The Asia Cohort Consortium

ACC Working Group Meeting in Jeju, Korea, April 18, 2018

Please join us in Jeju for the Asia Cohort Consortium Working Group Meeting April 18, 2018

Meeting Overview:

The purpose of this meeting is to discuss progress in research projects in the ACC and potential collaborations.


Please fill out the online registration form by March 28, 2018.

Anyone who is interested in conducting research in the ACC is welcome to attend. 

Meeting Details: 


Wednesday, April 18, 2018, time: 13:30 - 18:00



Lotte City Hotel Jeju

Crystal Ballroom #3 (4F)

83, Doryeong-ro, Jeju-si, Jeju-do, 690-818, KOREA

Phone: +82-64-730-1000

Hotel Webpage:


Meeting Agenda: New Contents

12:30-13:30 Registration  
13:30-13:45 Introduction and Opening Remarks  
Session Ⅰ Progress in ACC reserch Chair: Sue K. Park
13:45-14:00 BMI & Thyroid Cancer Incidence Aesun Shin
14:00-14:15 Coffee and Tea consumption and outcomes Jung Eun Lee
14:15-14:30 BMI & Gastroesophageal Cancer Sue K. Park
14:30-14:45 Cardiometabolic Multibobidity & Death Sue K. Park
Session Ⅱ New Cohort Studies Chair: Manami Inoue
14:45-15:00 The Health and Prevention Enhancement (H-PEACE)  Dong Young Noh/Eun Kyung Choi (Presented by Sue K. Park)
15:00-15:15 SNUH Health Promotion Cohort Study Sang Min Park (Presented by Sue K. Park)
15:15-15:30 The Korean Cancer Prevention Study-Ⅱ(KCPS-Ⅱ) Biobank Sun Ha Jee
15:30-15:45 Kanghwa Cohort Study Sang Wook Yi (Presented by Sun Ha Jee)
15:45-16:10 Coffee Break & Skype Establishment  
16:10-16:25 Alcohol Drinking and Mortality/Desease Burden Paolo Boffetta (on Skype)
16:25-16:40 International Liver Cancer Epidemiology Consortium (ILCEC) Paolo Boffetta (on Skype)
16:40-16:55 The Namwon Study and Dong-gu Study Sun Seog Kweon
16:55-17:10 The Japan Nurses’ Health Study Kota Katanoda
Session Ⅲ Summary and Annoucement Chair: Manami Inoue 
17:10-17:25 Summary in current studies and new proposals  ACC Coordinating Center (Eiko SAito/Shafiur Rahman on skype)
17:25-17:40 Notice: Research guide and ACC information ACC Coordinating Center (Manami Inoue) 
17:40-18:00 Announcement (Guide for Dinner & Information on Jeju Tour) Choonghyun Ahn


Hosted by: 

Prof. Sue Kyung Park

Seoul National University


Visa Information: 

Please email the ACC Coordinating Center ( for an invitation letter for your visa.