Special Features

Networking Dinner and Cultural Show

A complementary package for the all-conference participants of International Conference on Public Health will be arranged in the form of a networking dinner for the betterment of the society at large. The event includes a cultural show which represents the heritage of the hosting country. Furthermore, participants will be given a chance to showcase their cultural performances with the fellow conference participants during the cultural show. Public health conference dinner will be an immense opportunity for all the participants to build new connections to strengthen their ongoing and future research interests through collaboration. It is aimed to provide a fruitful time of networking and pleasure for the participants of this special featured event.

  • Date:  19th July 2018
  • Time: 19:00 – 23:00
  • Venue: Hotel Windsor Suites & Convention (Conference venue)

 

  • Tickets:

The Conference Dinner is included in the full conference registration.

Additional tickets ($50 per person) can be purchased by day delegates or for accompanying guests

Publication Workshop

Dissemination of research findings is an essential part of the scientific research process, and writing in scientific journal is a means of communication of the research findings. Getting a paper published in a well-respected peer-reviewed journal is an important goal for any researcher. The workshop commences its valuable moment with the purpose of publishing papers in high-impact journals. The workshop will be conducted by experience key person in publication field. Researches and students earned valuable experiences through this workshop. The workshop also guides participants to reach and submit the proceedings to be indexed in the world class high reputed journals like SCOPUS, Thomson Reuters and Google Scholar.

Resource Person

Topic: “ New Topics for Publication: Global Perspective ”

Paulo Moreira, PhD

Princeton Healthcare International (Director for Europe; Senior Associate for China), Atlanta, USA.
Editor-in-Chief International Journal of Healthcare Management, Taylor & Francis, Oxford, UK.

  • Date – 19th July 2018
  • Audience – All Conference participants (Free entrance for conference participants)

Conference Chair Workshop

A workshop will be arranged by the Conference Chair to discuss on the outcomes and get feedback of the Conference. Moreover, the plans to be executed when organizing for ICOPH 2019 will be discussed during the workshop providing an opportunity for participants to share their views and voice their suggestions in terms of the conference theme, venue, dates, featured events and any other applicable areas. The workshop will provide an insight to deliver the future conferences in fruitful way with the outputs received by Conference Chair, Participants and Organizers.

More Details :

  • Date:  21st July 2018

public health conference Chair Workshop

Call for workshops

Researchers and Practitioners in the field of public health are invited to submit proposals for workshops on topics in the field on or before 15th May 2018. The Organizing Committee will determine the final list of accepted workshops based on the workshop proposal and availability of time, space and facilities.

Prospective workshop organizers are requested to follow the guidelines below and are encouraged to contact the organizing committee for any questions.

 workshops in public health conference

Each proposal should consist of the following two parts:

 

  1. A short scientific justification of the proposed topic (preferably innovative ideas and concepts, its significance, and the particular benefits of the workshop to the community, as well as a list of previous or related workshops (if relevant).
  2. An organizational part including:
  • Contact information for the workshop organizers
  • Proposed format and agenda (e.g. paper presentations, tutorials, demo sessions, etc.)
  • Potential invited speakers
  • Duration (which may vary from one day to two days)
  • Preferred time period.
  1. Deadline for the proposal submission – 15th May 2018
  2. Send your proposal to aadhavan@tiikm.com

Contact Person: Mr. Aadhavan Varatharajan
Hotline: +94 755 408 371
TP: +94 11 3098521/2
Email: aadhavan@tiikm.com

Call for Exhibitions

The vision of revolutionize the Asian research culture the, the International Institute of Knowledge Management declares the commencement of the Education Expo which will be conducted in parallel to the 4th International Conference on Public Health (ICOPH 2018). The exhibition will be a precious occasion where world class academia, the industry professionals, government officials from the professional bodies, policy makers, public health consultants, all other stake holders and researchers engage together for a common goal at single platform which will be amalgamated like a world class extravaganza. All enthusiastic public health promoting organizations are welcome to make this exhibition fruitful and meaningful while acquiring spaces at the exhibition for stalls representing your unique fields of interest (Ex – Pharmaceutical products, medical equipment) among intercontinental gathering.

  • Deadline for the proposal submission – 15th May 2018.
  • Send your proposal to aadhavan@tiikm.com

Contact Person: Mr. Aadhavan Varatharajan
Hotline: +94 755 408 371
TP: +94 11 3098521/2
Email: aadhavan@tiikm.com

public health Exhibitions

Representatives are required to send respective proposals to the organizing committee on or before 15th May 2018.The proposals will be selected first come first serve basis and senders will be communicated at that time. Eligible candidates are encouraged to conduct stalls representing respective entities that share their priceless outcomes and products among truly world class delegates and key profiles around the world.

Students’ session

Student session is organized specially targeting undergraduates, post graduate students and PhD students participating for the conference. All the student participants of the conference will be allocated to this special session and will present their research findings under this session.

research findings

As a part of the Students’ session, “ The Best Student Researcher ” will be selected from the oral presentations delivered at the conference as to motivate the young researchers to pursue their research interests. This would be conducted parallel to the other sessions and the students interested are encouraged to participate and obtain the maximum output during the conference period.

Round Table Discussion

The round table discussion of the 4th International conference on Public Health is a special feature for the delegates of the conference. Round table discussion would provide a great platform for the delegates to discuss and share their insights on the trends, issues, possible solutions to prevailing concerns in the field of public health. This would be conducted parallel to the other sessions and the delegates interested are encouraged to participate and gain the maximum output during conference period.

  • Date – 20th July 2018
  • Time – 05.00 p.m. – 06.00 p.m.
  • Audience – Delegates (Free entrance for all delegates of the conference)

Special Features


BACKGROUND OF THE DISCUSSION

The round table discussion of ICOPH 2018 will be discussed on the Sustainable Development Goals, specially focusing the “Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages and the health targets for SDG 3”

Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being for all at all ages is essential to sustainable development. Significant strides have been made in increasing life expectancy and reducing some of the common killers associated with child and maternal mortality. Major progress has been made on increasing access to clean water and sanitation, reducing malaria, tuberculosis, polio and the spread of HIV/AIDS. However, many more efforts are needed to fully eradicate a wide range of diseases and address many different persistent and emerging health issues.

Discussion Areas

 

“ The goals within a goal: Health targets for SDG 3 ”

  • What will be the barriers each country would face when achieving these targets in 2030’s?
  • How to overcome those barriers? What are the measures that can be taken?
  • The role of Governments and Industries.
  • How scientific research can support the achievement of the targets in 2030’s.

The goals within a goal: Health targets for SDG 3

  • By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100 000 live births.
  • By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1000 live births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1000 live births.
  • By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases.
  • By 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being.
  • Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol.
  • By 2030 halve the number of global deaths and injuries from road traffic accidents.
  • By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes
  • Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.
  • By 2030, substantially reduce the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination.
  • Strengthen the implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in all countries, as appropriate.
  • Support the research and development of vaccines and medicines for the communicable and non-communicable diseases that primarily affect developing countries, provide access to affordable essential medicines and vaccines, in accordance with the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and Public Health, which affirms the right of developing countries to use to the full the provisions in the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights regarding flexibilities to protect public health, and, in particular, provide access to medicines for all.
  • Substantially increase health financing and the recruitment, development, training and retention of the health workforce in developing countries, especially in least developed countries and Small Island developing States.
  • Strengthen the capacity of all countries, in particular developing countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks.
Rusli Bin Nordin

Prof. Dr. Rusli Bin Nordin
[ Moderator ]

Professor of Occupational Health
Clinical School Johor Bahru
Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences,
Monash University Malaysia

Students’ Gathering

What Makes A Good Research Question?


 

All student participants of the conference are invited to join the student’s gathering in ICOPH 2018 to address and share their valuable views towards respective fields of Public Health particularly focusing on the topic “What makes a good research question?”

Student participants from national and global arena will have a fruitful networking opportunity which will be an investment for their future and they will raise their voice for their questions regarding creating a good research question and ways to develop it until you achieve a significant research outcome.

Concerning attention towards this addressable topic, the forum will be commenced with student researches and other youth participants. Discussion will aim to identify key features of a good research question while mainly focusing on,

 

  • What makes a good research question?
  • How do real researchers come up with their questions?

  • Date – 19th July 2018
  • Time – 05.30 p.m. – 06.30 p.m.
  • Audience – Students (Free entrance for all student participants)

Moreover, participants will be asked to create research questions related to Public Health in a collaborative small group activity at the student gathering. Students are also encouraged to bring their own research questions and get feedback.

This gathering will be a great opportunity for the participants to improve their skills and strengths in the research field and to identify the good research questions.

The student gathering will be enriched by the views and ideas representing all continents and several regions of the world. This intercontinental moment provides the students to learn and examine the addressable diverse in this sphere with analytical skills in developing their upcoming research ideas.

 

Dr. Keith Buckley
[Moderator]

Director of Physical and Health Education
Rollins College Winter Park
USA

Dr.  Buckley is a Professor who has taught in the Health and Physical Education department for the last 15 years at Rollins College… He earned his Doctorate in Education from the University of Central Florida in 2003 specializing in Instructional technology. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Crummer School of Business at Rollins College (1995) and earned his undergraduate degree from Rollins College.