Upcoming Events

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

“Public Health Challenges in the 21st Century” ​

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...

ICHR and the 2nd ASEAN Conference on Health Impact Assessment

Within the framework of the 60th anniversary of Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy Foundation, the 2nd ASEAN Conference on Health Impact Assessment under the theme “Health Impact Assessment: Towards ASEAN Engagement and Sustainable Development” was organized on 20th – 21st April, 2017 in Indochine Hotel, Hue, Vietnam.


 The 2nd ASEAN Conference on Health Impact Assessment  (source: http://huemed-univ.edu.vn)


               The conference attracted nearly 300 delegates, including experts, scientists and managers from ASEAN countries. Training workshops on Health Impact Assessment for Energy, Dengue Hemorrhagic fever, and Primary Health Care or the approach of GMS countries in training and educating on Health Impact Assessment all received interests from participants. Nearly 30 topics on scientific researches related to public health and health impact assessment were presented and shared in different sessions of the conference. In this meeting, ICHR’s members and coordinators of ICHR partners in Khanh Hoa province and Binh Dinh province gave 4 presentations on their scientific researches: Prevalence of selected risk factors of non-communicable diseases among people in a central region of Vietnam: A significant consideration of HIA; Associations between Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and climate factors in two cities of Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam: Time series analysis; Health literacy and its associated factors among outpatients in Hue university hospital, Vietnam: A similar case study in HIA; Research on silicosis disease at stone mining, processing and building materials production factories in Binh Dinh province in 2016; Their presentations have contributed to the overall success of the conference.


Professor Vo Van Thang presented in conference

Souvenir photo with delegates in conference


               On the sidelines of the Conference, on April 20th, the ICHR also organized an exhibition of the achievements of the institute’s development and its planned activities in the coming time. The exhibition attracted the attention of many national and international delegates.


 Exhibition of the achievements of the institute’s development.