Upcoming Events

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

“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”

Recent works

Project: NCDs Surveillance in 6 ASEAN Countries
Institute for Community Health Research (ICHR) honored to be one Vietnam representatives participating in the project.
Prospects for public health research cooperation with the School of Health Sciences, Massey University, New Zealand in 2020-2021
The visit to New Zealand of ICHR ended successfully and promised the prospect of cooperation with new and potential...
ADDRESSING VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN - Mapping the Needs and Resources in Eight Cities across the World - An EBLS's NaRA Report
The Evidence for Better Lives Study is a critical partner in the efforts by international organisations to achieve the...
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...
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