2nd Conference on Public Health and Food Safety in Asia (COPHA) 2015 Hiroshima

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  • As host, PRESDA Foundation is pleased to welcome you to Hiroshima, Japan from March 29 – 31, 2015 to attend the Second Conference on Public Health and Food Safety in Asia (COPHA 2015) to be held at the Mitsui Garden Hotel Hiroshima. Our theme for this year is Unity in Community.

    2015 marks an important precipice in the global effort to improve public health and food safety because this year is the deadline for the Millennium Development Goals set by the United Nations. The aim of this conference is to not only draw awareness to Asia, but to all regions of the world that face the ongoing challenges related to maintaining good health, preventing disease associated with water and food borne illnesses and, of course, educating the public.

    Our theme Unity in Community will serve as platform for sharing research, discussing issues and networking. COPHA 2015 is an excellent opportunity for health managers, physicians, nurses, healthcare administrators, researchers, academics, medical students, humanitarian aid workers, policy makers, non-​profit professionals and related healthcare specialists to share their experiences.

    Featured Presentations

    • Health Behavior of Japanese Young Adult Cancer Survivors in the Peer Support Groups
      Akemi Torobu – Prefectual University of Hiroshima, Japan; Kayo Kamoshita, Prefectual University of Hiroshima, Japan
    • Contribution of Respite Care to the Sense of Independence among Disabled Children
      Kazuyo Funakoshi – Kagawa Prefectural University of Health Sciences, Japan; Ikuko Sobue, Hiroshima University, Japan
    • Review of literature on the effectiveness of pacifiers among preterm infants
      Hiroko Uematsu – Takamatsu Red Cross Hospital, Hiroshima University, Japan; Ikuko Sobue, Hiroshima University, Japan
    • The Quality Development System for the Chronic Care Model at the Tambon Health Promoting Hospital in Northeast Thailand
      Vorapoj Promasatayaprot – Mahasarakham University, Thailand; Sumattana Glangkarn, Faculty of Public Health, Mahasarakham University, Thailand
    • Impact of Statins Combined with Ezetimibe on the Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Population-​based Cohort Study in Taiwan
      Jui Wang – National Taiwan University, Taiwan; Kuo-​Liong Chien, National Taiwan University, Republic of China; Zhen-​Fang Lin, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

    Conference Topics

    The conference will focus on the following topic areas:

    • Accessibility to Healthcare
    • Agriculture and Aquaculture
    • Alcohol, Tobacco and Drug Abuse
    • CSR in Public Health
    • Environmental Protection
    • Food Allergy Research and Education
    • Food and Water Security
    • Food Chemistry
    • Food Culture, Heritage and Identity
    • Food Fermentation
    • Food Gastronomy
    • Food and Hygiene
    • Food Irradiation
    • Food Labeling and Marketing
    • Food Packaging
    • Food Poisoning and Safety
    • Food Processing and Technology
    • Food Production Sustainability
    • Health Economics
    • Maternal and Child Health
    • Mental Health
    • Nutrition and Malnutrition
    • Occupational and Industrial Health
    • Population and Aging Health
    • Public Health and Climate
    • Public Health Dentistry
    • Public Health Education
    • Public Health Engineering
    • Public Health Management
    • Public Health Nursing
    • Public Health Pharmacy
    • Public Health Promotion
    • Public Health Research
    • Public Health Systems
    • Public Health Technology
    • Urban Public Health
    • Veterinary Public Health
    • Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
    • Other Areas (Please Specify)

    Organizing Committee

    • Luis Maria Bo-​ot, Ph.D. – Professor, National Institute of Physics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, The Philippines
    • Mingjing Guo, Ph.D. – School of Economics and Management, China University of Geosciences, P.R. China
    • John Latzo – Professor, Div. of Humanities & Social Sciences, POSTECH, S. Korea
    • Bhimaraya Metri, Ph.D. – Professor of Operations Management, International Management Institute, Former Dean of MDI & SSBS
    • Salvador Peniche-​Camps, Ph.D. – Professor of Environmental Economics, Department of Economics, University of Guadalajara, Mexico
    • Prawit Puddhanon, Ph.D. – Dean, Faculty of Agricultural Production, Maejo University, Thailand
    • Martin G. Romero-​Morett, Ph.D. – Professor and Chair, Department of Economics, University of Guadalajara, Mexico
    • Michael Sasaoka – Special Programs Director, ESD Focus, The PRESDA Foundation of Japan, Academic Director, TIER A Research Center, Japan
    • John Stayton – Executive Director, Graduate and Professional Programs, School of Business and Economics, Sonoma State University, USA
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