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...
Doan Vuong Diem Khanh

Doan Vuong Diem Khanh

Directors

Doan Vuong Diem Khanh, MD, MPH, PhD,

Vice-Director of ICHR, Team leader - Research Fellow, Lecturer of faculty of public health, HUMP.

Head of Dept. Health psychology and Health education, Faculty of public health, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy 

Graduated PhD on Community mental health at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia. Graduated Master in Public Health Methodology at Universitee Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium.

Areas of research and teaching: Community mental health, research methodology, biostatistics, reproductive health, sexual health, demography, medical anthropology, qualitative research, mixed method research, health program and project management.

Experience in mentoring for many research projects and study programs in public health for undergraduate and postgraduate students from universities from  Australia, the US and the Netherlands.

Name: DOAN VUONG DIEM KHANH

Position(s): Lecturer of Dept. Health psychology and Health education, Faculty of public health, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy (HUMP).

Research fellow, Institute for Community Health Research (ICHR),  HUMP. 

Discipline : Public health

Phone: 09 84 11 89 25

Email: diemkhanh1972@gmail.com

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology (QUT),   Australia (2008-2011)
  • Master of Public Health methodology, Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium, 1998-1999
  • Medical Doctor, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam, 1990-1996.

Key words: Community mental health

Background:

  • Medical Doctor, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam, 1990-1996.
  • Master of Public Health methodology, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 1998-1999
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology (QUT),   Australia (2008-2011)
  • 1997-now: Lecturer of Faculty of public health, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy (HUMP)
  • 2011-now: Research fellow, centre for Community Health Research  (CHR) & Institute for Community Health Research (ICHR), 

Research Interests: Community mental health

Participating in teaching different subjects for undergraduate students (including demography, reproductive health, biostatistics, medical anthropology, sexual health, research methodology of public health, project planning and management) and postgraduate students (including Master in public health, specialist doctor level1: community mental health, statistics-demography, reproductive health, specialist doctor level2 on health management: demography)

-  19 years experiences in doing research and teaching in public health

- 10 years experiences in mentoring for international undergraduates and postgraduates students from Australia, the US, and the Netherland.

-  Excellent experiences in supervising undergraduate and postgraduates (Master, CK1, CK2) for doing research in public health

-  Project evaluation: Participating in mid -term Evaluation and review report for the BasicNeeds’ project on ‘Supporting the development of Community Mental Health and Development in Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam’

- Oral presentations in the 2nd, 4th, 6th and 7 th International conference in public health among Greater Mekong sub-regional countries.

Awards:

- Faculty of health Executive Dean’s Commendation for Higher Degree Research (phD) in 2011

- Excellent presentation at the 4 th International conference in public health among Greater Mekong sub-regional countries, Sept.15-16, Kunming, China, 2012

- Complimentary award in the 6 th International conference in public health among Greater Mekong sub-regional countries, Khon Kaen, Thailand, November, 6-7, 2014

For publications by this staff member, visit ICHR Publication

ON GOING RESEARCH SUPPORT:

- Academic pressure  and mental distress among high school students in Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province

- Study on knowledge, attitude and practice on Sexual health among students of  Hue college of medicine

- Study on knowledge, attitude and practice on reproductive health among students of Hai Ba Trung high school, Hue city.

- Situation of Depressive disorder and associated factors among high school students in Quang Ngai city

- Metabolic syndrome and associated factors among people aged 45-69 in Quang Ngai city.

- Situation of stress and related factors among last year students of Hue University