Welcome to GEOMED 2019, which will be held at the University of Glasgow on 27th - 29th August 2019. It is the XI international, interdisciplinary conference on spatial statistics, geographical epidemiology and geographical aspects of public health.


The conference aims to bring together statisticians, geographers, epidemiologists, computer scientists, and public health professionals to discuss methods of spatial analysis, as well as present and debate the results of such analyses. Previous GEOMED meetings have been held in:


1997 - Rostock, Germany.

1999 - Paris, France.

2001 -  Paris, France.

2003 -  Baltimore, USA.

2005 -  Cambridge, England.

2009 -  Charleston, USA.

2011 -  Victoria, Canada.

2013 -  Sheffield, England.

2015 -  Florence, Italy.

2017 -  Porto, Portugal.


We are delighted to welcome you to Glasgow for GEOMED 2019, which is the first GEOMED to be held in Scotland. The conference will be held in the Univeristy of Glasgow, which is located in the beautiful and vibrant West End of the city.  We hope you enjoy the conference, the many sites that the city and surrounding area has to offer, and the famous Glasgow hospitality.


The organising committee - Duncan, Craig, Nema, Gary and Eilidh.

Email - stats-geomed@glasgow.ac.uk

Twitter - @GEOMED2019