Upcoming Events

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


This kick-off meeting is organised to start officially the four year transdisciplinary research project Scaling-up nutrition-sensitive agricultural initiatives in mountainous areas in Vietnam and Lao PDR  a collaboration of...

Viện Nghiên cứu Sức khỏe Cộng đồng xin thông báo đến quý cơ quan về việc đăng ký nộp đề cương nghiên cứu năm 2017 như sau...

Recent works

“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...
Nghiệm thu đề tài do Viện NCSKCĐ hỗ trợ
Trong ngày 17/06 và 27/06, Viện Nghiên cứu Sức khỏe Cộng đồng tổ chức nghiệm thu các đề tài nghiên cứu khoa học do Viện...
A cross-sectional study was conducted on 247 workers at Binh De construction stone manufacturing cooperative and Tuy...

Research projects

Hue UMP staff’s research projects

These activites is part of  ICHR’s objectives of enhancing the research capacity of HUMP’s lecturers, providing practical information for teaching activities, and also providing scientific evidence to improve  intervention activities for community health care. 

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.

The health impacts of climate change among Ethnic minorities living in Central Vietnam

Author:  Dang Thi Anh Thu Principle Supervisor: Field Supervisor: Study sites: Thua Thien Hue Province 

Intervention model of health care for women with postnatal depression in central Vietnam

 Author:  Linda Linda Murray Principle Supervisor: Field Supervisor:       Study sites: Thua Thien Hue Province  and Da Nang city

Measuring recovery from psychotic illness in central Vietnam

There have been very few previous studies on this topic in Vietnam so Seiji hopes that his research will contribute to the understanding of these serious mental disorders, both in this country and more widely. He will work closely with Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy staff to identify people who have recently had their first psychotic episodeand conduct a detailed assessment of their social and clinical functioning and quality of life.