23rd ACOH 2020

Asian Congress on Occupational Health

Abstract Submission

Call for Abstracts

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In response to numerous requests, we are pleased to announce that the deadline for abstract submission has been extended to​ Friday, January 31, 2020 (23:59 KST)​. Authors may edit or resubmit their abstracts at anytime before the final submission deadline. Please acceptance notices will be released by mid-February due to extension of the submission deadline.

Following journals may consider congress abstracts/papers for publication. Selected abstracts/papers need to be extended and adapted according to the journal’s requirements.

The Organizing Committee of the 23rd Asian Congress on Occupational Health (ACOH 2020) invites you to submit abstracts for oral presentations or poster presentations. The congress will be held from May 27-29, 2019 in Daegu, Rep. of Korea under the theme ‘Happier Workers’ Life: Translating Knowledge into Action’.  
Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to,   
01. Occupational Medicine
02. Occupational Health Nursing
03. Industrial Hygiene - safe and clean workplaces
04. Epidemiology in Occupational and Environmental Health
05. Occupational and Environmental Toxicology
06. Education and Training in Occupational Health
07. Work-Life Balance, Shift Work and Long Working Hours
08. Occupational Health for Health Workers, Construction, Mining, Oil and Gas, and Chemical Industry
09. Respiratory, Musculoskeletal, Skin Disorders and Reproductive Hazards
10. Small-Scale Enterprises and the Informal Sector
11. Work Organization and Psychosocial Factors
12. Indoor Air Quality and Health
13. Workers' Compensation and Insurance
14. Unemployment, Job Insecurity and Health, Women Health and Work
15. Work Disability Prevention and Integration, Return-to-Work
16. Occupational Health Governance
S. Symposium
01. Air pollution effect and management
02. Fitness For Work And Return to Work; A Bridge Between Doctors and Work Environment
03. Occupational health service in the work place
04. Assessment of health effects of carbon monoxide
05. Environmental toxicology
06. Stategic Approach for Succesful Publication in reknowned International Journals
07. Physical Fitness and Health of Firefighters
08. Novel cases of occupational and environmental lung diseases in Asian countries
09. Indonesian Occupational Medicine and its practices in the oil and gas enterprises
10. Strategies for occupational health and safety in agriculture and fishery
11. Common data model on Workers’ health examination data
12. Evaluation and control of occupational hazards in various workplaces (Draft)
13. Humidifier disinfectant disaster in South Korea

Submission Instructions

  • Abstracts must be received no late than January 17, 2020.
  • Abstracts must be submitted online via the website only. Abstracts submitted by email will not be accepted. 
  • You must submit the supplementary materials both in the Microsoft word file (*.doc) format and PDF file (*.pdf)format..
    (Abstracts not conforming to format guidelines will not be forwarded for peer review.)
  • After abstract submission, all authors will receive the acknowledgement of submission by email shortly. If you have not received the acknowledgement of submission within a day, please feel free to contact ACOH 2020 secretariat.

Review and Registration Instructions

  • The submitted abstracts will be reviewed by referees assigned by the scientific committee .
  • Notification of acceptance or rejection will be e-mailed by February 15, 2020. The final selection of abstracts for presentation (oral or poster) might be reassigned by the organizing committee.
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Each presenter of the accepted abstract is required to register and pay the appropriate registration fees for the Congress by March 15, 2020; otherwise the abstract(s) will be withdrawn prior to publication.