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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.

Updating the 5th AHLA International Health Literacy Conference, 12th - 14th November 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

This kick-off meeting is organised to start officially the four year transdisciplinary research project Scaling-up nutrition-sensitive agricultural initiatives in mountainous areas in Vietnam and Lao PDR  a collaboration of...

Viện Nghiên cứu Sức khỏe Cộng đồng xin thông báo đến quý cơ quan về việc đăng ký nộp đề cương nghiên cứu năm 2017 như sau...

Chào mừng 70 năm hình thành và phát triển của nhà trường (1947-2017), Đại học Y Dược TP. Hồ Chí Minh (ĐHYD) tổ chức Hội nghị Khoa học Kỹ thuật thường niên lần thứ 34 vào ngày 10 tháng 3 năm 2017 tại số 217 Hồng Bàng, Phường 11, Quận 5, TP. Hồ Chí Minh.

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People recovering from a first episode of schizophrenia in Hue and Da Nang
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PARTICIPATION OF THE INSTITUTE FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH RESEARCH IN THE SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE OF “PUBLIC HEALTH RESEARCH IN NEW ERA” IN HANOI

 

With the goals of sharing research results in Public Health and promoting the collaboration among young researchers, Hanoi University of Public Health organized the conference for young researchers and students in English with the topic “Public Health research in new era” on the 3rd of October in 2017. The conference had the participation of top medical universities across Vietnam such as Hai Phong, Thai Binh, Hue, Ho Chi Minh city University of Medicine and Pharmacy, and Hanoi University of Public Health. Besides, there was also the interest and participation of institutes, medical agencies, NGOs and hospitals in Hanoi Capital.

The Faculty of Public Health and the Institute for Community Health Research (ICHR) submitted their papers and were selected to present a research on “Thalassemia and hemoglobinopathies in an ethnic minority group in Central Vietnam: implications to health burden and relationship between two ethnic minority groups " by Mrs. Nguyen Thi Nga. The presentation brought about new insights into the importance of thalassemia as well as giving recommendations on how to screen and control thalassemia in ethnic minority groups. In addition, Assoc.Prof. Vo Van Thang - Director of ICHR attended as a member of the Peer Review Panel of the workshop. 

 

Picture 1: Mrs. Nguyen Thi Nga presenting at the workshop

 

Picture 2: The peer review panel of the conference

 

The presentations have showed the diversity and novelty in approach ways to health issues. Some articles had been published in prestigious international journals. In addition, it has also demonstrated the professional expertise as well as English ability of the presenters.

Recognizing many advantages of the conference, representatives from the universities are going to organize similar conference annually to enhance the sharing of research as well as connect groups of young researchers among universities to jointly research and develop projects in the new era.

 

 

Picture 3: Taking commemorative photos after the workshop