Extension Deadline

In view of requests for extension of deadline for submission of abstracts to the PPA Scientific Meeting in February to be held in Hotel Supreme, Baguio City, we are extending the deadline for submission of abstracts for possible presentation in the Meeting to 9 January 2009. Accepted papers/posters will be notified by 16 January 2009.


PPA Annual Scientific Conference

Hotel Supreme, Baguio City

5-6 February 2009

THEME: Population Movements: Global-Local Intersections

The Philippine Population Association will hold its 2009 Annual Scientific Conference with the theme Population Movements: Global-Local Intersections.

Population movements refer to geographic movements of people within national boundaries and across international borders. The conference will explore trends, patterns, differentials, determinants and consequences of population movements including but not limited to health, urbanization, development, and population structure.

We encourage submission of abstracts of no more than 500 words for evaluation by the Scientific Conference Committee for possible oral or poster presentation. Papers submitted for oral presentation should not have been published or presented elsewhere. We also encourage proposals for panels with a maximum of three papers per panel.

Non-PPA members are also invited to submit abstracts and panel proposals.

Please email abstracts/panel proposals to Deadline for submission is January 9, 2008. Accepted papers/posters will be notified by January 16, 2009.