About

IMG_1161.PNGWelcome to the new GHWRG website. We have changed our name to recognise the interest of health geographers, researchers, and broader swathes of qualitative and quantitative specialists whose work resonates within this expansive theme.

The new website features all the essential information about the group including: events, news, and how to join. If you would like to share any health geography news, events and/or publications or contribute a blog post about your research please contact us here.

The Geographies of Health and Wellbeing Research Group (GHWRG) is a research group of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG). We offer a lively and supportive network for all those interested in research in geography of health and health care, medical geography, and any other area of research related to health and well-being. We are always pleased to welcome new members, our main activities include:

  • bringing national and international researchers together
  • organizing national and international events and meetings
  • supporting postgraduates and early career researchers
  • communicating news and events to its increasing membership

We have also updated our twitter so please join in the conversation using #GHWRG