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...
A/Professor Vo Van Thang

A/Professor Vo Van Thang

Directors

Director of ICHR, Dean of Faculty of Public health- Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy. Honourable Professor of Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia

Participating as a lecturer in postgraduate training for many universities internationally such as: the Netherlands, Italy and Australia. Authors of many scientific research projects nationally and internationally. Excellent experience in mentoring for many research projects in public health and medical education, supervising for many study programs in Hue city of undergraduate and post graduate students from universities and organization internationally (Australia, the Netherlands, the US; among which there were 7 PhD projects and more than 50 Bachelors of public healthand Social workers from QUT, Australia, co-supervisor of 1 PhD project completed at QUT in 2011). As a founding leader in the Sub-Mekong Regional Public Health Network, he has enabled active collaborators between Hue UMP and many universities in China, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and Philippines.

 

Associate Professor Vo Van Thang, MD, MPH, PhD

Add: 06 Ngo Quyen street, Hue city, Vietnam

Office: (+84)543.628.454 - 55

Email: vovanthang147@gmail.com

Web: http://iccchr-hue.org.vn

Qualifications

  • Ph.D in Public health
  • Master of Public Health
  • First degree of specialization in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Medical Doctor

.EXISTING POSITIONS:

  • Dean, Faculty of Public Health, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy.
  • Head of department of Health statistics - Demography-Reproductive health, Faculty of Public Health      
  • Coordinator, Community Health Training and Consulting Network (CHTCN) in Hue, central Vietnam
  • Associate Editor, The International Journal of Infection in Developing Countries (JIDC), http://www.jidc.org/
  • Acting Director, International Institute for Community Health Research-ICHR (www.iccchr-hue.org.vn) in Hue university of Medicine and Pharmacy  
  • Leadership member of Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) University Network of Pubic health

Areas of research and teaching: Research methodology, reproductive health, sexual health, demography, medical anthropology, biostatistics, health program and project management.

For publications by this staff member, visit ICHR Publication