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...

The 1st International Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, Khon Kean University, Khon Kean, Thailand

The International Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention - Faculty of Public Health, Khon Kean University, Khon Kean, Thailand


On October 8th 2018, the representatives of the Faculty of Public Health (FPH)  Mr. Nguyen Van Hoa,MSc. - Vice Dean and Mrs. Dang Thi Anh Thu,PhD. - Institute for Community Health Research,Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy – had attended the International Conference on “Cardiovascular Disease Prevention”, which was the first held at Khon Khaen University, Khon Khaen, Thailand. To be present at the conference, there were many experts specialized in non-communicable diseases in general and cardiovascular diseases in particularfrom Asian countries such as Taiwan, China, Korea, Japan, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Myanmar, Laos and post-graduated students from the Faculty of Public Health, Khon Kean University.



At the meeting, the participants had shared the situation of non-communicable diseases in general and cardiovascular disease in particular in the world and regions by many cohort studies in Korea, Japan, Taiwan and Thailand, as well as national programs aimed to manage non-communicable diseases and cardiovascular disease in Korea, Thailand and Malaysia. The conference also focused on group discussions between the representatives in order to work out the common solutions for the cooperation, the development of later joint research and solutions to prevent cardiovascular disease among Asian countries. Representatives from Vietnam also contributed positively to the discussion and pledged to participate in the multinational studies in the future. The second conference is scheduled to be held in 2019 in Taiwan, China.