Students and New Researchers Activity (Post-conference workshop)

Author's workshop for younger researchers


  • Date & Time : Wednesday, June 29, 2016   12:00pm-16:00pm
  • Location : Hokkaido University, Conference Hall
  • Fee : free (Registration required)
  • Minimum number of participants: 20
  • Maximum number of participants: 50
  • Target participants of the workshop :
  •    Early Career Researchers, Higher Degree Research Students


  • Chair / Facilitator of panel discussion, corner discussion
  •   Dr. Ying Zhang -School of Public Health, University of Sydney (Australia)

      Research focuses: climate change, extreme heat, ageing health, global health, and sustainability


  • Panelists :
  •   Professor Cunrui Huang -Sun Yat-sen University (China)

      Research focuses: Climate Change Adaptation, Environmental Epidemiology

      Professor Bin Jalaludin -University of Sydney (Australia)

      Research focuses: air pollution and environmental epidemiology, built environment, equity and health and health services

      Professor Budi Haryanto -Head of Research at the Research Centre for Climate Change University of Indonesia and Board of Director of Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health (Indonesia)

      Research focuses: air pollution, blood lead levels in children, human health risks of fine and nano particles inhaled, environmental impacts of mining, exposure to arsenic and other contaminants, and other environmental health threats


  • Purpose of the workshop including specific learning objectives :
  • This interactive session will discuss strategies for productive epidemiological writing: how to develop paper ideas, get started on new writing projects, overcome writer's block and other barriers, handle revisions and rejections from journals, manage multiple writing projects at one time, and collaborate effectively with coauthors. All attendees will be invited to ask questions and to share their own recommendations for writing success.


  • Schedule :
  •    12:30-13:10   Lecture on 'Writing and submitting for peer-reviewed journals'

       13:10-14:00   Lunchtime social networking

       14:00-15:30   Panel discussion and Q&A

       15:30-16:30   Corner talk



    *Students and New Researchers Activity is subject to cancellation if the minimum number of participants is not met.



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