Upcoming Events

The 13th international conference on Public Health among Greater Mekong Sub-Regional countries on "Enhancing transdisciplinary collaborations on Education and Research to tackle priority public health issues in the new Era" has following objectives:

  • To strengthen the relationship of Faculties of Public Health among the Southeast Asian countries and in the world;
  • To share research results in the field of Public Health as well as priority public health issues among greater Mekong Sub-Regional countries;
  • To search for feasible solutions to enhance international collaboration among Public Health Faculties in Mekong Sub-Region and a wider area of the Southeast Asian countries about training and research in Public Health.

An abstract should be in one paragraph with no more 350 words, describing the major aspects of the entire paper in a prescribed sequence that includes: 1) Introduction: The overall purpose of the study and the research problem(s) you investigated; 2) Objective(s): The outcomes that you aim to achieve by conducting research; 3) Method: The basic design of the study; 4) Results: Major findings or trends found as a result of your analysis; and, 5) Conclusions: a brief summary of your interpretations and conclusions.

Thua Thien Hue provincial Association of Public Health and Preventive Medicine in collaboration with the Faculty of Public Health and the Institute for Community Health Research of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Hue University, will host a scientific conference on Public Health.  (updating...)

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

Recent works

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...
ICHR publication on "Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health"
Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health is a strong research area of ICHR with the participation of many...

Research projects in collaboration with Health Departments of 5 provinces in Central and Highland area of Vietnam

Selected research projects among all applications were provided technical support and funding by ICHR. Our activities aim  to provide scientific evidence to assist health care planning at the local level, while also enhancing the scientific research skills of provincial health  staff.

Grants 2015:

  1. Clinical features and factors associated with early detection of  autistic children  in Hue City 



  1. Sexuality trends and  knowledge, attitudes, practices and related factors regarding HIV prevention among homosexual males in Hue city




  1. Early detection and intervention for depressive disorders among adolescents from fishery households in Da Nang City




  1. Research on an intervention model for the prevention of  injury among children in Buon Ma Thuot City, Dak Lak


Grants 2014:


1. Study of hematological indexes in workers exposed to petroleum  and plant protection chemicals at 2 companies in Thua Thien Hue province in 2014

Author:  Ha Van Hoang MD

Host organization: Centre for Preventive Medicine of Thua Thien Hue province

Abstract: link

Technical consultancy: Doan Vuong Diem Khanh MD, PhD, ICHR Research Fellow



2. Study of the situation of depressive disorders among cancer patients in Da nang city, 2014

Author:  Ngo Thi Kim Yen MD

Host organization: Health Department of Da Nang city

Abstract: link

Technical consultancy: Nguyen Hoang Lan MD, PhD; Nguyen Van Hung MD, PhD, ICHR Research Fellow



3. Surveying on knowledge, attitude and practice of synthetic drugs and prevention of some STDs among the users of synthetic drugs in Da Nang city.

Author:  Pham Thi Dao MD,

Host organization: Centre for HIV/AIDs Prevention and Control of Da Nang city

Abstract: link

Technical consultancy: Nguyen Hoang Lan MD, PhD, ICHR Research Fellow



4. Study on the Epidemiological characteristics of Dengue  fever in the period of 2007 - 2014 in Binh Dinh province

Author:  Bui Ngoc Lan  MD

              Host organization: Centre for Preventive Medicine of Binh Dinh province

Abstract: link

Technical consultancy:  Nguyen Van Hung MD, PhD, Nguyen Van Hoa MD, PhD; ICHR Research Fellow



5. Study on real situation of injury and contributing factors among children under 16 years old in a number of communes, Buon Ma Thuot city , DakLak province

Author:  Nguyen Van Hung MD

Host organization: Daklak Province General Hospital

Abstract: link

Technical consultancy: Nguyen Minh Tam MD, PhD; Ho Dung MD, MMH, ICHR Research Fellow



6. Study on the relationship between the distribution of dengue fever and population, climate factors in Khanh Hoa Province in the period of ten years: 2004 - 2013 and analysis of dengue fever  trend in the coming years

Author:  Le Tan Phung MD, PhD

Host organization: Health Department of Khanh Hoa Province

Abstract: link

Technical consultancy: Nguyen Van Hoa MD, PhD, ICHR Research Fellow