The 2009 International Conference on Health & Human Sciences (ICHHS 2009)

Venue: Northern Illinois University - Rockford Campus

Location: Rockford, Illinois, United States

Event Date/Time: Aug 27, 2009 End Date/Time: Aug 30, 2009
Registration Date: Aug 27, 2009
Early Registration Date: Jul 15, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 15, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Aug 15, 2009
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The 2009 International Conference on Health & Human Sciences (ICHHS 2009)

Proposals or papers are being accepted for the 2009 International Conference on Health & Human Sciences (ICHHS 2009) taking place at Northern Illinois University, Rockford, IL, from August 27-30, 2009. The papers can address any aspect of health and human sciences. The conference will welcome submissions from scholars, health professionals, scientists, technology experts, policy makers, and other practitioners. It is also a goal of the conference to foster inspiration, skills, ideas, and enjoyment.

Instructions for Submission of Papers

Suggested Themes:
• Advances in Health and Human Sciences
• Biotechnology
• Ethics in Health and/or Human Sciences
• Food and Nutrition
• Health and Human Sciences Education
• Human Development and Family Sciences
• Psychology and other Human Sciences
• Public Health Issues
• The Impact of Technology on the Practice of Medicine
• The Role of Government in the Development of Health and Human Sciences
• Research and Practice of Allied Health
• Sports & Physical Fitness
• Any Other Topic in Health and/or Human Sciences

How to Submit Your Paper:
• Please note that your submission is not limited to any specific aspect of health and/or human sciences and cross-disciplinary works are highly encouraged.
• Proposal submission deadline is July 15, 2009 and early submissions are welcomed.
• Notification of acceptance of paper for presentation at ICHHS 2009 will be on or before July 20, 2009.
• Final papers expected by August 15, 2009 for inclusion in the Proceedings of the International Conference on Health & Human Sciences.
• All papers should be submitted by email to Prof. JJ Asongu at

Conference Registration
Early-Bird Registration (Until August 15, 2009): $195.00
Students (Until August 15, 2009): $95.00
After August 15, 2009 (Everyone): $295.00

The registration fee includes a copy of the conference proceedings. One must register in order to present at the conference or to publish in JHHS.
Register online at:
One can also register by making a check to:
Institute for Research on Global Business (IRGB)
6957 Olde Creek Road, Ste. 2300
Rockford, IL 61114
United States of America

The conference provides two publication outlets:
1. Proceedings of the International Conference on Health & Human Sciences
2. Journal of Health and Human Sciences (JHHS)

Northern Illinois University, Rockford, IL
8500 East State Street
Rockford, IL 61108
Tel: 815-332-7339

For more information about the conference center, visit:


5050 E. State Street
United States

Additional Information

Accommodation: Local Hotel Information NIU Rockford has partnered with area hotels located near the Center. When making reservations please let them know that you are attending a conference at NIU Rockford to ensure the best rate. Hilton Garden Inn 7675 Walton St. Rockford, IL 61108 815-229-3322 Baymont Inn 662 North Lyford Road Rockford, IL 61108 815- 229-8200 Courtyard by Marriott 7676 E. State St. Rockford, IL 61108 815-397-6222 Sweden House Lodge 4605 East State Street Rockford, IL 61108 800-886-4138 For more information about these hotels, go to: Rockford & Its Attractions Rockford is a mid-sized city located on both banks of the Rock River in far northern Illinois. Rockford is about 50 miles NW of Chicago and is often referred to as “The Forest City.” It has a population of over 155,000, making it the third-largest city in Illinois after Chicago and Aurora. The Rockford metro area has a population of about 340,000. Rockford has numerous attractions for visitors and residents alike, regardless of what your interests might be. Whether you like arts and culture, performing arts and theater, parks and gardens, outdoor sports and recreation, or one of a dozen other activities, the Rockford area has thousands of fun things to do and see. For fun things to do in or around Rockford, please visit: Guidelines for Submission of Papers All papers must be submitted in the APA format. For more information on the APA style, visit (Please share this announcement with your colleagues who might be interested)