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Symposium Speakers

March 29 │ National Taiwan University, Taipei │ 10:20-11:50

Chairs: Shih-Chun Lung 龍世俊


Neha Dahiya (India), Senior Resident Doctor in Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

Quality of life of advanced cervical cancer patients: An experience  from resource limited settings

Chen-Yu Liu 劉貞佑 (Taiwan), Assistant Professor in National Taiwan University 臺灣大學, Taipei, Taiwan

Effects of Prenatal Perfluoroalkyl Substances Exposures on Epigenetics

Wan-Chen Lee 李婉甄 (Taiwan)Assistant Professor in National Taiwan University 臺灣大學, Taipei, Taiwan

How Change in Temperature Would Impact Indoor Particulate Matter Exposure

WeiChun HuangFu 皇甫維君 (Taiwan)Assistant Professor in Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan

Development of Antibody Drug AP001 Against a Novel Tumor Marker Protein AP for Human Cancer Treatment



March 31 │ Tzu Chi University, Hualien │ 10:30-12:00

Chairs: Ingrid Y. Liu 劉怡均


Barbara Burmen (Kenya), Senior Research Officer in Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

Issues to be considered when implementing the standardized Tuberculosis Contact Investigation in a setting with Routine Tuberculosis Contact Invitation: An experience from the Kisumu County, Western Kenya, 2014-2015

Weena Gera (Philippines), Assistant Professor in University of the Philippines Cebu, Cebu City, Philippines

Opportunities and Pitfalls of Open Government Partnership for Sustainable Development: Examining Tripartite Co-Regulation in Philippine Coal Industry

Pei-Luen Lu 呂佩倫 (Taiwan)Assistant Professor in National Taitung University 台東大學, Taitun, Taiwan

Sustainable development of Jhihben Wetland in Taitung

Shun-Ping Huang黃舜平(Taiwan), Associate Professor in Tzu Chi University 慈濟大學, Hualien, Taiwan

Development of new therapeutic strategies and prevention for optic nerve stroke



April 2 │ National Chung Hsing University, Taichung │ 10:30-12:00

Chairs: Hui-Chih Hung 洪慧芝


Natisha Dukhi (South Africa), Research Specialist in Human Sciences Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa 

Obesity pandemic- the role of the school in preventing childhood obesity

Yi-Mei Lin 林宜玫 (Taiwan), Assistant Professor in National Chung Hsing University 中興大學, Taichung, Taiwan

Female-specific effects of genetic variants on the risk of human complex diseases

Chia-Rong Hsieh 謝嘉容 (Taiwan), Assistant Professor in China Medical University 中國醫藥大學, Taichung, Taiwan

A long way to universal health coverage, or not?

Chia-Fen Hsu 許嘉芬 (Taiwan), Assistant Professor in  Chung Shan Medical University 中山醫學大學, Taichung, Taiwan

Myths and facts about Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD): What the research tells us?



April 3 │ National Cheng Kung University, Tainan │ 10:30-12:00

Chairs: Nai-Ying Ko 柯乃熒


Sarva Mangala Praveena (Malaysia), Associate Professor in Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Urban Environmental Pollution and its associated health risks in Malaysia: Exploring the Unknown

I-Ching Chen 陳一菁 (Taiwan), Assistant Professor in National Cheng Kung University 成功大學, Tainan, Taiwan

The shifting nature and the journey toward a sustainable future

Yun-Wen Chen 陳韻雯 (Taiwan)Assistant Professor in National Cheng Kung University 成功大學, Tainan, Taiwan

The association between antidepressant use and diabetes

Rong-Jane Chen 陳容甄 (Taiwan)Assistant Professor in National Cheng Kung University 成功大學, Tainan, Taiwan

Chemopreventive Effects of Pterostilbene against Environmental Toxicants Induced Carcinogenesis