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Smart healthy cities and regions

  1. Editorial

    ‘Social, innovative and smart cities are happy and resilient’: insights from the WHO EURO 2014 International Healthy Cities Conference

    This paper provides a brief overview of, and elaborates on, some of the presentations, discussions and conclusions from Day 4 of the ‘WHO EURO 2014 International Healthy Cities Conference: Health and the City ...

    Maged N Kamel Boulos, Agis D Tsouros and Arto Holopainen

    International Journal of Health Geographics 2015 14:3

    Published on: 14 January 2015

  2. Editorial

    On the Internet of Things, smart cities and the WHO Healthy Cities

    This article gives a brief overview of the Internet of Things (IoT) for cities, offering examples of IoT-powered 21st century smart cities, including the experience of the Spanish city of Barcelona in implemen...

    Maged N Kamel Boulos and Najeeb M Al-Shorbaji

    International Journal of Health Geographics 2014 13:10

    Published on: 27 March 2014

  3. Editorial

    Exergames for health and fitness: the roles of GPS and geosocial apps

    Large numbers of children and adolescents in Canada, UK and USA are not getting their recommended daily dose of moderate to vigorous physical activity, and are thus more prone to obesity and its ill health eff...

    Maged N Kamel Boulos and Stephen P Yang

    International Journal of Health Geographics 2013 12:18

    Published on: 5 April 2013

  4. Review

    Crowdsourcing, citizen sensing and sensor web technologies for public and environmental health surveillance and crisis management: trends, OGC standards and application examples

    'Wikification of GIS by the masses' is a phrase-term first coined by Kamel Boulos in 2005, two years earlier than Goodchild's term 'Volunteered Geographic Information'. Six years later (2005-2011), OpenStreetM...

    Maged N Kamel Boulos, Bernd Resch, David N Crowley, John G Breslin, Gunho Sohn, Russ Burtner, William A Pike, Eduardo Jezierski and Kuo-Yu Slayer Chuang

    International Journal of Health Geographics 2011 10:67

    Published on: 21 December 2011

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