【徵稿啟事】International Conference on Socioeconomic Determinants and Consequences of Public Health

Posted on 2012/03/06. Filed under: 經濟, 綜合 | 標籤:, , |

Dear Colleague:

We would like to draw your attention to the International Conference on Socioeconomic Determinants and Consequences of Public Health, taking place from 26th to 27th June at Academia Sinica, Taipei. Keynote lectures will be given by: Paul Gertler (University of California, Berkeley) and Tomas Philipson University of Chicago.

The conference will bring together researchers studying the cause and effects of public health in the following areas: (1) Health and health care over the course of life; (2) Infectious diseases and socioeconomic development. Please submit your abstract by 1st March 2012 to ychi@econ.sinica.edu.tw.

On 28th June the conference will be followed by a free one-day culture tour, which consists of a Briefing and Q&A at the National Bureau of Health Care, and National Palace Museum, tea tasting and night markets.

We would like to ask you to help us disseminate the attached calls among your department’s faculty. We are very grateful for your assistance in making the conference known to a wide audience. All conference information is available at
http://www.econ.sinica.edu.tw/Public_Health/index6.php?lang=tw. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.

Yours Faithfully,

Stacey H. Chen Academia Sinica

Graham Coditz and Ping Wang Washington University in St. Louis

(Organizational Committee Co-chairs)

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【徵稿啟事】Call For Paper – 26-27 June 2012 International Conference on Socioeconomic Determinants a nd Consequences of Public Health

Posted on 2012/02/02. Filed under: 經濟, 綜合 | 標籤:, , |

CallforPapers

InternationalConferenceon
SocioeconomicDeterminantsandConsequencesofPublicHealth

26-28June2012,AcademiaSinica,Taipei

Academia Sinica and Washington University in St. Louis will jointly organize an international conference on Socioeconomic Determinants and Consequences of Public Health. We cordially invite you to submit your unpublished work for presentation at this venue. The conference will be held on 26-27 June 2012 at Academia Sinica, and will be followed by a free one-day culture tour on June 28.

The conference will bring together researchers studying the causes and effects of public health, particularly in the following areas:

• Health and health care over the course of life

• Infectious diseases and socioeconomic development

Paul Gertler (Berkeley) and Tomas Philipson (Chicago) will be our keynote speakers. Edward Lawlor (Wash U) and Chien-Jen Chen (Academia Sinica and National Taiwan University) will give opening and closing addresses. Additionally, about 12-18 international scholars are invited to speak at various organized sessions.

The culture tour will take you to National Palace Museum, which is home to many of the finest artefacts of China’s 5,000-year history. Its fine collections of Chinese arts provide an eye-opening experience of Chinese culture. In addition, we will have a briefing and Q&A session at the National Bureau of Health Care, followed by a late-afternoon tea tasting. We also recommend that you experience our famous night markets and beautiful mountains and coastlines (see http://eng.taiwan.net.tw/m1.aspx?sNo=0000203) .

During the three-day conference period, meals and transportation from and to the hotel, dinner venue and conference site will be provided. Inexpensive but comfortable campus hotel rooms (at less than $50 USD per night) will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Although registration is required, there will be no fee.

For consideration, please submit your abstract (250 words, with keywords, in PDF format), along with your title, affiliation and field of expertise (economics, public health or sociology/social work) to Ms. Yi-Shan Chi (ychi(at)econ.sinica.edu.tw) by 1March2012.In the field of economics, a draft of the paper (in PDF format) is preferred. We expect to announce the conference program by 10March2012.

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Chi at the same e-mail address as above. We look forward to receiving your submissions.

Organizational Committee Co-chairs:

Stacey H. Chen (Academia Sinica), Graham Coditz (Washington University in St. Louis) and

Ping Wang (Washington University in St. Louis & NBER)

Program Committee:

Program Committee:

Sarah Gehlert (Washington University in St Louis), Barton Hamilton (Washington University in St Louis), Kamhon Kan (Academia Sinica), Jin-tan Liu (National Taiwan University & NBER), Rodolfo Manuelli (Washington University in St. Louis & NBER), Nancy Morrow-Howell (Washington University in St Louis) and Wen-Shan Yang (Academia Sinica)

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【徵稿啟事】International Conference on Socioeconomic Determinants and Consequences of Public Health

Posted on 2012/01/04. Filed under: 經濟, 綜合 | 標籤:, , |

CallforPapers

InternationalConferenceon
SocioeconomicDeterminantsandConsequencesofPublicHealth

26-28June2012,AcademiaSinica,Taipei

Academia Sinica and Washington University in St. Louis will jointly organize an international conference on Socioeconomic Determinants and Consequences of Public Health. We cordially invite you to submit your unpublished work for presentation at this venue. The conference will be held on 26-27 June 2012 at Academia Sinica, and will be followed by a free one-day culture tour on June 28.

The conference will bring together researchers studying the causes and effects of public health, particularly in the following areas:

• Health and health care over the course of life

• Infectious diseases and socioeconomic development

Paul Gertler (Berkeley) and Tomas Philipson (Chicago) will be our keynote speakers. Edward Lawlor (Wash U) and Chien-Jen Chen (Academia Sinica and National Taiwan University) will give opening and closing addresses. Additionally, about 12-18 international scholars are invited to speak at various organized sessions.

The culture tour will take you to National Palace Museum, which is home to many of the finest artefacts of China’s 5,000-year history. Its fine collections of Chinese arts provide an eye-opening experience of Chinese culture. In addition, we will have a briefing and Q&A session at the National Bureau of Health Care, followed by a late-afternoon tea tasting. We also recommend that you experience our famous night markets and beautiful mountains and coastlines (see http://eng.taiwan.net.tw/m1.aspx?sNo=0000203) .

During the three-day conference period, meals and transportation from and to the hotel, dinner venue and conference site will be provided. Inexpensive but comfortable campus hotel rooms (at less than $50 USD per night) will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Although registration is required, there will be no fee.

For consideration, please submit your abstract (250 words, with keywords, in PDF format), along with your title, affiliation and field of expertise (economics, public health or sociology/social work) to Ms. Yi-Shan Chi (ychi(at)econ.sinica.edu.tw) by 1 March 2012. In the field of economics, a draft of the paper (in PDF format) is preferred. We expect to announce the conference program by 10 March 2012.

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Chi at the same e-mail address as above. We look forward to receiving your submissions.

Organizational Committee Co-chairs: Stacey H. Chen (Academia Sinica), Graham Coditz (Washington University in St. Louis) and Ping Wang (Washington University in St. Louis & NBER)

Program Committee: Sarah Gehlert (Washington University in St. Louis), Barton Hamilton (Washington University in St. Louis), Kamhon Kan (Academia Sinica), Jin-tan Liu (National Taiwan University & NBER), Rodolfo Manuelli (Washington University in St. Louis & NBER), Nancy Morrow-Howell (Washington University in St. Louis), and Wen-Shan Yang (Academia Sinica)

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CALL FOR PAPERS – 3rd AUSTRALASIAN WORKSHOP ON ECONOMETRICS AND HEALTH ECONOMICS

Posted on 2011/09/07. Filed under: 經濟 | 標籤:, , |

CALL FOR PAPERS – 3rd AUSTRALASIAN WORKSHOP ON ECONOMETRICS AND HEALTH ECONOMICS

3rd Australasian Workshop on Econometrics and Health Economics

11th-13th April, 2012
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Online registration details and further information about the Workshop can be found at the webpage:
http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/centres/che/workshoppage.html

Organisers: Michael Shields (Monash University) and Anthony Scott (University of Melbourne)

Scientific Committee: Denzil Fiebig (Chair) (University of New South Wales), Bill Greene (New York University), Andrew Jones (University of York), Bruce Hollingsworth (Monash University)

THE PROGRAMME:

This workshop is the third in a series of forums for the development and dissemination of applications of econometrics and other quantitative methods in health economics. The 2012 workshop will take place at the QStation, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The number of participants will be limited to 40 to avoid the need for parallel sessions.

The programme will consist of around 14 papers. Each paper will be allocated an hour, made up of a short presentation by the authors, followed by a response from a nominated discussant and a general discussion.

Papers will be circulated in advance and taken as read. Participants will be expected to attend the whole meeting and it is hoped that all participants will play a role as author, discussant or chairperson.

The deadline for submitting papers and registration forms is 4th November 2011.

SELECTION OF PAPERS:

Papers for the 2012 Workshop will be selected on the basis of full papers. Authors will have the opportunity to submit their papers for publication in a “workshop issue" of Health Economics, and it would be helpful if papers are prepared according to the journal’s notes for contributors. Submission of papers is online, via the Workshop registration www page.

There will be a pre-Workshop training day with a short course led by Maarten Lindeboom.

As places are limited to 40, an early online registration is recommended.

Contact:
lynette.mcgowan(at)monash.edu

Or visit the Workshop www page:
http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/centres/che/workshoppage.html

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CALL FOR PAPERS – 2nd AUSTRALASIAN WORKSHOP ON ECONOMETRICS AND HEALTH ECONOMICS

Posted on 2010/09/03. Filed under: 經濟 | 標籤:, , |

CALL FOR PAPERS – 2nd AUSTRALASIAN WORKSHOP ON ECONOMETRICS AND HEALTH ECONOMICS

2nd Australasian Workshop on Econometrics and Health Economics

27th-29th April, 2011
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Online registration details and further information about the Workshop can be found at the webpage:
http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/centres/che/workshoppage.html
Organisers: Bruce Hollingsworth (Monash University) and Tony Scott (University of Melbourne)

Scientific Committee: Denzil Fiebig (Chair) (University of New South Wales), Bill Greene (New York University), Andrew Jones (University of York), Mike Shields (University of Melbourne)

THE PROGRAMME:

This workshop is the second in a series of forums for the development and dissemination of applications of econometrics and other quantitative methods in health economics. The 2011 workshop will take place at the Mantra Legends Hotel, Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast, Queensland. The number of participants will be limited to 40 to avoid the need for parallel sessions.

The programme will consist of around 14 papers. Each paper will be allocated an hour, made up of a short presentation by the authors, followed by a response from a nominated discussant and a general discussion.

Papers will be circulated in advance and taken as read. Participants will be expected to attend the whole meeting and it is hoped that all participants will play a role as author, discussant or chairperson.

The deadline for submitting papers and registration forms is 12 November 2011.

SELECTION OF PAPERS:

Papers for the 2011 Workshop will be selected on the basis of full papers. Authors will have the opportunity to submit their papers for publication in a “workshop issue" of Health Economics, and it would be helpful if papers are prepared according to the journal’s notes for contributors.

There will be a pre-Workshop training day with short courses led by Bill Greene and Partha Deb.
As places are limited to 40, an early registration is recommended.

Contact:
lynette.mcgowan

Or visit the Workshop www page:
http://www.buseco.monash.edu.au/centres/che/workshoppage.html

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