Upcoming Events

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” ​

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.

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

 

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

Living with Cancer in Da Nang and Hue

Studies have been conducted in people living with cancer in Da Nang and Hue city  

Understanding causes of childhood injury in Dak Lak

A  cross-sectional  study  was  conducted  among a total  of 2,273  households  (which  included 4,505 children  aged  under  16)  in  8  communes of Buon  Ma  Thuot  city,  Daklak  province

Visiting Researchers and Students

Post-doctoral internship Dr Linda Murray, from the Global Health program at the University of Tasmania in Australia Is conducting her Post-doc study at the ICHR. The study on “Understanding and responding to crying and sleep problems in infants in Central Vietnam: A qualitative investigation” aims to explore beliefs and practices about infant care, settling, feeding and sleeping in relation to child and mother health. This study has the...

Hue UMP staff’s research projects

These activites is part of  ICHR’s objectives of enhancing the research capacity of HUMP’s lecturers, providing practical information for teaching activities, and also providing scientific evidence to improve  intervention activities for community health care.