The 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Health Promotion and Education
|Event Date/Time: May 04, 2012||End Date/Time: May 06, 2012|
|Early Registration Date: Jan 15, 2012|
|Abstract Submission Date: Jan 15, 2012|
|Paper Submission Date: Jan 15, 2012|
The conference will take place from May 4th-6th, 2012 at Fu Jen Catholic University in Taiwan and will offer a unique opportunity for dialogue and exchanges between decisions makers, practitioners and researchers from the region and other parts of the world.
To build and sustain a health promotion system beyond the formal boundaries of health care.
â€œHealth is created and lived by people within the settings of their everyday life, where they learn, work, play and love.â€
(WHO, 1986, Ottawa Charter)
To support the development of health promotion and healthy settings approach, policy and practice in the Asia Pacific region.
â€¢ To explore future directions for health promotion and the healthy settings approach in the context of the 21st century forces.
â€¢ To encourage and facilitate the development of health promotion in new and emerging settings.
â€¢ To analyze the development and implementation of settings based health promotion through an equity lens.
â€¢ To share the knowledge and evidence bases for healthy settings through the development of evaluation and research.
â€¢ To stimulate exchanges of experiences, dialogue and partnerships between decisions makers, researchers and practitioners from the region.