Upcoming Events

 In 2018, the 10th GMS-ICPH is themed “Health Equity and Response of Crisis.”

The organizing committee of the 6th AHLA conference is pleased to invite you to participate in the 6th International Health Literacy Conference: A Health Literate Asia and Beyond, to be held in Taichung, Taiwan, October 25th-27th, 2018

“Public Health Challenges in the 21st Century” ​

The theme of the 9th ICPH-GMS (2017), Yangon is “Adopting Healthy Lifestyle: Combating Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs)”. NCDs are the leading causes of death in the GMS countries at present and they create enormous health burden with serious socioeconomic implications.

In order to widen the scientific research themes and strengthen international and national relationships of young researchers and students with other Faculty of Public Health among Southeast Asian countries, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy will host The Second Scientific Conference of Young Researchers in April 2018.

Recent works

The Research Project "Epidemiology of Snakebites in Can Tho City" in 2018
The Institute for Community Health Research in cooperation with the Bernhard Nocht Institute of Tropical Medicine -...
“Hue Healthy Adolescent Cohort Study: Promotion of healthy vision and prevention of non-communicable diseases”
Institute for Community Health Research, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy in collaboration with Tokyo Medical...
People recovering from a first episode of schizophrenia in Hue and Da Nang
A study of their functioning in family, work and community life, and the factors that influence it.
“Why medical research needs ethical approval” – Professor Tran Tinh Hien
The program attracted the attention and participation of lecturers from the Faculty of Public Health and more than 40...
A cross-sectional study was conducted on 247 workers at Binh De construction stone manufacturing cooperative and Tuy...

PhD Opportunites at Oxford University Clinical Research Unit

Prize Studentship and Oxford Fellowship Program

at Oxford University Clinical Research Unit Viet Nam 2014-2015

OUCRU-Viet Nam is offering opportunities for a number of 4-year PhD training fellowships based in Viet Nam and registered at UK universities. PhD research projects may focus in any area relevant to the work of the Health Services Hanoi and HCMC, the Hospital for Tropical Diseases HCMC and the Oxford University Clinical Research Units Hanoi and HCMC. Current projects that call for applications are listed in details below:

Project 1: Statistical methods for adaptive clinical trials in tropical diseases

Project 2: HFMD in Vietnam: A Study of Epidemiology and Health Economics

Project 3: The impact of antimicrobial resistance on bloodstream infections at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City

Project 4: The genomics of Salmonella Paratyphi A, an emergent cause of enteric fever in Asia

Project 5: The mechanism of antibody activity during Salmonella Typhi and Salmonella Paratyphi A infections