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31st Annual Conference, November 3-5, 2009

The Thirty First Annual Conference of IASP will be held at Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati during November 3-5, 2009. The main theme of the conference is “Population and Disease”.

We also need to understand the disease burden classified by communicable and infectious disease besides the others.  The conference would comprise panel discussions and presentation of invited and contributed research papers and posters on the sub-themes listed below:


1. Reproductive health including maternal mortality 

2. Child care, morbidity and mortality

3. Adolescent and adult health

4.  Infectious and Non communicable diseases

5.  Epidemiological transition

6. Research on disease burden

7. Disease burden – methodological issues including innovations in methodology and use of data on disease burden

8. Linking Research findings with economics by monetizing disease/mortality burden to the country and household and presenting alternatives for Government action    

9.Emerging disease pattern and the likely burden on Government

10. Critical appraisal of health policy form disease burden perspective that would lead to policy changes    

11.Sexual health

12. Methodological issues related to large scale sample surveys

Prepare your abstract for paper/poster on one of the sub-themes, as per the attached format. The abstract should be upto 250 words. The last date for submission is September 5, 2009.  The abstract should be sent to the President/General Secretary, IASP on the mailing address: National Institute of Medical Statistics, ICMR, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029 or on the Email ID: iasp.nims@gmail.com.

An expert committee will scrutinise and select the papers/posters to be presented at the conference.

The authors whose paper/poster get selected will be intimated by September 30,2009

The complete paper including the abstract, tables and annexure, if any, should not exceed 15 pages in 1.5 line space. The full papers of the selected abstracts should reach us latest by October 20, 2009.


Paper Selected for Oral Presentation

Paper Selected for Poster Presentation







Sigma Research and Consulting
C/23, South Extension I, First Floor, New Delhi 110049
Ph : +91-11- 4619 5555, Fax :+91-11-4619 5500, email : iasp.india@gmail.com
President: Dr U V Somayajulu, somayajulu.uv@sigma-india.in  
General Secretary: Prof P Mohanachandran Nair, nair.pmc@gmail.com
Treasurer: Dr Suresh Sharma, suresh@iegindia.org


                                                                                                                                  Designed by: Ms. Varsha Sharma