The Urban Information Lab has been granted the opportunity to co-edit a special issue for the Journal of Urban Health. This special issue is to be published in 2021 and will be guest-edited by Dr. Junfeng Jiao (The University of Texas at Austin, USA) and Lan Wang (Tongji University, China). The Journal of Urban Health is an SCI-indexed premier journal in the urban health field published by Springer.
The issue is particularly interested in papers that explore the associations between urban environments and specific health outcomes. It is are also interested in papers that use emerging technologies to measure urban environments or health outcomes. The Journal of Urban Health is striving to contribute to the scholarly and practical knowledge relevant to both urban planning and public health practices.
We are honored for the opportunity to co-edit and publish our work in the journal and sincerely hope that our research will contribute to improving Urban Environments and Health Outcomes. Further updates on the issue will be posted here on the UIL website.