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EAROPH International Conference - Obesity Crisis in Southeast Asia

Date(s): 
Monday 17.04.2017 to Tuesday 18.04.2017
Location: 
United Nations University-International Institute of Global Health, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Join our partner EAROPH in their International Conference: “Obesity Crisis in Southeast Asia: Issues, Challenges, and Policy Pathways"
We are pleased to share with you information on an upcoming event by our partner EAROPH. Their International Conference: “Obesity Crisis in Southeast Asia: Issues, Challenges, and Policy Pathways” is to be held at UNU-IIGH from 17-18 April 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The event is organised by United Nations University-International Institute of Global Health (UNU-IIGH), an member of the EAROPH organization.
 
The call for Abstracts is now open and detailed information is available at here
 
Researchers interested in presenting papers at the conference are invited to send a summary/abstract of their papers in no more than 500 words together with a one page Resume to: iigh-training@unu.edu on or before 25 January 2017.
 
UNU-IIGH shall inform all interested researchers of the status of their abstracts by 1 February 2017. Priority will be given to abstracts of papers that explore the challenges of implementing (global, regional, national) policies aimed at prevention and control of obesity regionally or in any of the ASEAN countries. UNU-IIGH plans to publish papers presented at the conference in an Edited Book or Special Issue of a scholarly journal subject to a successful peer review.
 
Any inquiries concerning the conference should be addressed to this email: iigh-training@unu.edu