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IAPS Workshop: Health and Nutrition in China, 16th June 2017

Location
Trent Building 453
Date(s)
16 June 2017 (14:00-17:40)
Contact

Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies (IAPS): iaps@nottingham.edu.cn

Description

The Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies (IAPS) would like to invite you to the half-day research forum organised by the China Healthcare Research Priority Area, on 16th June 2017. Agenda can be found below.

2:00-2:10

Introduction   by Prof. Stephen Morgan

2:10-2:50

Prof. Pierre van der Eng (Australian National   University, Peking University and Tsinghua University)

 

Topic: Living   Standards in China during the 20th Century: Secular Change in the Age at   Menarche

 

2:55-3:35

Prof. Stephen L. Morgan (UNNC and UoN)

 

Topic: Nutritional disparities among ethnic minority and   Han Chinese children, 1985-2015

 

10 minutes break

3:45-4:25

Boying Li   (PhD student, UNNC)

 

Topic: Understanding   Twitter as an Information Resource for Eating Disorders: Towards a Model of   Mental Health Information in Un-Moderated Social Media

 

4:30-5:10

Prof. Stephen Timmons (UNNC and Centre for Health Innovation,   Leadership and Learning (CHILL))

 

Topic:  Prospects for the use of big data in China   healthcare: Issues of ethics and governance

 

Note: This will be done via Video Conference

 

5:10-5:40  

Networking with participants,   coffee/tea and light snacks will be provided