Workshop on Effective Resume Writing

Academic CVs differ from the CVs typically used by non-academics in industry, since it is required to present research, various publications and awarded funding in addition to the various other items contained in a non-academic CV. This workshop provides advice and tips on how best to write a CV for the academic field.

Contents of the workshop

    • Importance of an effective academic resume
    • What to Include in your Researcher Resume
    • How to Write the Researcher Resume Summary Statement
    • How to Write the Researcher Education Section
    • How to Write the Researcher Resume Skills Section
    • How to Write your Honors, Awards and Publications Section
    • Should I Include References in my Researcher Resume?
    • How to Write the Researcher Resume Work Experience Section
    • Researcher Resume Fails: Mistakes to Avoid
    • Action Verbs to Include in Your Researcher Work Experience Section

On 12th July 2019

From 10.50AM to 12.20PM

Resource Person


Professor Daniel D Reidpath
Monash University

Workshop on

Strategic Academic Career Planning

Developing a career as a researcher can mean working hard which may include presenting papers or publishing their hardly done research efforts in conferences. Through career planning workshop we want to help researchers who have just started a new research position or are nearing the end of their research efforts or somewhere in between to build an academic career that can contribute to the creation of new knowledge for the advancement of the discipline. The goal of the workshop is to provide guidance on how to approach the development of a strategic funding plan in the individual research setting.

This workshop will support researchers to work out next steps and plan future within or beyond academia. We invite participants to consider how their research passions and interests align with the University’s areas of strength, what formal University structures exist for acknowledging, resourcing and supporting areas of strength and how their contribution fits with the overall University research plan.

Contents of the workshop:

  • The importance of strategy for enhancing both career and research profile
  • Applying strategy to the individual research setting
  • Applying for research grants
  • Matching project funding opportunities to longer research goals
  • Managing the grant life cycle to build resources and capabilities

Who should attend?

Early and Mid-Career Researchers and postdoctoral researchers who intend to consolidate their research career.

Resource Person

Prof. Hala Madanat
Prof. Hala Madanat
Director of the School of Public Health
San Diego State University
United States

On 12th July 2019

From 10.50AM to 12.20PM

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 2020 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.

Date: 12th July 2019

Time: 4.20p.m – 4.50p.m

[ Audience: All conference participants ]

Dr. Hematram Yadav
Conducted by Conference Co- Chair,
Prof. Dr. Hematram Yadav, Department of Community Medicine, MAHSA University, Malaysia

Workshop on

Scholarly Publications

Dissemination of research findings is an essential part of the scientific research process. Hence, it is of utmost importance for a researcher who is writing a full paper with the aim of publishing in a reputable journal or in a reputable proceeding. Furthermore, getting a paper published in a reputable peer-reviewed journal or proceeding is an important milestone for researchers.

Through the publication workshop, we intend to disseminate knowledge on writing scientific papers and scholarly publications to assist future researchers. All conference participants are welcome to participate in this workshop.

  • On 11th July 2019
  • From 1.00PM – 3.30PM

Resource Person


Dr. Raman Preet
Umeå University, Sweden.

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