Issue 70, June 2018

From Editors

CHPAMS Newsletter is a monthly e-newsletter from the China Health Policy and Management Society (CHPAMS). The Newsletter serves as a communication platform to provide updates and activities related to CHPAMS and information of potential interest for CHPAMS members.


United States   

Faculty Position
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Frank Wharam (
[Location: Boston, MA]

Research Professors (Open Rank) in Health Policy
USC Price School of Public Policy
Deadline: Open until filled
[Location: Los Angeles, CA]

Assistant Lecture/ Clinical Assistant Professor in Health Care Management
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Deadline: Open until filled
[Location: Carbondale, IL]


Faculty Positions
School of Economics, Peking University
Deadline: Open until filled
[Location: Beijing] 

Faculty Positions
School of Health Care Management, Shandong University
Deadline: Open until filled
Contact: Bo Liu (
[Location: Jinan, Shandong]

Tobacco Control Specialists
China CDC
Deadline: July 31, 2018
[Location: Beijing]

Other countries

Senior Health Specialist
Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department
Asian Development Bank
Deadline: August 2, 2018
[Location: Philippines, Manila]

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United States   

American Public Health Association Annual Conference
Conference time: November 10-14, 2018
[Location: San Diego, CA]

Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation in Health Conference time: December 3-5, 2018
[Location: Washington D.C.]

Population Association of America Annual Meeting
Conference time: April 10-13, 2019
Paper Submission Deadline: September 16, 2017
[Location: Austin, TX] 


Silk Road International Symposium for Distinguished Young Scholars
Conference time: September 18-22, 2018
Registration deadline: August 25, 2018
[Location: Xi’an, Shaanxi]

China Health Management Association Annual Meeting
Conference time: November 9-11, 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline: September 10, 2018
[Location: Guangzhou, Guangdong]

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Research Updates

Song, S., Ma, X., Zhang, L., Yuan, B., & Meng, Q. (2018). Precision targeting for more equitable distribution of health professionals in rural ChinaHealth Policy and Planning.

Chen, L., & Yang, M. (2018). New opportunities for China in global healthThe Lancet Global Health.

Huang, J., Pan, X., Guo, X., & Li, G. (2018). Health impact of China's Air Pollution Prevention and Control Action Plan: an analysis of national air quality monitoring and mortality dataThe Lancet Planetary Health.

Wang, Y., Li, Z., Zhao, X., Wang, C., Wang, X., Wang, D., ... & Shen, H. (2018). Effect of a Multifaceted Quality Improvement Intervention on Hospital Personnel Adherence to Performance Measures in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke in China: A Randomized Clinical TrialJAMA.

Yu, K., Qiu, G., Chan, K. H., Lam, K. B. H., Kurmi, O. P., Bennett, D. A., ... & Bian, Z. (2018).Association of solid fuel use with risk of cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in rural China.JAMA.

Xu, J., Wang, J., King, M., Liu, R., Yu, F., Xing, J., ... & Lu, M. (2018). Rural–urban disparities in the utilization of mental health inpatient services in China: the role of health insurance.International Journal of Health Economics and Management.

Huang, W., Long, H., Li, J., Tao, S., Zheng, P., Tang, S., & Abdullah, A. S. (2018). Delivery of public health services by community health workers (CHWs) in primary health care settings in China: a systematic review (1996–2016)Global Health Research and Policy.

Hu, S., & Das, D. (2018). Quality of life among older adults in China and India: Does productive engagement help? Social Science & Medicine.

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