HYBRID EVENT: You can participate in person at Singapore or Virtually from your home or work.

International

Public Health Conference

March 21 -23, 2022 | Singapore

Communicable and Non Communicable Diseases

Communicable and Non Communicable Diseases

A communicable disease is one that can be transmitted from one person to another in a multitude of ways, including contact with blood and bodily fluids, inhaling an airborne virus, or being bitten by an insect. Planning and evaluating disease prevention and control initiatives, as well as ensuring appropriate medical therapy and detecting common-source outbreaks, all require knowledge of communicable disease. When a pathogen enters a person's body, it begins to replicate. After that, the person may start to experience symptoms. Some symptoms are caused by the infection causing damage to the body's cells. Others are caused by the immune system's reaction to the infection. Symptoms of communicable infections are usually mild and disappear after a few days. Some, on the other hand, can be dangerous and even life-threatening.

A non-communicable disease (NCD) is a condition that cannot be passed from one person to another. Parkinson's disease, autoimmune disorders, strokes, the majority of cardiac diseases, the most of tumours and cancers, diabetes, chronic renal disease, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's disease, cataracts, and other NCDs are among them. NCDs can be chronic or acute in nature. Although there are some non-communicable infectious diseases, such as parasitic disorders where the parasite's life cycle does not entail direct host-to-host transmission, the majority are non-infectious. NCDs are the world's leading cause of mortality.

  • Role of aerosol
  • Communicable disease: means of spread, diagnosis, control, treatment
  • COVID-19
  • Role of asymptomatic people
  • Genetic disease
  • Neurological disorders
  • Renal disease
Committee Members
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Mustafa Z Younis

Mustafa Z Younis

Jackson State University, United States
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Hamid Mcheick

Hamid Mcheick

University of Quebec, Canada
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Yiannis Koumpouros

Yiannis Koumpouros

University of West Attica, Greece
IPHC 2022 Speakers
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Michael G Young

Michael G Young

Royal Roads University, Canada
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Sang Daniel Choi

Sang Daniel Choi

University of Wisconsin, United States
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Maria Teresa Herdeiro

Maria Teresa Herdeiro

University of Aveiro, Portugal
Speaker at Public Health Conference 2022 - Christian Tesado

Christian Tesado

Johnson and Johnson Pte, Ltd, Singapore

Submit your abstract Today

Watsapp