Women's Health & Urban Life: An International & Interdisciplinary Journal

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February 15, 2008 : Deadline extended!
Papers are invited for a Special Issue on "Drug use and the health consequences for urban women", edited by Dr. Diana L. Gustafson, Faculty of Medicine and Dr. Donna Bulman, Faculty of Nursing, Memorial University. 

Manuscripts may address the full range of health issues of the journal as they relate to drug use (see below). Particularly welcome are papers that address the social determinants of health for women who inject drugs or for the women who care for those who do. Also welcome are manuscripts that address issues relating to public education, healthy public policy, and health care programs and services that meet the specific needs of diverse groups of women living and working in urban areas.

Deadline for submission is Feb 1, 2008.

The Special Issue is scheduled for publication in November 2008. 

For more information or to submit a manuscript, send an e-copy followed by four copies of your manuscript to:

Dr. Diana L. Gustafson, Associate Professor of Social Science and Health Division of Community Health and Humanities HSC 2834, Faculty of Medicine Memorial University St. John's, NL A1B 3V6

e-mail: diana.gustafson@med.mun.ca <mailto:diana.gustafson@med.mun.ca>

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