SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF HYGIENE AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE
„CHALLENGES AND PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTIONS“
April 10-13, 2019 in Novi Sad, Serbia.

Distinguished colleagues and dear friends,

It is our great honor and pleasure to welcome you to the SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF HYGIENE AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE "CHALLENGES AND PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTIONS", which will be held from April 10th to 13th 2019, in the City of Novi Sad, the European Capital of Culture in 2021, and the European Youth Capital in 2019, a city of culture, science, innovation and youth.

The purpose of the Second International Congress of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine is to enable exchange of scientific and professional knowledge and experiences, and to encourage the recognition of realistic solutions for the challenges we are facing in our everyday work. We want to emphasize the importance of building the capacities of the public health sector through presenting the experiences and ideas of leading experts from our country and abroad.

The program of the SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF HYGIENE AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE "CHALLENGES AND PUBLIC HEALTH INTERVENTION" will cover wide range of topics, including the field of drinking water quality, safe recreational water environments, wastewater, air quality, environmental noise, land quality, food safety, safety of consumer goods, nutrition of different population categories, school hygiene, mental health, importance of physical activity for social well-being, environmental health risk assessment, health promotion and disease prevention through population-based interventions.

We invite you to actively participate in the Congress and induce discussions which will offer new knowledge in the field of hygiene and preventive medicine.

We look forward to welcoming and meeting you in Novi Sad in 2019,

Best regards,

Chairlady of the Scientific Board

Professor dr Dusica Stojanovic

Chairlady of the Organizing Committee

Professor dr Sanja Bijelovic

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME
DAY 1, April 10th 2019, Wednesday
  • Registration of participants
  • Opening ceremony
  • Keynote presentation
  • Welcome cocktail
DAY 2, April 11th 2019, Thursday
  • Registration of participants
  • Morning Session: Environment and Health
  • Pitch poster presentations and video presentations
  • Afternoon sessions: Healthy lifestyle
  • Disease prevention
  • Gala dinner
DAY 3, April 12th 2019, Friday
  • Morning Session: Food, Nutrition and Health
  • Pitch poster presentations and video presentations
  • Closing ceremony, Awards ceremony
  • Assembly of the Section for Hygiene of the Serbian Medical Society
  • Petrovaradin fortress walking tour
DAY 4, April 13th 2019, Saturday
  • „Ravnicarenje“ – free activity – a visit to organic food producers and "Vojvodina lunch" at „Salas“

METHODS OF PRESENTATION: Introductory lectures, oral presentations, pitch poster presentations and video presentations. All presentation should be prepared in English. Language of the presentation: Serbian or English.

MAIN TOPICS:
  • Environment and Health
  • Food, Nutrition and Health
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • Disease Prevention