Faculty of Health Sciences/Graduate School of Health Sciences/Department of Health Sciences, School of Medicine, Hokkaido University

FHS International Conference

FHS International Conference

Welcome to the 5th FHS International Conference online. It is an official international conference organized by the Faculty of Health Sciences, Hokkaido University, which is held every 2 years since its launch in 2013.
Same as previous conferences, we will have poster presentations by graduate students in addition to oral presentations by invited international scientists.
We hope this will be a valuable experience for you all. Looking forward to seeing you soon.

Taro Yamauchi
Chair of the organizing committee of the 5th FHS International Conference


■ News ■

2021.9. 3 Guideline for participants is available!

2021.9. 2 Program available!

2021.8.20 registration deadline is now extended!

2021.5.20 Website is now open!

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General Information

  • Date: September 17-18, 2021
  • Venue: Online via Zoom & Slack
  • Language: English
  • Registration fee: Free
  • Organizer: Committee on International Affairs at Faculty of Health Science
  • Guest Speakers:Researchers from Abroad, Staff at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Hokkaido University
  • Poster Presenters: Students at the Graduate School of Health Sciences, Hokkaido University, including grad students supervised by faculty in FHS, and those from overseas partner universities.

Overall Conference Schedule

Register to Attend

Register now and attend our FHS international conference for free!
Deadline to register: Noon(JST), September 13, 2021.
Please access: https://forms.gle/KWoWhzfZbdwW3hEs5
Requires registration to attend ZOOM & Slack sessions.


Poster Presentation

Call for Abstracts

We invite graduate students to submit abstracts for poster presentation on all aspects of health sciences.

Please send abstracts to the following mail address
E-mail:(  no.reply.abstract.5thFHS*gmail.com  )
Please use “@” in the place of “*” to send an e-mail.

Abstract submission deadline: June 30, 2021
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: Late July
PowerPoint presentation deadline: August 23, 2021


Abstract Submission Details

1. Only abstracts submitted in English will be reviewed.
2. Abstracts should be original work.
3. An abstract must be submitted by the presenting author.
4. Abstract should be “unstructured”.
5. The text of each abstract should be no more than 250 words.
6. A table or a figure can be included as far as the abstract is limited within a page.
7. Abstracts should be thoroughly checked for spelling and grammar.
8. Abstracts are to be submitted in Microsoft Word format only.

Please download the Abstract Format from below links.



Poster Presentation

Poster sessions allow authors to present papers for discussion detailing their latest research. Poster sessions involve authors presenting for 1-minute shotgun presentation (prerecording talk) via ZOOM, and after that Q&A session will be held via Slack.
Please send us the following two files until noon (JST) on Aug. 23, 2021, by email.

1) pre-recorded poster presentation (for shotgun presentation)
2) PDF poster (for Slack Q&A session)
E-mail:(  no.reply.abstract.5thFHS*gmail.com  )
Please use “@” in the place of “*” to send an e-mail.
Note: Please send together with the poster presentation and PDF poster.

Details can be found on the “Author’s guidelines for poster presentation”.
Please download the guidelines & poster samples from the below links.

Author’s guidelines for poster presentation

Contact Us

The Fifth FHS International Conference Secretariat
Committee on International Affairs
Faculty of Health Sciences, Hokkaido University
E-mail: ( 5thFHS.office*gmail.com )
*Please use “@” in the place of “*” to send an e-mail.

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