CALL FOR PAPERS 

The 7th International Graduate Students Conference on Population
and Public Health Sciences (IGSCPP)

 

June 10, 2016
Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand


          The 7th IGSCPP welcomes the submission of abstracts (not more than 400 words) for original contributions to the field of population and public health sciences for oral presentation in the scientific sessions. All submitted abstracts will go through a double blind, peer-review process carried out by a review panel. Authors will be notified regarding abstract acceptances by May 23, 2016.

         All successful presenters of abstracts will be invited to submit full papers (maximum 10 pages including graphs and tables) for publication in the Journal of Health Research.

 

VENUE :

Conference Room 220, Institute Building 2, College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Phayathai Road, Bangkok Thailand

ORGANIZERS:

1. College of Public Health Sciences (CPHS), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok.
2. ASEAN Institute for Health Development (AIHD), Mahidol University, Salaya, Nakhon Pathom.
3. Institute for Population and Social Research (IPSR), Mahidol University, Salaya, Nakhon Pathom.

THE OBJECTIVES OF THE 7th IGSCPP ARE:

• To promote cooperative academic activities under the memorandum of understanding between the Institute for Population and Social Research, the ASEAN Institute of Health Development, Mahidol University and the College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University.
• To provide graduate students, faculty, and researchers with opportunities for developing and presenting academic paper and research at a national and international conference.
• To enhance the quality of research in Population and Public Health in order to reach international standards.
• To disseminate graduate student research among research communities to benefit the public at both national and international levels.

PARTICIPANTS:

• Graduate students, researchers and staff from organizer institutions i.e. AIHD, IPSR and CPHS.
• Graduate students, researchers and staff from Chulalongkorn and Mahidol University Health Sciences’ faculties and other faculties, e.g., Medicine, Nursing, Pharmaceutical Science, Dentistry, Sport Science, Allied Health Sciences, and Communication Arts.
• Public Health and Public Health Sciences Institutes Network in Thailand
• Students and academic staff from partner universities of CPHS such as University Brunei Darussalam (UBD), National University of Singapore, Hong Kong University, University of Tokyo, Kyoto University, and the University of Health Sciences, Vientiane, Lao PDR and other academic institutions.

CONFERENCE TOPICS:

• Population and Demography, Aging and Migration 
• Public Health, Public Health Sciences and Health Social Science
• Primary Health Care, Global Health, Health Care Management, and Longterm Care System
• Reproductive, Sexual Health and Sexuality
• Environmental and Occupational Health
• Health System Research
• Health Policy and Administration
• Sustainable Development Goal
• One Health 

TYPE OF PRESENTATION: Oral Presentations

LANGUAGE: English

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION :

The abstracts should not exceed 400 words, and will be accepted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. CC:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. between March - May 10, 2016. Abstract submitters will be notified of decisions by May 23, 2016 via e-mail.


All abstracts will be judged on the following criteria by a team of peer reviewers:

• Relevance to National/International Health Initiatives.
• Relevance to the conference theme.
• Originality: Presentation of new ideas or expansion of existing ideas.
• Implementation Experience: How widely can it be used?
• Clarity of Writing: Does the abstract present the proposed scope
and purpose in an organized, well-written manner?
• Quality: Accuracy and completeness of the abstract proposal.
• Importance: Value to public health and/or population issues.
• Overall: Rating based on reviewer’s general impression of proposal.

Each abstract submitted must have a contact identified including an e-mail address, phone number and postal address. Please e-mail any contact information changes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. CC:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR MANUSCRIPT:

INSTRUCTION FOR AUTHORS, please go to www.jhealthres.org.
For more information, e-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

REGISTRATION :

All participants and presenters are welcome to register between March to May 31, 2016 free of charge including registration fee, abstract book, lunch & coffee break and conference material.(90 seats)


BEST STUDENT PRESENTATION AWARDS :

Awards for the best student presentation and the best paper will be conferred at the conference. (In order to qualify for these awards, the paper must be presented at the conference.)

KEY DATES:

May 10, 2016 Deadline for submission of abstract.
May 23, 2016 Announcement of papers selected for oral presentation.
May 27, 2016 Deadline for paper revision.
May 31, 2016 Deadline for registration.

SECRETARIAT OFFICE:

Ms. Natawan Deelertyuenyong
College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University
Institute Building 3, Phayathai Road, Bangkok 10330
Tel : 02 218 8190, Fax : 02 218 8195, 02 255 6046
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FURTHER INFORMATION:

Please contact: Montakarn Chuemchit, Ph.D.
College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University
Institute Building 2, Phayathai Road, Bangkok 10330
Tel : 66 2 218 8439 Fax : 66 2 253 2395
Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Website: www.igscpp.org, www.cphs.chula.ac.th 

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