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

Workshop of sharing the results of the project “Transforming research into clinical education and practice - TRICEP”
Within the project “Transforming research into clinical education and practice – TRICEP”, on December 4th, 2020, the...
COVID-19: ICHR research shows highly effective preventive action by Vietnamese people
ICHR researchers in Hue have collaborated with the University of Antwerp in Belgium as part of a Global Citizen Project...
ADDRESSING VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN - Mapping the Needs and Resources in Eight Cities across the World - An EBLS's NaRA Report
The Evidence for Better Lives Study is a critical partner in the efforts by international organisations to achieve the...
Project: NCDs Surveillance in 6 ASEAN Countries
Institute for Community Health Research (ICHR) honored to be one Vietnam representatives participating in the project.
Prospects for public health research cooperation with the School of Health Sciences, Massey University, New Zealand in 2020-2021
The visit to New Zealand of ICHR ended successfully and promised the prospect of cooperation with new and potential...

International Journal

Stress and Associated Factors among Frontline Healthcare Workers in the COVID-19 Epicenter of Da Nang City, Vietnam
Title

Stress and Associated Factors among Frontline Healthcare Workers in the COVID-19 Epicenter of Da Nang City, Vietnam

Author

Nhan Nguyen, Duong Dinh Le, Robert Colebunders, Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Trung Dinh Tran, Thang Van Vo

Year
2021
Publisher

Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health

Abstract

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The association between elder abuse and childhood adversity: A study of older adults in Malaysia
Title

The association between elder abuse and childhood adversity: A study of older adults in Malaysia

Author

Mohammad Asyraf , Michael P. Dunne, Noran N. Hairi, Farizah Mohd Hairi, Noraliza Radzali, Choo Wan Yuen

Year
2021
Publisher

Plos One

Abstract

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“Under great anxiety”: Pregnancy experiences of Vietnamese women with physical disabilities seen through an intersectional lens
Title

“Under great anxiety”: Pregnancy experiences of Vietnamese women with physical disabilities seen through an intersectional lens

Author

Thi Vinh Nguyen, Julie King, Niki Edwards, Michael P.Dunne

Year
2021
Publisher

Social Science & Medicine

Abstract

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Improvement in the Cognitive Aspects of Cultural Competence after Short-Term Overseas Study Programs
Title

Improvement in the Cognitive Aspects of Cultural Competence after Short-Term Overseas Study Programs

Author

Chen Wang, Xiang-Yu Hou, Nigar G. Khawaja, Michael P. Dunne  and Jane Shakespeare-Finch

Year
2021
Publisher

Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health

Abstract

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Psychosocial Interventions for Amphetamine Type Stimulant Use Disorder: An Overview of Systematic Reviews
Title

Psychosocial Interventions for Amphetamine Type Stimulant Use Disorder: An Overview of Systematic Reviews

Author

Mai Thi Ngoc Tran, Quang Hung Luong, Giang Le Minh, Michael P. Dunne and Philip Baker

Year
2021
Publisher

Frontier in Psychiatry

Abstract

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Assessing evidence for seasonality of hospital admissions for schizophrenia in Queensland, Australia: a time series observational study
Title

Assessing evidence for seasonality of hospital admissions for schizophrenia in Queensland, Australia: a time series observational study

Author

Shafkat Jahan, Darren Wraith, Michael P. Dunne & Suchithra Naish 

Year
2021
Publisher

International Journal of Biometeorology

Abstract

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Depression and its associated factors among pregnant women in central Vietnam
Title

Depression and its associated factors among pregnant women in central Vietnam

Author

 Bao-Yen Luong-Thanh,  Lan Hoang Nguyen, Linda Murray, Manuel Eisner, Sara Valdebenito, Tuyen Dinh Hoang,  Huyen Phuc Do,  Thang Van Vo

Year
2021
Publisher

Health Psychology Open

Abstract

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