International Cooperation

Past Events (~2013FY)

The JECS International Symposium

Place:
Nagoya, Japan
Date:
November 15, 2013
Time:
13:30-16:00
Program (Japanese/English) The cover [PDF:251KB]
PART 1. Large-scale birth cohort studies in the world and international collaboration in birth cohort studies
[PDF:2,948KB]
PART 2. Current status of and expectations for JECS
[PDF:1,780KB]
Biography of Speakers [PDF:3,215KB]

Presentation slides

PART 1. Large-scale birth cohort studies in the world and international collaboration in birth cohort studies
1-1 Background to International Linkage
Yuichi Nagasaka, Ministry of the Environment, Japan
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[PDF:1,309KB]
1-2 U.S. National Children's Study
Steven Hirschfeld, U.S. National Children's Study
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[PDF:97KB]
1-3 German Activities
Birgit Wolz, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety
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[PDF:568KB]
1-4 Shanghai Birth Cohort
Jun Jim Zhang, Shanghai Jiaotong University
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[PDF:1,227KB]
1-5 French National Birth Cohort
CÚcile Zaros, Elfe Study
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[PDF:277KB]
1-6 Report from the working group related to the international collaboration in large-scale birth cohort studies
Ruth Etzel, University of Wisconsin
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[PDF:283KB]
PART 2. Current status of and expectations for JECS
2-1 Roadmap of Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS) for the Future
Hiroshi Nitta, National Center for Japan Environment and Children's Study
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[PDF:183KB]
2-2 What has been proved and what will be proved in JECS
Yukihiro Ohya, National Center for Child Health and Development
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[PDF:1,707KB]

The 9th ECHIBCG meeting

Place:
Nagoya, Japan
Date:
November 14-15, 2013

The 8th ECHIBCG meeting

Place:
Basel, Switzerland
Date:
August 19-23, 2013

The 7th ECHIBCG meeting

Place:
Bethesda, USA
Date:
May 8-9, 2013

The 6th Working Group Meeting on Birth Cohort Studies

Place:
Seattle, USA
Date:
October 31- November 1, 2012

The 5th International Working Group Meeting on Birth Cohort Studies

Place:
Shanghai, China
Date:
June 26-27, 2012

The 4th International Working Group Meeting on Birth Cohort Studies

Place:
Kitakyusyu, Japan
Date:
February 27-28, 2012
Statement:
Statement of Principles [PDF:9KB]

The JECS International Symposium

Place:
Kitakyushu International Conference Center (Kitakyushu, Japan)
Date:
Tuesday 28 February, 2012
Time:
13:00-16:30
Program (Japanese/English) The cover [PDF:886KB]
PART 1. Large-scale birth cohort studies in the world and international collaboration
[PDF:4,150KB]
PART 2. Current status of and expectations for JECS
[PDF:2,562KB]
Biography of Speakers [PDF:4,090KB]

Presentation slides

PART 1. Large-scale birth cohort studies in the world and international collaboration
1-1 Outline of the Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS)
Eisaku Toda, Ministry of the Environment, Japan
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[PDF:359KB]
1-2 U.S. National Children's Study
Steven Hirschfeld, U.S. National Children's Study
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[PDF:197KB]
1-3 German Birth Cohort Study
Marike Kolossa-Gehring, Federal Environment Agency, Berlin, Germany
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[PDF:364KB]
1-4 World Health Organization Efforts Towards Coordination and Harmonization of the Next Generation of Large-Scale Birth Cohort Studies of Child Health and the Environment
Ruth A. Etzel, World Health Organization
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[PDF:113KB]
1-5 Report from the working group for Coordination of the Next Generation of Large-Scale Birth Cohorts
Eisaku Toda, Ministry of the Environment, Japan
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[PDF:175KB]
PART 2. Current status of and expectations for JECS
2-1 Progress in Japan Environment and Children's Study
Hiroshi Satoh, Director, National Centre for Japan Environment and Children's Study
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[PDF:1,391KB]
2-2 Preceding birth cohort studies in Japan
2-2-1 Current Progress of the "Hokkaido Cohort Studies on Environment and Children: Congenital Abnormality, Development, and Allergy"
Reiko Kishi, Hokkaido University
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[PDF:431KB]
2-2-2 A study of child development in northeast Japan
Kunihiko Nakai, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine
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[PDF:364KB]
2-3 Pilot Studies for JECS
Toshihiro Kawamoto, University of Occupational and Environmental Health
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[PDF:373KB]
2-4 Expectations for JECS
Toshiro Yamashita, Environment Bureau, City of Kitakyushu
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[PDF:320KB]

The 3rd International Working Group Meeting on Birth Cohort Studies

Place:
Bonn, Germany
Date:
December 5-6, 2011

The 2nd International Working Group Meeting on Birth Cohort Studies

Place:
Baltimore, USA
Date:
October 25, 2011

The 1st International Working Group Meeting on Birth Cohort Studiesnew window

Place:
Barcelona, Spain
Date:
September 17, 2011

JECS International Linkage Meeting (February 2-4, 2011)

Title:
Japan Environment and Children's Study International Symposium
Place:
Tokyo, Japan
Date:
Friday 4th February, 2011
time:
9:30 - 12:30
Contents:
Part 1. Birth Cohort Studies of the World
Part 2. International Liaison for the Children's Environmental Health

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Program (Japanese/English) PDF download
[PDF:972KB]

Presentation slides

(Part1.)
1-1 Outline of Japan Environment and Children's Study focusing on the effects of environmental chemicals (Japan) PDF download
[PDF:3,555KB]
1-2 The Danish National Birth Cohort (Denmark) PDF download
[PDF:519KB]
1-3 Mothers and Children's Environmental Health (Korea) PDF download
[PDF:986KB]
1-4 National Children's Study (United States) PDF download
[PDF:264KB]
(Part2.)
2-1 Coordinating and Harmonizing Long Term Cohort Studies of Children's Environmental Health (WHO) PDF download
[PDF:553KB]
2-2 An Evaluation of Environmental Health Risks and Risk Management Strategies among Children in Developing Countries (UNEP) PDF download
[PDF:1,354KB]
2-3 International Childhood Cancer Cohort Consortium Initiative (Murdoch Children Research Institute) PDF download
[PDF:938KB]
2-4 International Linkage in Japan Environment and Children's Study (Ministry of the Environment, Japan) PDF download
[PDF:274KB]

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