Upcoming Events

The 13th international conference on Public Health among Greater Mekong Sub-Regional countries on "Enhancing transdisciplinary collaborations on Education and Research to tackle priority public health issues in the new Era" has following objectives:

  • To strengthen the relationship of Faculties of Public Health among the Southeast Asian countries and in the world;
  • To share research results in the field of Public Health as well as priority public health issues among greater Mekong Sub-Regional countries;
  • To search for feasible solutions to enhance international collaboration among Public Health Faculties in Mekong Sub-Region and a wider area of the Southeast Asian countries about training and research in Public Health.

An abstract should be in one paragraph with no more 350 words, describing the major aspects of the entire paper in a prescribed sequence that includes: 1) Introduction: The overall purpose of the study and the research problem(s) you investigated; 2) Objective(s): The outcomes that you aim to achieve by conducting research; 3) Method: The basic design of the study; 4) Results: Major findings or trends found as a result of your analysis; and, 5) Conclusions: a brief summary of your interpretations and conclusions.

Thua Thien Hue provincial Association of Public Health and Preventive Medicine in collaboration with the Faculty of Public Health and the Institute for Community Health Research of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Hue University, will host a scientific conference on Public Health.  (updating...)

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

Recent works

ICHR publication on "Health behavior"
Health behaviors are actions individuals take that affect their health. They include actions that lead to improved...
ICHR publication on "Environmental Health"
Environmental health is the branch of public health that: focuses on the relationships between people and their...
ICHR publication on "Infectious and Tropical diseases"
Vietnam faces infectious diseases, tropical diseases related to the climate characteristics of the region. Research in...
ICHR publication on "Mental health and NCDs"
ICHR Institute has leading experts in these fields in the Central - Central Highlands region, participating in research...
ICHR publication on "Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health"
Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health is a strong research area of ICHR with the participation of many...

Publications

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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Factor structure and internal consistency of the ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool Parent Version (ICAST-P) in a cross-country pooled data set in nine Balkan countries
Title

Factor structure and internal consistency of the ISPCAN Child Abuse Screening Tool Parent Version (ICAST-P) in a cross-country pooled data set in nine Balkan countries

Author

Franziska Meinck, Aja L.Murray, Michael P.Dunne, Peter Schmidt, George Nikolaidis, the BECAN CONSORTIUM

Year
2021
Publisher

Child Abuse & Neglect

Abstract

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How much can our universities do in the development of cultural intelligence? A cross-sectional study among health care students
Title

How much can our universities do in the development of cultural intelligence? A cross-sectional study among health care students

Author

ChenWang, JaneShakespeare-Finch, Michael P.Dunne, Xiang-Yu Hou, Nigar G.Khawaja

Year
2021
Publisher

Nurse Education Today

Abstract

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Well-Being of Healthcare Workers and the General Public during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Vietnam: An Online Survey
Title

Well-Being of Healthcare Workers and the General Public during the COVID-19 Pandemic in Vietnam: An Online Survey

Author

Tuyen Dinh Hoang, Robert Colebunders, Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Nhan Phuc Thanh Nguyen, Trung Dinh Tran, Thang Van Vo

Year
2021
Publisher

Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health

Abstract

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Brief screening for maternal mental health in Vietnam: Measures of positive wellbeing and perceived stress predict prenatal and postnatal depression
Title

Brief screening for maternal mental health in Vietnam: Measures of positive wellbeing and perceived stress predict prenatal and postnatal depression

Author

Huyen PhucDo, Philip RA Bakera, Thang VanVo, Bao-YenLuong-Thanh, Lan Hoang Nguyen, Sara Valdebenitoe, ManuelEisnere, Bach XuanTran, Tuyen Dinh Hoang, Michael P Dunne

Year
2021
Publisher

Journal of Affective Disorders Reports

 

Abstract

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