23rd ACOH 2020

Asian Congress on Occupational Health


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23rd Asian Congress on Occupational Health 2020 (ACOH 2020)

  • DatesNovember 12-14, 2020
  • Venue50-1 Yonsei-ro Seodaemun-gu Seoul
  • HostThe Korean Society of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (KSOEM)
  • Official Language English
  • ThemeHappier Workers’ Life: Translating Knowledge into Action
  • Topics 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
  • Key DatesCall for abstracts – Oct. 14, 2019
    Abstract Submission – Jan 17, 2020
    Abstract Acceptance Notice – Feb 15, 2020
    Early Registration Deadline – Mar 15, 2020
  • Expected Participants
    • Occupational health researchers in Medicine, Nursing, Hygiene, Ergonomics, Epidemiology, Toxicology, Psychology, Work organization
    • Occupational health practitioners: Doctors, Nurses, Hygienists, Ergonomists
    • Occupational health policy makers: Government, Enterprise, Union
    • Factory Doctors
    • Workers’ Union
    • Employers and Charges in Occupational Health Department
    • Occupational Health Institute
  • Venue

    Yeonsei University