Upcoming Events

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” ​

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.

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.

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

 

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...

Science cafe in June: "Secrets to conquer English"

              In today's globalization, English plays a very important role. Along with the development of technology, medicine and education are fields that English plays a key role. How can we gain a head start by taking a shortcut, so that Vietnamese people can rise to the height of the world’s intelligence? – We must invest, develop education, be proficient in foreign languages, especially English. 

               Within the framework of the Science Cafe program which organized periodically by the Institute for Community Health Research of Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy (ICHR-Hue UMP) and OUCRU - Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, with the support of the Wellcome Trust, the June’s Science Cafe with the topic "Secrets to conquer English" took place successfully. The speaker of the program, Dr. Dang Van Tam, was from the Department of Rehabilitation - Hue Central Hospital. There were more than 50 students of General Practitioner, Preventive Medicine, Public Health, Pharmacy, Nursing of Hue UMP and Hue College of Sciences. As usual, the "Science Cafe" forum attracted the attention and positive responses from students. Sitting by cups of coffee, the Science Cafe really brought a cordial and sharing atmosphere. 

Vibrant atmosphere in science coffee

 

                Throughout the program, the speaker simultaneously talked about his own story and offered new insights about effective methods of studying English as well as secrets that summarised from his long period of learning and teaching English. With an open space, students bravely asked questions, raised their own difficulties and shared their experiences to conquer this global language. 

Speaker openly exchanged ideas with participants in science café program

Souvernir photo with all participants in science coffee event

              At the end of the Science Cafe, the representative of the organizing committee from ICHR sent a sincere thanks to the speaker Dang Van Tam for spending his time in exchanging methods and sharing valuable experiences on the road to conquer English. In addition, students also shared their excitement in this event and hoped that the program will continue to bring lots of interesting and useful things for students of Hue UMP.

Small present for speaker - Dr Tam.