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ICWHSD 2017 : 19th International Conference on Women's Health and Sex Differences

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: 17ZA01ICWHSD

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICWHSD 2017: 19th International Conference on Women's Health and Sex Differences aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Women's Health and Sex Differences. 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 Women's Health and Sex Differences.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Women's Health and Sex Differences are cordially invited for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

ICWHSD 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Women's Health and Sex Differences. 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) Biomolecules Based Microarray for Screening Human Endothelial Cells Behavior
Adel Dalilottojari, Bahman Delalat, Frances J. Harding, Michaelia P. Cockshell, Claudine S. Bonder, Nicolas H. Voelcker
2) Current Cosmetic Treatments in Pregnancy
Daniela F. Maluf, Fernanda Roters, Luma C. F. Silva
3) Ba‘albakī’s Influence on 1950s and 1960s Lebanese Women Writers
Khaled Igbaria
4) Entrepreneurial Intention and Social Entrepreneurship among Students in Malaysian Higher Education
Radin Siti Aishah Radin A Rahman, Norasmah Othman, Zaidatol Akmaliah Lope Pihie, Hariyaty Ab. Wahid
5) Parental Expectations and Student Performance in Secondary School Mathematics Education
Daya Weerasinghe
6) Gender Discrimination and Pay Gap on Tourism Labor Market
Alka Obadić
7) Effects of Video Games and Online Chat on Mathematics Performance in High School: An Approach of Multivariate Data Analysis
Lina Wu, Wenyi Lu, Ye Li
8) Study on Metabolic and Mineral Balance, Oxidative Stress and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetic Patients on Different Therapy
E. Nemes-Nagy, E. Fogarasi, M. Croitoru, A. Nyárádi, K. Komlódi, S. Pál, A. Kovács, O. Kopácsy, R. Tripon, Z. Fazakas, C. Uzun, Z. Simon-Szabó, V. Balogh-Sămărghițan, E. Ernő Nagy, M. Szabó, M. Tilinca
9) An Overview of the Risk for HIV/AIDS among Young Women in South Africa: Gender Based Violence
Shaneil Taylor
10) Ongoing Gender-Based Challenges in Post-2015 Development Agenda: A Comparative Study between Qatar and Arab States
Abdel-Samad M. Ali, Ali A. Hadi Al-Shawi
11) Heart Rate Variability Analysis for Early Stage Prediction of Sudden Cardiac Death
Reeta Devi, Hitender Kumar Tyagi, Dinesh Kumar
12) Intelligent Recognition of Diabetes Disease via FCM Based Attribute Weighting
Kemal Polat
13) Through the Lens of Forced Displacement: Refugee Women's Rights as Human Rights
Pearl K. Atuhaire, Sylvia Kaye
14) The Links between Cardiovascular Risk and Psychological Wellbeing in Elderly
Laura Sapranaviciute-Zabazlajeva, Abdonas Tamosiunas, Dalia Luksiene, Dalia Virviciute
15) Laboratory Indices in Late Childhood Obesity: The Importance of DONMA Indices
Orkide Donma, Mustafa M. Donma, Muhammet Demirkol, Murat Aydin, Tuba Gokkus, Burcin Nalbantoglu, Aysin Nalbantoglu, Birol Topcu