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

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...
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 -...

International Journal

Preventive behavior of Vietnamese people in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Title

Preventive behavior of Vietnamese people in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Author

Nhan Phuc Thanh Nguyen, Tuyen Dinh Hoang, Vi Thao Tran, Cuc Thi Vu, Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Robert Colebunders, Michael P. Dunne, Thang Van Vo.

Year
2020
Publisher

PLOS ONE

Abstract

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Mass masking as a way to contain COVID-19 and exit lockdown in low- and middle-income countries
Title

Mass masking as a way to contain COVID-19 and exit lockdown in low- and middle-income countries

Author

Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Supa Pengpid, Edlaine Faria de Moura Villela, Vo Van Thang, Mohammed Ahmed, John Ditekemena, Bernardo Vega Crespo, Rhoda K Wanyenze, Janeth Dula, Takashi Watanabe, Christopher Delgado-Ratto, Koen Vanden Driessche, Rafael Van den Bergh, Robert Colebunders

 

Year
2020
Publisher

Journal of Infection

Abstract

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Alcohol consumption and attributable harm in middle-income South-East Asian countries: Epidemiology and policy options
Title

Alcohol consumption and attributable harm in middle-income South-East Asian countries: Epidemiology and policy options

Author

Bundit Sornpaisarn, Kevin Shield, Jakob Manthey, YurikoLimmade, Wah Yun Low, Vo Van Thang, Jürgen Rehm

Year
2020
Publisher

International Journal of Drug Policy

Abstract

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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

Abstract

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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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