Upcoming Events

This 11th conference focuses on the broad public health aspects of Health Equity issues in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region countries with the theme: “Improving Health Equity among Greater Sub-Mekong Region: A Public Health Challenge”

The Faculty of Public Health, Mahidol University collaborating with Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) will organize the 51st APACPH conference 2019 under the theme “SDGs in Reality”

The 7th AHLA conference with the main theme Health Literacy in Smart Universal Healthcare, to be held in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, 10th-12th November 2019

 In 2018, the 10th GMS-ICPH is themed “Health Equity and Response of Crisis.”

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Welcome to the 7th AHLA Conference: "Health Literacy in Smart Universal Healthcare"

Dear Advisors and Members of AHLA,

The Asian Health Literacy Association and the Thu Duc Hospital invite you to participate in the 7th AHLA conference with the main theme Health Literacy in Smart Universal Healthcare, to be held in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, 10th-12th November 2019. You and your colleague are encouraged to submit the abstracts, or proposal for scientific workshops/ symposium, which will be conducted at the conference.

The 7th AHLA Conference will be hosted by Thu Duc Hospital and co-organized by other national and international institutions.

The 7th AHLA Conference with the following important dates:

  • Abstract submission: April 1st to July 31st 2019

  •   Announce the acceptance of the abstract by August 15th, 2019.

  •   The registration will be started from August 1st, 2019.

You are welcome to visit the Conference Website for more details via http://7ahla2019.org/ , as well as the official website of the AHLA http://www.ahla-asia.org/ .

We look forward to your participation and productive involvement in this important event.


Most sincerely,


Dr. Nguyen Minh Quan, MD, MPH

President of 7th AHLA conference

Director of Thu Duc hospital, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam.


Prof. Peter WS CHANG, MD, MPH, ScD (Harvard), FRCP (London)

President, Asian Health Literacy Association