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ICHR 2017 : 19th International Conference on Healthcare Reforms

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICHR

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICHR 2017: 19th International Conference on Healthcare Reforms aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Healthcare Reforms. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Healthcare Reforms.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Healthcare Reforms are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICHR 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Healthcare Reforms. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Use of Cloud Computing and Smart Devices in Healthcare
Nikunj Agarwal, M. P. Sebastian
2) Health Care Waste Management Practices in Liberia: An Investigative Case Study
V. Emery David Jr., J. Wenchao, D. Mmereki, Y. John, F. Heriniaina
3) Hyperspectral Imaging and Nonlinear Fukunaga-Koontz Transform Based Food Inspection
Hamidullah Binol, Abdullah Bal
4) Development of a Secured Telemedical System Using Biometric Feature
O. Iyare, A. H. Afolayan, O. T. Oluwadare, B. K. Alese
5) Efficient Tuning Parameter Selection by Cross-Validated Score in High Dimensional Models
Yoonsuh Jung
6) Leading, Teaching and Learning “in the Middle”: Experiences, Beliefs, and Values of Instructional Leaders, Teachers, and Students in Finland, Germany, and Canada
Brandy Yee, Dianne Yee
7) Quantitative Assessment of Different Formulations of Antimalarials in Sentinel Sites of India
Taruna Katyal Arora, Geeta Kumari, Hari Shankar, Neelima Mishra
8) Lean Healthcare: Barriers and Enablers in the Colombian Context
Erika Ruiz, Nestor Ortiz
9) Design Approach for the Development of Format-Flexible Packaging Machines
G. Götz, P. Stich, J. Backhaus, G. Reinhart
10) A Study on Bilingual Semantic Processing: Category Effects and Age Effects
Lai Yi-Hsiu
11) Well-Being and Helping Technology for Retired Population in Finland
R. Pääkkönen, L. Korpinen
12) Physicochemical Stability of Pulse Spreads during Storage after Sous Vide Treatment and High Pressure Processing
Asnate Kirse, Daina Karklina, Sandra Muizniece-Brasava, Ruta Galoburda
13) Experimental and Theoretical Study on Hygrothermal Aging Effect on Mechanical Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Plastic Laminates
S. Larbi, R. Bensaada, S. Djebali, A. Bilek
14) Accelerated Aging of Photopolymeric Material Used in Flexography
S. Mahovic Poljacek, T. Tomasegovic, T. Cigula, D. Donevski, R. Szentgyörgyvölgyi, S. Jakovljevic
15) Development of a Telemedical Network Supporting an Automated Flow Cytometric Analysis for the Clinical Follow-up of Leukaemia
Claude Takenga, Rolf-Dietrich Berndt, Erling Si, Markus Diem, Guohui Qiao, Melanie Gau, Michael Brandstoetter, Martin Kampel, Michael Dworzak