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"Urbanization and Ancient Parasitism" presented at Annual meeting of AAPA

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Our abstract was presented at annual meeting of AAPA 2019:  Cleveland, March 27-30 (Huntington Convention Center Cleveland; Hilton Cleveland Downtown).

Session type:Poster
Session:Bioarchaeology of Urbanization: The Biological, Demographic, and Social Consequences of Population Increase and Agglomeration
Day:Friday, March 29
Time:Poster #17 8:00-12:00
Room:CC Room 22

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Urbanization and Ancient Parasitism

DONG HOON SHIN1, SANG-YUCK SHIM2, HWA YOUNG LEE2, YONGJUN KIM1, JONG HA HONG1 and MIN SEO3

1Department of Anatomy, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 2Department of Archaeology, The Baekje Culture Foundation, 3Department of Parasitology, Dankook University College of Medicine

The impact of urbanization on human civilization, especially on the health status and disease states of ancient populations, is very large, because different kinds of infectious diseases newly emerged, became endemic or sometimes disappeared as urbaniz…

The Podium Session at North American PPA Meeting

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46th Annual North American Meeting of Paleopathology Association

Cleveland (Ohio), 25-27 March, 2019

WEDNESDAY, March 27
4:00 pm-5:45 pm


----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Recent updates in phylogenetic analysis of ancient trematodes using the feces of Korean mummies of Joseon Dynasty
Jong Ha HONG (Laboratory of Bioanthropology, Paleopathology and History of Diseases, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea), Chang Seok OH (Laboratory of Bioanthropology, Paleopathology and History of Diseases, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea), Min SEO (Department of Parasitology, Dankook University College of Medicine, Cheonan, South Korea), Dong Hoon SHIN (Laboratory of Bioanthropology, Paleopathology and History of Diseases, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea)
Archaeoparasitologists use various scientific techniques to improve our knowledge of parasite-infection p…

Scientific Committee Member for North America PPA meeting 2019

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In 46th Annual North America PPA Meeting (Mar 25-27, 2019; Cleveland, Ohio), I did chair on the session: "Podium Presentation – Part IV". And also did reviewed the abstracts as scientific committee member.