I feel honored and privileged to chair the 9th National Congress of “Health Education and Promotion and the First International Congress of Health Literacy”,hosted by Mashhad University of Medical Sciences,from September 6-8th,2018,IRAN.
This conference are designed to learn about and share the latest progressions in the health promotion and health education its link to health literacy issues and health-related quality of life (HRQOL). The 2015 Incheon declaration confirmed that "education is a catalyst for developing the skills,values,and behaviors that leading to healthy lives and well-being".
The conference aims to develop the scientific approaches and to encourage knowledge exchange to achieve high quality health education in society. We are also committed to provide 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 public health and health education.
We are pleased to invite scientists,researchers,professionals,practitioner,and public health experts to exchange ideas and be informed about the latest research developments in all aspects of public health.
It is my pleasure to invite you to experience the beautiful metropolitan city that was officially named the capital of the Islamic culture in 2017 for the Asia region by the Islamic Educational,Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO). We are looking forward to giving you the warmest welcome
Dr. Nooshin Peyman
The president of the Congress