Sub-themes include adaptation of people to changes in society and culture, effect of political issues on welfare and wellbeing, and future aspects of health and wellbeing. A book of abstracts will be compiled and published from the abstracts submitted to the Symposium.

Registration and online abstract submission are open at the symposium website until October 22ndth 2010.

The Symposium is organized by the Thule Institute, University of Oulu, in a co-operation with the University of Arctic Thematic Networks on Global Change and Arctic Medicine.

More information about the course program and registration can be found from the Symposium website.