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ICPPD 2017 : 19th International Conference on Positive Psychology and Development

Venice, Italy
July 20 - 21, 2017

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Conference Venue

NH Laguna Palace
Viale Ancona, 2 30172 
Mestre, Venezia, Italy 
Tel: ++39 0418296005 
​Fax: ++39 0418296033
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Conference Code: 17IT07ICPPD

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICPPD 2017: 19th International Conference on Positive Psychology and Development aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Positive Psychology and Development. 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 Positive Psychology and Development.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Positive Psychology and Development are cordially invited for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

ICPPD 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Positive Psychology and Development. 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   February 28, 2017
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   March 15, 2017
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   June 20, 2017
Conference Dates   July 20 - 21, 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) Nebulized Magnesium Sulfate in Acute Moderate to Severe Asthma in Pediatric Patients
Lubna M. Zakaryia Mahmoud, Mohammed A. Dawood, Doaa A. Heiba
2) MiR-200a/ZEB1 Pathway in Liver Fibrogenesis of Biliary Atresia
Hai-Ying Liu, Yi-Hao Chen, Shu-Yin Pang, Feng-Hua Wang, Xiao-Fang Peng, Li-Yuan Yang, Zheng-Rong Chen, Yi Chen, Bing Zhu
3) Characterization of Screening Staphylococcus aureus Isolates Harboring mecA Genes among Intensive Care Unit Patients from Tertiary Care Hospital in Jakarta, Indonesia
Delly C. Lestari, Linosefa, Ardiana Kusumaningrum, Andi Yasmon, Anis Karuniawati
4) Role of Pro-Inflammatory and Regulatory Cytokines in Pathogenesis of Graves’ Disease in Association with Autoantibody Thyroid and Regulatory FoxP3 T-Cells
Dwitya Elvira, Eryati Darwin
5) Study of Human Upper Arm Girth during Elbow Isokinetic Contractions Based on a Smart Circumferential Measuring System
Xi Wang, Xiaoming Tao, Raymond C. H. So
6) Prediction of MicroRNA-Target Gene by Machine Learning Algorithms in Lung Cancer Study
Nilubon Kurubanjerdjit, Nattakarn Iam-On, Ka-Lok Ng
7) Magnitude and Determinants of Overweight and Obesity among High School Adolescents in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Mulugeta Shegaze, Mekitie Wondafrash, Alemayehu A. Alemayehu, Shikur Mohammed, Zewdu Shewangezaw, Mukerem Abdo, Gebresilasea Gendisha
8) Hepatoprotective Effect of Oleuropein against Cisplatin-Induced Liver Damage in Rat
Salim Cerig, Fatime Geyikoglu, Murat Bakir, Suat Colak, Merve Sonmez, Kubra Koc
9) The Appropriateness of Antibiotic Prescribing within Dundee Dental Hospital
Salma Ainine, Colin Ritchie, Tracey McFee
10) Prone Positioning and Clinical Outcomes of Mechanically Ventilated Patients with Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Maha Salah Abdullah Ismail, Mahmoud M. Alsagheir, Mohammed Salah Abd Allah
11) Statistical Analysis of Interferon-γ for the Effectiveness of an Anti-Tuberculous Treatment
Shishen Xie, Yingda L. Xie
12) Properties of Adipose Tissue Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells with Long-Term Cryopreservation
Jienny Lee, In-Soo Cho, Sang-Ho Cha
13) Ports and Airports: Gateways to Vector-Borne Diseases in Portugal Mainland
Maria C. Proença, Maria T. Rebelo, Maria J. Alves, Sofia Cunha
14) Dry Needling Treatment in 38 Cases of Chronic Sleep Disturbance
P. Gao, Z. Q. Li, Y. G. Jin
15) Oral Examination: An Important Adjunct to the Diagnosis of Dermatological Disorders
Sanjay Saraf