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

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

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 about a scientific issue, or a health topic... This is the first time the Science Café was hold at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy. This is a monthly event and the topic of this October was “Communication: Art or Skill?” facilitated by Dr. Pham Ngoc Thanh from OUCRU.

The Leaders and staff of the Institute for Community Health Research participated in the workshop introducing the project "Initiative for construction and development of ecological health in Southeast Asia".

Vietnam Public Health Association held the  workshop on  "Introduction to regional Project FBLI  in Vietnam and related  scientific publications" on 29 Sep 2016 at Century Hotel, Hue city. The workshop aimed at:

Expansion of international cooperation with the Tokyo Medical and Dental University

The leaders of ICHR had opportunities to meet and  exchange knowledge and experiences with  many Japanese scientists and many other international organizations in the fields of current interests in public health training and research.

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.