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Methodological Innovations in Epidemiology

The Faculty of Public Health, Mahidol University collaborating with Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) will organize the 51st APACPH conference 2019 under the theme “SDGs in Reality”

The 7th AHLA conference with the main theme Health Literacy in Smart Universal Healthcare, to be held in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, 10th-12th November 2019

 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

Recent works

The Research Project "Epidemiology of Snakebites in Can Tho City" in 2018
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“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
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The ICHR supports study "SILICOSIS DISEASE AT STONE MINING AND PROCESSING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS MANUFACTURING FACTORIES" in Binh Dinh province
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The Project on Workforce Development for Elderly Healthcare in ASEAN Countries.

Collaborative research with Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

The project on Workforce development for elderly health care in ASEAN countries.

(March 12th – 17th, 2018)

From 12th to March 17th 2018, in Tokyo, a research group from University of the Philippines Manila, Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU), and Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy completed the proposal of the project on workforce development for elderly health care in ASEAN countries. The project will be conducted from 2018 to September, 2019 under funding support from The World Health Organization (WHO) Centre for Health Development in Kobe, Japan. Primary data will be collected in Manila, Philippines.

 

 

The members of the project in the first day of meeting

 

Members of the project include Prof.Dr. Carmelita Canila and Prof.Dr.Fely Marilyn E. Lorenzo from University of the Philippines Manila, Prof.Dr Keiko Nakamura and Dr. Kaoruko Seino from Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU), Prof. Dr. Vo Van Thang, Dean of Faculty of Public Health, Director of Institute for Community Health research (ICHR) from Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy. Besides, the project also has the participation of some Ph.D. students in the department of Global Health Entrepreneurship, TMDU. The working program included sharing information of workforce for elderly care in some ASEAN countries and the elderly care policy of Japan, visiting health service facilities for the elderly and exploring  innovative technologies supporting elderly care in Japan.

At the end of the program, the proposal was finalized and submitted to the World Health Organization Centre for Health Development in Kobe, Japan. After getting official approval, the research is going to be conducted  in summer, 2018.

The ICHR, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy also affirmed its contribution and sharing information of similar research topics in ThuaThien Hue province through the counterpart funding.

 

Visiting and meeting the staffs at the Minami-Yamato nursing home, Yamato City, Kanagawa Prefecture

 

Visiting model and facilities for elderly care at Rehabilitation Department, Tsukuba Memorial Hospital, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

 

Attending a medical consultation in Rehabilitation Department at Tsukuba Memorial Hospital, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.