Upcoming Events

Emerging infectious diseases are, more than ever, at the center of the world’s attention. Join a diverse group of colleagues from around the world as they present new knowledge and breakthroughs about how to discover, detect, understand, prevent and respond to outbreaks of emerging disease threats.

Rescheduled Date: October 3-5th, 2021

Venue: Kaohsiung Marriott Hotel (Kaohsiung, Taiwan)

Length: 2.5 days (+1 day Pre-Event Meeting)

Program: Interest Group Seminars, Summit Programming (Workshops, Oral/Poster Presentations, Symposiums, Alternative Sessions, Plenary Speakers), Welcome Reception, Banquet, Master Classes, Cultural Tours

The Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health will be organising the “APACPH International Webinar 2.0 on COVID-19 pandemic – Developing and Accomplishing COVID-19 Exit Strategy Plan” on the 16th June 2020 (Tuesday) at 10.00am (GMT+7)

We continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation daily with consultations from our IHLA Executive Board, Steering & Program Committees and local organizers to select a new date for the postponed Summit. Please contact us if you have any issues or concerns related to the summit! 

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

Recent works

Thua Thien Hue Union of Science and Technology Associations honoring Professor Michael Dunne (Australia) as one of typical Science and Technology Intellectuals in 2021.
Honoring typical scientific and technological intellectuals is an annual activity organized by Thua Thien Hue Union of...
ICHR publication on "Health behavior"
Health behaviors are actions individuals take that affect their health. They include actions that lead to improved...
ICHR publication on "Environmental Health"
Environmental health is the branch of public health that: focuses on the relationships between people and their...
ICHR publication on "Infectious and Tropical diseases"
Vietnam faces infectious diseases, tropical diseases related to the climate characteristics of the region. Research in...
ICHR publication on "Mental health and NCDs"
ICHR Institute has leading experts in these fields in the Central - Central Highlands region, participating in research...
A/Professor Vo Van Thang

A/Professor Vo Van Thang

Directors

Director of ICHR,

President of Thua Thien Hue provincial Association of Preventive Medicine and Public Health 

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

06 Ngo Quyen Street, Hue city
Thua Thien Hue province, Vietnam
Office tel.: 00-84-
234
-38
22173
, 00-84-
234
-38
22873  
ORCID ID: 0000-0003-2018-0371
E mail: vovanthang147@hueuni.edu.vn 
or vovanthang147@huemed-univ.edu.vn  or vovanthang147@gmail.com 
Website: 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:

  • President of Thua Thien Hue provincial Association of Preventive Medicine and 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