Medical geography





Head of department

Doctor of Geography Zakir Namin oglu Eminov

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     Department of “Medical Geography” was created in April 2016. The department was founded for the study of natural and geographical causes and characteristics of disease spread in Azerbaijan, impact of elements of the environment on human health. The department envisages studying the effect of the individual components of the natural and geographical environment on the occurrence of diseases in humans in Azerbaijan Republic, distribution of various chemical elements, areas of distribution of anthropogenic and technogenic landscapes and the study of their relationship with the spread of diseases among the population living in these territories.


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