Upcoming Events

 In 2018, the 10th GMS-ICPH is themed “Health Equity and Response of Crisis.”

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” ​

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.

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.

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...

Publications

Incidence of snakebites in 3 different geographic regions in Thua Thien Hue province, central Vietnam: Green pit vipers and cobras cause the majority of bites
Title

Incidence of snakebites in 3 different geographic regions in Thua Thien Hue province, central Vietnam: Green pit vipers and cobras cause the majority of bites

Author

JoergBlessmann, Nguyen Thanh Phuc Nhan, Bui Thi Phuong Anh, Ralf Krumkamp, Vo Van Thang, Nguyen Hoang Lan

Year
2018
Publisher

Elsevier - Toxicon

Future of Public Health Training: What Are the Challenges? What Might the Solutions Look Like?
Title

Future of Public Health Training: What Are the Challenges? What Might the Solutions Look Like?

Year
2018
Publisher

SAGE Journals

Family-Based Health Insurance for Informal Sector Workers in Vietnam: Why Does Enrolment Remain Low?
Title

Family-Based Health Insurance for Informal Sector Workers in Vietnam: Why Does Enrolment Remain Low?

Year
2018
Publisher

SAGE Journals

Which eHealth interventions are most effective for smoking cessation? A systematic review.
Title

Which eHealth interventions are most effective for smoking cessation? A systematic review.

Author

Huyen Phuc Do, Bach Xuan Tran, Quyen Le Pham, Long Hoang Nguyen, Tung Thanh Tran, Carl A Latkin, Michael P Dunne, Philip RA Baker

Year
2018
Publisher

Patient Preference and Adherence - Dovepress

Abstract

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Adverse childhood experiences, mental health and risk behaviours among men in the Solomon Islands.
Title

Adverse childhood experiences, mental health and risk behaviours among men in the Solomon Islands.

Author

Paraniala Silas C Lui, Michael P Dunne, Philip Baker, Verzilyn Isom

Year
2018
Publisher

Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health

Abstract

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See fulltext here at: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1010539518792911

Family-based Social Health Insurance for informal workers in Vietnam: Willingness to pay and its determinants
Title

Family-based Social Health Insurance for informal workers in Vietnam: Willingness to pay and its determinants

Author

Nguyen Thi Thuy Nga; Gerard FitzGerald; Michael P Dunne

Year
2018
Publisher

Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health

Abstract

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Adaptation and psychometric properties of the ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool for use in trials (ICAST-Trial) among South African adolescents and their primary caregivers
Title

Adaptation and psychometric properties of the ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool for use in trials (ICAST-Trial) among South African adolescents and their primary caregivers

Author

Franziska Meinck, Mark E. Boyes, Lucie Cluver , Catherine L. Ward, Peter Schmidt, Sachin DeStone, Michael P. Dunne

Year
2018
Publisher

Elsevier - Child Abuse & Neglect

Abstract

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