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...

International Journal

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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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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Childhood Sexual Violence in Indonesia: A Systematic Review
Title

Childhood Sexual Violence in Indonesia: A Systematic Review

Author

Lauren Rumble, Ryan Fajar Febrianto, Melania Niken Larasati, Carolyn Hamilton, Ben Mathews, Michael P. Dunne

Year
2018
Publisher

Sage Journals - Trauma, Violence, & Abuse

Abstract

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Association Between a Wider Availability of Health Information and Health Care Utilization in Vietnam: Cross-Sectional Study
Title

Association Between a Wider Availability of Health Information and Health Care Utilization in Vietnam: Cross-Sectional Study

Author

Hoang Thuy Linh Nguyen; Keiko Nakamura; Kaoruko Seino; Van Thang Vo.

Year
2017
Publisher

Journal of Medical Internet Research - JMIR Publications

Abstract

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Early psychosis in central Vietnam: A longitudinal study of short-term functional outcomes and their predictors
Title

Early psychosis in central Vietnam: A longitudinal study of short-term functional outcomes and their predictors

Author

Seiji Humphries, Robert King, Michael P Dunne and Cat Huu Nguyen

Year
2017
Publisher

International Journal of Social Psychiatry

Factors associated with nicotine dependence during methadone maintenance treatment: findings from a multisite survey in Vietnam
Title

Factors associated with nicotine dependence during methadone maintenance treatment: findings from a multisite survey in Vietnam

Author

Huyen Phuc Do, Long Hoang Nguyen, Nhung Phuong Thi Nguyen, Chau Ngo, Huong Lan Thi Nguyen, Giang Tong Le, Linh Khanh Nguyen, Cuong Tat Nguyen, Bach Xuan Tran, Huong Thi Le, Thuc Minh Thi Vu, Huong Thu Thi Phan, Tho Dinh Tran, Carl A Latkin, Michael P Dunne

Year
2017
Publisher

British Medical Journal Open (BMJ Open)

Abstract

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