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"
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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...
Professor Michael Dunne

Professor Michael Dunne

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Co-Director of ICHR and an Honorary Professor of Hue University. Michael is a social epidemiologist.

The main focus of his research in recent years has been on population mental health and the impact of childhood adversity. He has also contributed to research into social and psychological dimensions of HIV/AIDS and hepatitis risk behaviour and treatment adherence. Much of his work involves collaboration with doctoral students; he has supervised more than 40 PhD students, with most from Vietnam and countries in the East Asia and Pacific region. He collaborates with UNICEF, the WHO and colleagues in the USA, China, Malaysia and Vietnam, particularly regarding child protection research. At Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane Australia, Michael teaches International Health, Epidemiology and Health Sociology

Name: Professor Michael Dunne

Position(s): Professor, Co-Director of ICHR and an Honorary Professor of Hue University. 

Discipline : Public Health and Health Services

Phone+61 7 3138 3928

Fax+61 7 3138 3369

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Qualifications: Phd (Murdoch University), BA(Hons) (Murdoch University)

Keywords: Mental health, Child maltreatment, Health research methods, International Public Health, Human sexuality

 At Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane Australia, Michael teaches International Health, Epidemiology and Health Sociology

For publications by this staff member, visit ICHR Publication