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...

Publications

Psychiatrists’ Perceptions Of What Determines Outcomes For People Diagnosed With Schizophrenia In Vietnam
Title

Psychiatrists’ Perceptions Of What Determines Outcomes For People Diagnosed With Schizophrenia In Vietnam

Author

Seiji H Humphries, Robert J King, Michael P Dunne, Nguyen H Cat

Year
2015
Publisher

ASEAN Federation of Psychiatry and Mental Health (AFPMH)

Abstract
Situation of injury and access to health care services among  offshore Fishermen in Dong Hoi city, Quang Binh province, 2014
Title

Situation of injury and access to health care services among offshore Fishermen in Dong Hoi city, Quang Binh province, 2014

Author

Doan Phuoc Thuoc, Ngo Viet Loc, Nguyen Hoang Lan, Nguyen Minh Tam, Tran Thi Thanh Nhan

Year
2015
Publisher

Journal of Practical Medicine 963(5), pp.22-26

Abstract
Stigma experiences among people with schizophrenia in central Vietnam
Title

Stigma experiences among people with schizophrenia in central Vietnam

Author

Doan Vuong Diem Khanh, Michael  P Dunne, Vo Van Thang, Tran Binh Thang

Year
2015
Publisher

Vietnam Journal of Public Health

Abstract
Prevalence of dementia among the elderly and health care needs for people living with dementia in an urban community of central Vietnam
Title

Prevalence of dementia among the elderly and health care needs for people living with dementia in an urban community of central Vietnam

Author

Doan Vuong Diem Khanh, Vo Van Thang, Ho Dung, Tran Binh Thang, Hoang Dinh Tuyen, Hoang Dinh Hue, Le Dinh Duong

Year
2015
Publisher

Vietnam Journal of Public Health

Abstract
Predictors of condom use behaviour among male street labourers in urban Vietnam using a modified Information-Motivation-Behavioral Skills (IMB) model
Title

Predictors of condom use behaviour among male street labourers in urban Vietnam using a modified Information-Motivation-Behavioral Skills (IMB) model

Author

Nguyen Van Huy, Michael P Dunne and Joseph Debattista

Year
2015
Publisher

Culture, Health & Sexuality
An International Journal for Research, Intervention and Care

Abstract
Postnatal depressive symptoms amongst women in Central Vietnam: a cross-sectional study investigating prevalence and associations with social, cultural and infant factors
Title

Postnatal depressive symptoms amongst women in Central Vietnam: a cross-sectional study investigating prevalence and associations with social, cultural and infant factors

Author

Linda Murray12*, Michael P. Dunne13Thang Van Vo35Phuong Nguyen Thi Anh36Nigar G. Khawaja4 and Thanh Ngoc Cao36

Year
2015
Publisher

BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth

Abstract
Violence Against Children in the Asia Pacific Region: The Situation Is Becoming Clearer
Title

Violence Against Children in the Asia Pacific Region: The Situation Is Becoming Clearer

Author

Michael P. Dunne, Wan Yuen Choo, Bernadette Madrid, Ramya Subrahmanian, Lauren Rumble,  Stephen Blight, Mary Catherine Maternowska

Year
2015
Publisher

Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health

Abstract