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...
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