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...
The ICHR supports study "SILICOSIS DISEASE AT STONE MINING AND PROCESSING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS MANUFACTURING FACTORIES" in Binh Dinh province
A cross-sectional study was conducted on 247 workers at Binh De construction stone manufacturing cooperative and Tuy...

Our 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 - Hamburg, Germany, and the Health Department of Can Tho City has implemented the survey named "Epidemiology and Management of Snakebite " in 2018.

“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 and Dental University, Japan conducted a study on improving eye vision and prevention of non-communicable diseases for children in five secondary schools in Hue City, Thua Thien Hue province.

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 students of General Practitioner, Preventive Medicine, Public Health - HUMP.

[Science Café] Stress and Coping with Stress

The Institute for Community Health Research in collaboration with OUCRU - Clinical Research Unit, Oxford University- with funding support from Wellcome Trust - organized the "Science Café", with the participation of 40 students of general practitioners, preventive medicine program...

The ICHR supports study "SILICOSIS DISEASE AT STONE MINING AND PROCESSING AND CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS MANUFACTURING FACTORIES" in Binh Dinh province

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.

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 January, with a flood season from October, onwards. Mussel is a traditional food in Hue city and it is harvested in the downstream of Huong river. In addition, oysters are cultivated in Tam Giang lagoon downstream from Hue city