Call for Abstracts : International Conference: "Obesity Crisis in Southeast Asia: Issues, Challenges, and Policy Pathways"

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Dear fellow researchers,

Warm greetings from the World Assembly of Youth (WAY) headquarters in Melaka, Malaysia!

We are pleased to inform you that International Institute of Global Health at the United Nations University (UNU-IIGH) is calling for potential researchers to present abstracts of their papers on the International Conference: “Obesity Crisis in Southeast Asia: Issues, Challenges, and Policy Pathways” to be held at UNU-IIGH from 17th –18th  April 2017Researchers 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@... on or before 25th January 2017.

UNU-IIGH shall inform all interested researchers of the status of their abstracts by 1st 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.

Detailed information is available at http://iigh.unu.edu/events/international-conference-obesity-crisis-in-southeast-asia-issues-challenges-and-policy-pathways.html#overview

Any inquiries concerning the conference should be addressed to this Email: iigh-training@...