Upcoming Events

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

“Improving Health Equity among Greater Sub-Mekong Region: A Public Health Challenge”

 

Recent works

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...
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...

International Journal

Incidence of snakebites in Can Tho Municipality, Mekong Delta, South Vietnam— Evaluation of the responsible snake species and treatment of snakebite envenoming
Title

Incidence of snakebites in Can Tho Municipality, Mekong Delta, South Vietnam— Evaluation of the responsible snake species and treatment of snakebite envenoming

Author

Vo Van Thang, Truong Quy Quoc Bao, Hoang Dinh Tuyen, Ralf Krumkamp, Le Hoang Hai, Nguyen Hai Dang, Cao Minh Chu, Joerg Blessmann

Year
2020
Publisher

PLOS NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES

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“Nothing suitable for us”: experiences of women with physical disabilities in accessing maternal healthcare services in Northern Vietnam
Title

“Nothing suitable for us”: experiences of women with physical disabilities in accessing maternal healthcare services in Northern Vietnam

Author

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

Year
2020
Publisher

Disability and Rehabilitation

Abstract

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Development and validation of a tool to measure job satisfaction among preventive medicine workers in northern Vietnam
Title

Development and validation of a tool to measure job satisfaction among preventive medicine workers in northern Vietnam

Author

Nguyen Quynh Anh,Michael P. Dunne,Phan Trong Lan &Tran Anh Dung

Year
2020
Publisher

International Journal of Healthcare Management

Abstract

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Fear of Falling and Cognitive Impairment in Elderly With Different Social Support Levels: Findings From a Community Survey in Central Vietnam
Title

Fear of Falling and Cognitive Impairment in Elderly With Different Social Support Levels: Findings From a Community Survey in Central Vietnam

Author

Thi Hue Man Vo, Keiko Nakamura, Kaoruko Seino, Hoang Thuy Linh Nguyen, Thang Van Vo

Year
2020
Publisher

BMC Geriatrics

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Relationships among cyberbullying, parental attitudes, self-harm and suicidal behavior among adolescents: results from a school-based survey in Vietnam
Title

Relationships among cyberbullying, parental attitudes, self-harm and suicidal behavior among adolescents: results from a school-based survey in Vietnam

Author

Hoang Thuy Linh Nguyen, Keiko Nakamura, Kaoruko Seino and Van Thang Vo

Year
2020
Publisher

BMC Public Health

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What research questions should the next generation of birth cohort studies address? An international Delphi study of experts
Title

What research questions should the next generation of birth cohort studies address? An international Delphi study of experts

Author

Ruth Harriet Brown, Manuel Eisner, Sara Valdebenito, Susan Walker, Mark Tomlinson, Claire Hughes, Catherine L. Ward, Joseph Osafo, Siham Sikander, Pasco Fearon, Michael P Dunne, Bernadette Madrid, Adriana Baban, Vo Van Thang, Asvini D. Fernando, Aja L Murray, 

Year
2020
Publisher

Academic Pediatrics

Abstract

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Seasonality and schizophrenia: a comprehensive overview of the seasonal pattern of hospital admissions and potential drivers
Title

Seasonality and schizophrenia: a comprehensive overview of the seasonal pattern of hospital admissions and potential drivers

Author

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

Year
2020
Publisher

International Journal of Biometeorology

Abstract

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