CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: ASEAN University Network 2nd International Health Promotion Conference

| Posted by UP Media and Public Relations Office


The University of the Philippines will host the 2nd International ASEAN University Network – Health Promotion Conference this 20-21 August 2019 in Manila. The conference, with its theme of “Moving Towards Healthy Universities in Asia,” aims to highlight the roles of universities in promoting healthy lifestyles and environments with the end-goal of empowering communities to embark on activities and programs that promote health. Success stories and challenges will be presented and strategies discussed in the context of local communities and universities.

The conference is open to participants both in the ASEAN region and all over the world. Everyone is invited to join this conference and become active in health promotion in their own communities!

Abstracts are invited on the themes of the conference which include:

  1. Mental health
  2. Physical activity
  3. Health literacy
  4. Tobacco, alcohol, and narcotic/illicit drug use
  5. Healthy diet and food safety
  6. Reproductive health and sexual issues
  7. Health promotion: teaching and learning
  8. Role of university in national policy development and policy advocacy
  9. Research collaboration

Abstract submission deadline is extended until June 30, 2019. For more details visit