, University of Perugia, Italy
  • Dr. Anna Bonmati, Faculty of Nursing, University of Girona, Spain
  • Ir. Gwendolijn Boonekamp, HAN University of applied Sciences Institute Sports & Exercise, The Netherlands
  • Prof. Bengt Lindström, Norwegian University of Science & Technology (NTNU), Department of Social Work and Health Science (ISH), Norway
  • Prof. Paolo Contu, Department of Public Health, Clinical and Molecular Medicine, University of Cagliari, Italy
  • Prof. Eric Breton, The Inpes Health Promotion Chair at the EHESP, EHESP School of Public Health, Rennes, France
  • Prof. Carlos Alvarez, The Public Health Research Group of the University of Alicante, Spain
  • Dr. Arnd Hofmeister, independent German consultant and lecturer at Liverpool University

This 25th edition of the ETC-PHHP summer school is organised by the Health and Society Group at Wageningen University, The Netherlands.

Participants: who should come?
Participants may come from health promotion, public health, health care or have a background in education, social work, in research, management, practice or policy.
The course working language is English. The number of participants is limited to 30.

Course fee
The regular course fee is € 1.300. Early registration (before March 27 2016) is € 1.100 (saves €200). The first five WASS PhD’s registrations will get a 50% discount.
The fee includes accommodation in single rooms, lunches during the academic programme (Monday to Friday), catering during morning coffee breaks, course materials, and welcome & farewell dinner.
Deadline for registration: April 30th, 2016.

More information:
A flyer and a detailed programme can be found here.