Upcoming Events

The 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR10) will be held in Siem Reap, Cambodia from 26th to 29th May, 2020

“Improving Health Equity among Greater Sub-Mekong Region: A Public Health Challenge”


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

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...
“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...
Health risk due to food contamination induced by urban flood - PhD student: Nguyen Thanh Gia
Hue city is located in central Vietnam on the banks of the Huong (perfume) river. The rainy season is from August to...
Science Café: Science stories beside Coffee cup
Science Café is a forum where participants can enjoy their coffee or drinks, make friends and share with each other...

Our works

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.


A cross-sectional study was conducted on 247 workers at Binh De construction stone manufacturing cooperative and Tuy Nen Binh Dinh brick joint stock company in 2016 to assess the influence of dust on the workers’ health at the workplace and describe the situation of catching the silicosis disease at these two factories.

Project on Strengthening first aid and snakebites treatment in Thua Thien Hué province

The Institute of Community Health Research (ICHR) in cooperation with Bernhard Nocht Institute of Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany implement a project on epidemiology and management of snakebites in Thua Thien Hué (TT Hué) province from 2016 - 2018.

Institute for Community Health Research’s activities review and proposed plan of activities meeting

The ICHR organized the Workshop on Evaluation and Strategic planning for Hue Institute for Community Health Research at La Sapinnette Hotel, Dalat City, Lam Dong Province

Meeting with Dr.Catherine Maternowska - Senior Research and Evaluation Specialist of UNICEF Office

The ICHR organized the meeting with Dr.Catherine Maternowska-Senior Research and Evaluation Specialist of UNICEF Office of Research – Innocenti. 

Workshop: "Enhancing the Health Literacy and community services in improving the quality of care and patient safety in hospital"

The conference was held at Hotel Nikko Saigon with the participation of the honorable delegates, Head of departments and health staffs of Thu Duc District hospital and other hospitals in Ho Chi Minh city.

Workshop on the teaching of Public health

10th Workshop on Public Health Training and Research in Vietnam taking place in Banmethuot, Vietnam (21.-25.3.2016)