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Demographic and Health Surveillance Systems World Health Summit, 2012 Click this title to view the presentation. World Health Summit  

14 October 2014

View of Segamat town from SEACO office. An international consortium, led by Monash University’s Sunway campus, has established a ‘community health laboratory’ at Segamat, with the official title of South East Asia Community Observatory (SEACO). It will bring together researchers to track and assess the health and wellbeing of the surrounding community. Click these 3 articles to read more. Article 1 Article 2 Article 3  

14 October 2014

Waist circumference is a good indicator of the amount of central fat a person has, and their risk of cardiovascular disease.  The people of Segamat with help from staff from the Ministry ...

07 October 2013

SEACO – South East Asia Community Observatory – is a community based research platform established by an international partnership of universities. located in the Segamat district of Johor, specifically in the mukim of Bekok, Chaah, Gemereh, Jabi, and Sungai Segamat. SEACO Community Briefs This second community briefing paper presents results from the household census. The second community brief can be accessed here

09 April 2013