June 23, 2019 - June 26, 2019
Location: Washington, DC
September 5, 2019
Location: Drexel University, Nesbitt Hall 3215 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

The symposium will bring together participants across sectors and disciplines with an interest in urban health including researchers, practitioners, policymakers, planners, environmentalists, students and other stakeholders. We welcome participation from different career stages and geographic areas. The poster session and reception will take place on the afternoon of September 5, 2019. The poster session will cover a broad range of research topics related to urban health and provide an informal setting to discuss the themes of the symposium. The deadline to submit an abstract for the poster session is May 15, 2019.

September 12, 2019 - September 13, 2019
Location: University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Submissions will be evaluated by senior scholars affiliated with PSID based upon several factors, including: 
• The substantive or methodological motivation for the study; 
• The quality of study design, including the choice of appropriate research methodology and data; and 
• The significance of the submission in terms of extending scientific knowledge. 
Submissions will also be selected to balance topics, disciplines, and the different PSID data sets being used. Submission Instructions The submission webpage is: 
The following items are required to be submitted through the webpage: 
1. An online form with: • The name, email address, telephone number, institution, and curriculum vitae for the corresponding author and all coauthors; • The title of the paper; 
2. An abstract (1,000 words or less) which should include a description of the topic to be studied, the theoretical focus, and the data and research methods. 
Contact information For further information, please contact Narayan Sastry ( or Patty Hall (