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PROGRAMME

14th Congress of the Asian Society for Pediatric Research
October 2-4, 2018
Manila Hotel, Philippines
Second Announcement

Day 1: October 2, 2018 (Tuesday)

7:30 AM

Registration

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

 
8:00 AM-8:45 AM

 
8:45 AM-9:30 AM

   
 
10:00 AM-10:45 AM

 
10:45 AM-11:30 AM

Pre-Congress 1: 
Overview of Methods, Ethical Issues and Policy in Research

Quantitative Research
Paul D. Pasco, MD, MSc

Overview/Introduction of Qualitative Methods in Pediatric Health Research
Nina T. Castillo-Carandang, MA, MSc

Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research
Cecilia C. Maramba-Lazarte, MD, MScID, MScCT

From Evidence to Policy: Asia-
Pacific Perspective
Hilton Y. Lam, PhD, MHA

 

 

Pre-Congress 2:
EBM: Learning to Appraise the Evidence

What is Evidence-Based Pediatrics?
Ma. Lucila M. Perez, MD, MSc

Accessing Information in the Digital Age
Jacinto Blas V. Mantaring, MD, MSc

Big Data and Real World Analysis: Beginning of the End for RCTs?
Antonio L. Dans, MD, MSc

Appraising the Evidence for Relevant Pediatric Issues
Leonila F. Dans, MD, MSc

 

6:00 PM

Welcome Dinner

Venue: Maynila, The Manila Hotel

Day 2: October 3, 2018 (Wednesday)

7:30 AM

Registration

8:30-9:00 AM

OPENING CEREMONIES

Welcome Remarks -     Professor Genesis C. Rivera, MD
President
14th Congress, Asian Society for Pediatric Research

Presidential Address – Professor Yu-Lung Lau, MD
President
Asian Society for Pediatric Research

9:00-11:45 AM

PLENARY SESSIONS:
Session 1 - Presidential Lecture: Exome Sequencing in Primary Immunodeficiency
Professor Yu-Lung Lau, MD (Hong Kong)

Morning Tea/Poster Walk

Session 2 - Dysbiosis in Infants is one of Impact Environmental Factors of DOHaD
(Developmental Origins of Health and Disease)
Professor Yuichiro Yamashiro, MD, PhD (Japan)

Session 3 - International Guidance on Ethical Issues in Pediatric Research
Professor Cristina E. Torres, MA, PhD (Philippines)

12:00-1:30 PM

Luncheon Symposium

1:30-3:30 PM

Simultaneous Session 1
Immunology

 
Emerging Trend for Food Allergy Diagnosis: The Asian Perspective
Professor Ting Fan Leung, MD
(Hong Kong)

Autoimmune Encephalitis: Myanmar Experience
Professor Kyaw Linn, MD
(Myanmar)

Autoimmunity and Inflammation in Primary Immunodeficiency
Professor Yu-Lung Lau, MD
(Hong Kong)

Platform Presentation of Researches
3 presentors

 

Simultaneous Session 2
Disaster Preparedness/ Community Pediatrics

Disaster Preparedness
Anna Cristina A. Tuazon, PhD (Philippines)

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Platform Presentation of Researches
8 presentors

 

Simultaneous Session 3
New Diagnostic Methods
of Emerging Diseases

New Diagnostic Methods for Emerging Diseases
Mario A. Jiz, PhD (Philippines)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Platform Presentation of Researches
7 presentors

3:00-3:30 PM

Afternoon Tea/Poster Walk

3:30-5:00 PM

Simultaneous Session 4
Medical Education
Medical Humanities

Films and Empathy in Medical Education
Professor Genesis C. Rivera, MD, MA (Philippines)

Mentoring in Pediatric Residency Training: Benefits vs Challenges
Zenaida Antonio, MD, MHPEd
(Philippines)

Relevance of the Philippine Pediatric Residency Training Program in the ASEAN Region
Melinda M. Atienza, MD, MHPEd
(Philippines)

 
Platform Presentation of Researches
4 presentors

Simultaneous Session 5
Genetics

 
Challenges of Expanded Newborn Screening: Setting
Cut-offs for New Disorders
Carmencita D. Padilla, MD, MAHPS (Philippines)

Efficacy of Enzyme Replacement Therapy on selected Lysosomal Storage Diseases: The Philippine Experience
Mary Ann R. Abacan, MD (Philippines)

Aminoacidurias
Mary Anne D. Chiong, MD (Philippines)

 
 
Platform Presentation of Researches
3 presentors

Simultaneous Session 6
Free Paper Communication

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Platform Presentation of Researches
9 presentors

 

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Active Poster Presentation

Day 3: October 4, 2018 (Thursday)

7:30 AM

Registration

9:00 AM-11:45 AM

PLENARY SESSIONS:
Session 4 - Diagnosis of Tuberculosis: Current Trends
Professor Rajashwar Dayal (India)

Morning Tea/Poster Walk

Session 5 - Favorable Outcome of Dengue Shock Syndrome
Professor Ampaiwan Chuansumrit (Thailand)

Session 6 - National Baseline Study on Violence Against Children in the Philippines
Bernadette J. Madrid, MD (Philippines)

12:00-1:30 PM

Luncheon Symposium

1:30-3:00 PM

Simultaneous Session 7
Infectious Diseases

 
 

Recent Advances in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Leprosy
Professor Rajashwar Dayal (India)

Updates on Malaria
Fe Esperanza Caridad J. Espino, MD, PhD
(Philippines)

 

 

 

 

Platform Presentation of Researches
4 Presentors

Simultaneous Session 8
Adolescent Issues/
Developmental and
Behavioral Pediatrics
 
Health Issues in Children and Adolescents in Japan
Professor Takashi Igarashi (Japan)

The Environment and Development of Children (EDC) Study in Korea
Professor Sei-Won Yang, MD, PhD (Korea)

Mutual Roles of Genes and Environment in Brain Development
Professor Takao Takahashi (Japan)

 

Platform Presentation of Researches
4 Presentors

Simultaneous Session 9
Children and New Technologies

 
 
 
The Effects of Screen Time on the Developing Brain
Ma. Rochelle B. Pacifico, MD (Philippines)

 

 

 

 

 

Platform Presentation of Researches
8 Presentors

3:00-3:30 PM

Afternoon Tea/Poster Walk

3:30-5:00 PM

Simultaneous Session 10
Gastroentrology and Nutraceuticals

 
 

Highlights of the 2018 GERD Guidelines: Its Applications in the Asian Region
Felizardo Gatcheco, MD, MSc (Philippines)

Current Problems in Pediatric
Liver Disease and Research
Opportunities
Fatima Safira Alatas, MD, PhD (Indonesia)
 
 
 
Platform Presentation of Researches
4 Presentors

Simultaneous Session 11
Cancer Research
 

 

Update on Immunotherapy for Childhood Cancer
Professor Godfrey Chi-Fung Chan (Hong Kong)

 

 

 

 
 
 

Platform Presentation of Researches
5 Presentors

Simultaneous Session 12
Vaccine Research
 
 
 
Rabies Research in Asia
Beatriz P. Quiambao, MD (Philippines)
 
 
Rotavirus Vaccination Introduction in Malaysia: Opportunities and Challenges
Professor Way-Seah Lee, MBBS, MRCP
(Malaysia)

 

 

Platform Presentation of Researches
2 Presentors

5:00 - 5:30 PM

Active Poster Presentation

5:30 - 6:00 PM

Closing Ceremonies
Young Investigators’ Awarding Ceremonies