WELCOME TO HUE INSTITUTE FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH RESEARCH (ICHR)

ICHR is a collaborative research institute with key partners at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Health Departments in five provinces in the Central and Highland area of Vietnam and Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia under financial, resource and technical support from Atlantic Philanthropies (AP)-USA and QUT. The primary mission of the ICHR is to improve quality of scientific community health research, to apply research findings to the community healthcare practice, to provide training and technical support for improving research capability and evaluation of community health services among 5 provinces in Central and Highland area of Vietnam.

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The Institute for Community Health Research - Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy participates in the conference of "Evidence for Better Lives" in Cambridge, United Kingdom
Within the framework of the project "Evidence for Better Life", the Institute of Criminology - University of Cambridge - UK organized the workshop...

About ICHR

The Institute for Community Health Research (ICHR) at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy in central Vietnam was founded on the basis of the smaller Center for Community Health Research (decision number 56/QD-DHH dated on 14 Jan, 2014 by the President of Hue University). The ICHR has developed from collaboration between Hue UMP, Health Departments of 5 provinces in the Central and Highlands regions of Vietnam and the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Australia under financial, resource and technical support from Atlantic Philanthropies (AP) and QUT.

Our work

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 students of...
Nghiệm thu đề tài do Viện NCSKCĐ hỗ trợ
Trong ngày 17/06 và 27/06, Viện Nghiên cứu Sức khỏe Cộng đồng tổ chức nghiệm thu các đề tài nghiên cứu khoa học do Viện hỗ trợ...
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 Nen Binh...
Upcoming Events

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.

Hội nghị khoa học nhân dịp 10 năm thành lập bệnh viện Quận Thủ Đức với chủ đề: “Tăng cường chất lượng chăm sóc và an toàn người bệnh dựa vào bằng chứng” sẽ được tổ chức vào ngày 30/9/2017 tại thành phố Hồ Chí Minh...

Updating the 5th AHLA International Health Literacy Conference, 12th - 14th November 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

This kick-off meeting is organised to start officially the four year transdisciplinary research project Scaling-up nutrition-sensitive agricultural initiatives in mountainous areas in Vietnam and Lao PDR  a collaboration of...