2017 Kyoto Global Conference for Rising Public Health Researchers “Interdisciplinary Approach and Collaboration for Health for All”

Welcome address Shinji Uemoto (Dean, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)


December 6th to December 7th, 2017
Graduate School
Graduate School of Medicine
Inamori Hall & Yamauchi Hall, ShiranKaikan, Kyoto University

December 6, 2017

Opening Session – Welcome addresses
1 Shinji Uemoto (Dean, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University) Video
2 Takeo Nakayama (Dean, Kyoto University School of Public Health) Video

Keynote Speeches
3 “Global health in the context of population ageing: A research agenda”
Dr. Sarah Louise Barber (Director, WHO Centre for Health Development, Kobe) Video

Session 1 – Health system and care
Session chairs: Noriko Sasaki (Kyoto University) and Shou-Hsia Cheng (National Taiwan University)
4 “Service-level selection: Strategic risk selection in Medicare advantage in response to risk adjustment”
Sungchul Park (Kyoto University and University of Washington) Video
5 “Standard of the Thai traditional medicine service in health promoting hospitals in northern part of Thailand”
Sasikorn Songkumchum (Mahidol University) Video
6 “The change in geographic distribution and patterns of inpatient care in Taiwan’s small hospitals, 2004-2013”
Raymond Kuo (National Taiwan University) Video
7 “Tell your doctor more and get better treatment? Experimental evidence from rural Senegal”
Roxanne J. Kovacs (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) Video

Session 2 – Detection and prevention of diseases and their societal context
Session chairs: Teeranee Techasrivichien (Kyoto University) and Steven Cummins (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
8 “Socio-cultural and contextual factors related to vaccine hesitancy issues on childhood immunization programs: A Malaysian parents’ experience”
Nur Hazreen Binti Mohd Hasni (Kyoto University) Video
9 “Performance of verbal autopsy methods in estimating HIV-associated mortality among adults in South Africa”
Aaron Karat (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) Video
10 “What is the need for Primary Eye Care in the Rwandan Population?”
Tess Bright (London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine) Video
11 “An integrative study on genetic and environmental determinants of chronic kidney disease in the North Central Region of Sri Lanka”
Shanika Nanayakkara (University of Sydney and Kyoto University Alumnus) Video

Session 3 – Poster Presentation
12 Poster Presentation Video

Session 4 – Industrial activities and health
Session chairs: Hsiao-Yu Yang (National Taiwan University) and Kanchana Rungsihirunrat (Chulalongkorn University)
13 “Serum metabolomics study of residents living near a petrochemical complex in Taiwan”
Chi-Hsin Sally Chen (National Taiwan University) Video
14 “Assessment of exposure to carcinogens among the work community in manufacturing sector – A Malaysian study”
Jaseema Begum (University of Malaya) Video
15 “Optimum plantation area of Thai tapioca industry for food versus fuel productions based on sustainable development approach”
Thanakrit Neamhom (Mahidol University) Video


December 7, 2017

Session 5 – Environmental safety: water and air
Session chairs: Koji Harada (Kyoto University) and Mathuros Tipayamongkholgul (Mahidol University)
16 “Using Google Maps to assess endemic fluoride areas in Lamphun province, Thailand”
Nonthaphat Theerawasttanasiri (Chulalongkorn University) Video
17 “Disaster drinking water treatment unit: Case study in Nepal”
Bunyarit Panyapinyopol (Mahidol University) Video
18 “Modeling temporal and spatial variability of traffic-related air pollution in Taipei metropolis, Taiwan: Hourly land use regression models for PM 2.5”
Jui-huan Lee (National Taiwan University) Video

Session 6 – Poster Presentation
19 Poster Presentation

Session 7 – Health and Quality Of Life
Session chairs: Norio Watanabe (Kyoto University) and Suneetha Kadiyala (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
20 “Quality of life and its associated factors among elderly nursing home residents in Indonesia”
Bayu Anggileo Pramesona (Chulalongkorn University) Video
21 “Effect of posttraumatic stress disorder on sleep quality and quality of life among urban firefighters, Thailand”
Chinchuta Khumtong (Chulalongkorn University) Video
22 “The PEACE Initiative – Addressing elder abuse and neglect using an interdisciplinary approach”
Raudah Yunus (University of Malaya) Video23 “Knowledge translation: Connecting knowledge creators to the world”
Muhd Zulfadli Hafiz Ismail (University of Malaya) Video

24 Best poster presentation award ceremony and closing
Moderated by Takeo Nakayama (Kyoto University) Video

Satellite session
25 “Evaluation of the impact of a 10 pence levy on sugar-sweetened beverages on sales of non-alcoholic beverages within a national chain of restaurants in the UK: interrupted time series analysis of a natural experiment”
Steven Cummins (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) Video
26 “Current understanding of agriculture-food systems in low and middle income countries and research needs”
Suneetha Kadiyala (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine) Video
27 “Innovation in conducting policy relevant population health research learning from cross-national comparisons: The Health Systems and New Models of Care Core (HSMCC), The Singapore Population HEalth ImpRovement Centre (SPHERiC)”
Helena Legido-Quigley (National University of Singapore Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health) Video