BIT’s 4th Annual Global Health Conference 2016 (AGHC-2016)
★ Scientific Program

 

  BIT's 4th Annual Global Health Conference-2016

Time: November 18-20, 2016
Venue: Kaohsiung, Taiwan

 

Opening Ceremony and Plenary Forum

Part I: Opening Ceremony
Time: 09:00-09:10, November 18th, 2016 (Friday), Place: Room 305, 3rd Floor, KEC
Opening Address by conferences Organizers

Part II: Keynote Speech
Time: 09:10-10:10, November 18th, 2016 (Friday), Place: Room 305, 3rd Floor, KEC
Dr. Yvonne van Amerongen-Heijer, Founder of De Hogeweyk, the Netherland

Part III: Panel Discussion
Time: 10:10-11:10, November 18, 2016 (Friday), Place: Room 305, 3rd Floor, KEC

Dr. Hideaki Fujita, Founder of Japan Care Welfare Group, Japan
Dr. Ching-Kuan Liu, President of Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
Dr. Wen-Jeng Wu, Superintendent of Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital, Taiwan
Ms. Yu-Ching Yao, Director of Social Affairs Bureau of Kaohsiung City Government, Taiwan

  

Part IV: Plenary Forum
Time: 11:10-12:30, November 18, 2016 (Friday)
Place: Room 305, 3rd Floor, KEC

11:10-11:30

Title: Nutritional Diets Accelerate Amyloid Beta Metabolism and Prevent the Induction of Chronic Diseases and Alzheimer’s Disease
Dr. Ian Martins, Principal Research Fellow, Edith Cowan University, Australia

11:30-11:50

Title: Dental Treatment for Old Aged Specific Illnesses Such As Dementia or Patients Who Are Bedridden
Dr. Yoshiro Fujii, Director, Shin Kobe Dental Clinic, Japan

11:50-12:10

Title:Fate and Effects of Dioxins and Related Polyhalogenated Compounds on the Global Food Supply

Dr. Roger Gilpin, Professor, Wright State University, USA

12:10-12:30

Title: Healthcare Engineering - Inspiring Engineering Minds to Advance Human Health
Dr. Ming-Chien Chyu,
Founding President, Healthcare Engineering Alliance Society, USA

 

Session 1: Epidemiology and Public Health
Time: 14:00-17:35,November 18, 2016 (Friday)
Place: Room 303d, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Doris Y.P. Leung, Assistant Professor, The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

14:00-14:25

 Title: Promotional Materials of Colorectal Cancer Screening among Older Adults: Informing or Frightening?
Dr. Doris Y.P. Leung, Assistant Professor, The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

14:25-14:50

Title: Vitamin D Deficiency and Chronic Diseases (with Emphasis on Cardiovascular Diseases and Type 2 Diabetes)
Dr. Hong C. Lai, Associate Professor, Department Radiology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, USA

14:50-15:15

Title: Novel Persistent Products Significantly Reduce In-Vivo Transmission of Transient Pathogens
Mr. Jesse Cozean, Vice President, Innovative BioDefense, Inc., USA

15:15-15:40

Title: The Intersection of Social Work Education and Integrated Behavioral Health in School-Based Wellness Centers
Dr. Marleen Wong, Senior Associate Dean & Director of Field Education, School of Social Work, University of Southern California, USA

15:40-15:55

Coffee Break

16:55-16:20

Title: Factors Associated with Mothers Not Vaccinating Their Children against Mumps in Japan
Dr. Y. Tsuchiya, Adjunct Researcher , Advanced Research Center for Human Science, Waseda University, Japan

16:20-16:45

Title: Wide Spectrum of Nutritional Status of Children in Developing Countries

Dr. Laxmi Kant Bharti, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, India

16:45-17:15

Title: Understanding Risk Factors of HIV/ AIDS among the Most-at-risk Populations in Vietnam
Dr. Patricia C. Lee, Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, Griffith University, Australia

17:15-17:35

Title: Correlational Study of Pet Attachment and Stressin Chinese Adults Aged 18 to 70
Dr. Cynthia Wu, Senior Teaching Fellow, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China

 

Session 2: Chronic Diseases Healthcare (I)
Time: 14:00-17:35,November 18, 2016 (Friday)
Place: Room 303e, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Joanne Ramadge, CEO, Australian Diabetes Educators Association, Australia

14:00-14:25

Title: Credentialled Diabetes Educators Make a Difference to Outcomes for People with Diabetes
Dr. Joanne Ramadge, CEO, Australian Diabetes Educators Association, Australia

14:25-14:50

Title: Understanding and Supporting Children of Parents with Chronic Physical Illness
Dr. Cliff Yung-Chi Chen, Assistant Professor, Queens College of the City University of New York (CUNY), USA

14:50-15:15

Title: The Cardio-protective Effect of A Novel DPP-4 Inhibitor in Patients with Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Dr. Takehiro Hashikata, Assistant Professor, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Japan

15:15-15:40

Title: The Burden of Obesity in Asia Pacific
Ms. Joyce Tsao, HEMA Lead, Johnson & Johnson Medical, Taiwan

15:40-15:55

Coffee Break

15:55-16:20

Title: The Effectiveness of Regular Leisure-time Physical Activities on Long-term Glycemic Control in People with Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Dr. Lee-Wen Pai, Director, China Medical University, Taiwan

16:20-16:45

Title: Obesity Childhood Family Treatment in a Practical Clinical Setting Using a Systemic Solution-Focused Brief Therapy Model. (SFBT)
Mrs. Ywonne Peterson, Family Therapist, TMK Konsult AB, Sweden

16:45-17:10

Title: Management of Subclinical Hypothyroidism during Pregnancy
Dr. Yukiko Nakata, Assistant Professor, Osaka University, Japan

17:10-17:35

Title: Obesity Associated Chronic Diseases
Dr. Neena Srivastava, Professor, Department of Physiology, King George's Medical University, India

 

Session 3: Chronic Diseases Healthcare (II)
Time: 09:00-12:35, November 19, 2016 (Saturday)
Place: Room 303d, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Kim Loh, Senior Research Officer, St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research, Australia

09:00-09:20

Title: Managing Carbohydrate Intake Mainly from Rice Is Feasible and Useful in Glycemic Control for Japanese People with Diabetes Mellitus
Dr. Yuji Aoki, Director of Outpatient Department, National Hospital Organization Matsumoto Medical Center, Japan

09:20-09:40

Title: Understanding a Novel Mechanism for Improving β-cell Function and Islet Transplantation Outcomes
Dr. Kim Loh, Senior Research Officer, St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research, Australia
 09:40-10:00

Title: Predictors of Self-Management among People with Poorly Controlled Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: do Illness Perceptions or Self-Efficacy Really matter?
Dr. Abdul-Razak Abubakari, Lecturer, School of Health and Life Sciences (London Campus) Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

10:00-10:20

Title: Central Circadian Dopamine Activation Ameliorates Metabolic Syndrome and Improves Type 2 Diabetes
Dr. Shuqin Luo, Lead Scientist, VeroScience LLC, USA

10:20-10:40

Title: The Times They are-a-changin`: What are the Golden Expectations for Type 2 Diabetes Knowledge and Care?
Dr. Jose Mario Franco de Oliveira, Associate Professor, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil

10:40-10:55

Coffee Break

10:55-11:15

Title: The Predictive Value of Auricular Reflective Points and the Metabolic Syndrome (MS) in Chinese Population
Dr. Lorna K.P. Suen, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong,China

11:15-11:35

Title: The Use of Aromatherapy to Relieve Chronic Pain for the Elderly: a Feasibility Study
Dr. Margaret M.L. Pau, Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences, Caritas Institute of Higher Education, China

11:35-11:55

Title: A Comprehensive Summary of Care Processes and Ambulatory Care Sensitive Preventable Hospitalisations
Dr. Alain Vanasse, Full Professor, University of Sherbrooke, Canada

11:55-12:15

Title: Benefit Cost Analysis of Three Skin Cancer Public Education Mass-media Campaigns Implemented in New South Wales, Australia
Dr. Christopher Doran, Professor, Central Queensland University, Australia

12:15-12:35

Title: National Strategies and Implementation in K.S.A. to Overcome Chronic Disease Risk "Aseer Region Model"
Dr. Bandar AL-Asmari, Family Medicine Consultant, Family Medicine Saudi Board Joint Program South Region. KSA

 

Session 4: Health Informatics, Healthcare Innovation, Management, and Quality
Time: 09:00-10:40, November 19, 2016 (Saturday)
Place: Room 303e, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. KuoYuan Hwa, Director, The Center for Biomedical Industries, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

09:00-09:20

Title: Innovative Ways to Reduce Pain and the Risk of Neurotoxicity in the Patient Scheduled for Surgery
Dr. Franklin Chiao, Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA

09:20-09:40

Title: Essential Features of a Training Programme for Health Volunteers
Dr. Linda Lee, Associate Professor, The Open University of Hong Kong, China

09:40-10:00
Title: What Can Informatics Technology Do for Healthcare Quality and Equality?
Dr. KuoYuan Hwa, Director, The Center for Biomedical Industries, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan

10:00-10:20

Title: The Key to Managing and Innovating Teaching and Learning in the NursLabs: What Are Nursing Students Saying to Us?
Dr.Diana Y.C.Tsang, Lecturer and Laboratory Nurse Coordinator, School of Health Sciences, Caritas Institute of Higher Education, China

10:20-10:40 Title: CanDi: A Malaysian-tailored Dietary Smartphone App for Cancer Patients and Survivors
Dr. Pei Lin Lua, Head, Community Health Research Cluster, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA), Malaysia

 

Session 5: Precision Medicine and Translational Medicine
Time: 10:55-12:10, November 19, 2016 (Saturday)
Place: Room 303e, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Victor Chaban, Professor, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science and University of California, Los Angeles, USA

10:55-11:20

Title: Unraveling The Enigma of Chronic Visceral Pain
Dr. Victor Chaban, Professor, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science and University of California, Los Angeles, USA

11:20-11:45

Title: Precision Medicine, Moving Beyond Cancer
Dr. Chung-Fan Lee, Manager, Division of Development & Planning, Genetics Generation Advancement, GGA Corp., Taiwan

11:45:12:10 Title: Bcl-xL Deamidation: An Insight into Its Mechanism for Development of Novel Precision Medicine
Dr. So Hee Dho, Researcher, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, South Korea

 

Session 6: Gynecological Issues in Women Health and Maternal Newborn Health
Time: 14:00-15:40, November 19, 2016 (Saturday)
Place: Room 303d, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Thomas T. Chen, Professor, Santa Monica College, USA

14:00-14:25

Title: Current Treatments of Menopausal Symptoms
Dr. Thomas T. Chen, Professor, Santa Monica College, USA

14:25-14:50

Title: Maternal Blood: A Window Into the Neonatal Immune System
Dr. Brice Gaudilliere, Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University, USA

14:50-15:15

Title: Should Women Be Treated With Androgens
Dr. Bruce R. Carr, Professor, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA

15:15-15:40

Title: Noninvasive Prenatal Diagnosis of Beta Thalassemias in Southern Part of Turkey; Detection Paternal Alleles in Cell-free Fetal DNA Using High Resolution Melting Analysis
Dr. Ebru Dündar Yenilmez, Assistant Lecturer, Cukurova University,Turkey

  

Session 7: Mental Health
Time: 15:55-17:35,November 19, 2016 (Saturday)
Place: Room 303d, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Rong Zhang, Research Associate / Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital Boston / USA & Visiting Professor / Kyushu University / Japan & Professor / North-West University / China

15:55-16:20

Title: The Use of Ecological Momentary Assessment to Understand Everyday Social Experience of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Dr. Yu-Wei Chen, Lecturer, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia

16:20-16:45

Title: Stress and Anxiety, Updated Neural Mechanism

Dr. Rong Zhang, Research Associate / Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital Boston / USA & Visiting Professor / Kyushu University / Japan & Professor / North-West University / China

16:45-17:10

Title: Neurocognitive Disorders in Mexico, from Expectation to Reality
Dr. Mariana Chávez-Cervantes, Medical Resident, Hospital Psiquiátrico Fray Bernardino Álvarez, México

17:10-17:35 Title: Approach of Mental Health from a Public Health Perspective
Dr. Lina Diaz-Castro, Instructor, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico

 

Session 8: Pediatrics and Child Health
Time: 14:00-17:55, November 19, 2016 (Saturday)
Place: Room 303e, 3rd Floor, KEC

Chair

Dr. Satid Thammasitboon, Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, USA

14:00-14:20

Title: Malnutrition and Pediatric Cardiac Disease: What Do We Know?
Dr. Jorge A. Coss-Bu, Associate Professor & Director, Division of Critical Care, Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, USA

14:20-14:40

Title: The Potential Role of Hyaluronic Acid in Upper Airway Inflammation in the Pediatric Population
Dr. Valentina Grimaldi, General Practice Pediatrician, Unit of Otolaryngology, University Campus Bio-Medico, Italy

14:40-15:00

Title: Modeling Expert Thinking: A Key to Superior Diagnostic Reasoning in Daily Practices
Dr. Satid Thammasitboon, Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, USA

15:00-15:20 Title: Childhood Allergy among Malaysian Children
Dr. Nor Azlina Mohammad Rashid, Associate Professor in Paediatrics & Neonatology, Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences, Malaysia

15:20-15:40

Title: Experience Sharing - Caring of Children with Procedural Pain in the Acute Setting and How It Benefits Cost Orientated Environment
Ms. Mei Ling Yeh, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service, Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Australia
15:40-15:55

Coffee Break

15:55-16:15

Title: Lung-Kidney Interaction: Its Association with Ventilator-associated Complications

Dr. Jarin Vaewpanich, Program Director, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand

16:15-16:35

Title: The Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Kidney Disease in Children
Dr. Yee-Hsuan Chiou, Associated Professor & Director, Department of Pediatrics, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan

16:35-16:55

Title: Family Centered Care for Young Cancer Patients and Their Families
Dr. Mary McGowan, Community Liaison Manager, Children's Cancer Centre, The Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Australia
16:55-17:15

Title: Role of Pediatricians in Child Health Care - Integrated Care for Child Development, Rare Diseases and Child Abuse / Neglect
Dr. Jeng-Dau Tsai, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taiwan

17:15-17:35

Title: The Place of Health Design for Health Promotion: the Pediatrics Design Process Focus in Humanization at Santa Casa's Hospital– Brazil
Dr. Janice Gomes Zumba, Professor, FASA University and FIP University, Brazil

17:35-17:55 Title: Screening of Infants at Eight Months for Atypical Development in Sweden
Dr. Bengt Sivberg, Professor, Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden

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