Upcoming Events

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


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...

Viện Nghiên cứu Sức khỏe Cộng đồng xin thông báo đến quý cơ quan về việc đăng ký nộp đề cương nghiên cứu năm 2017 như sau...

Recent works

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...
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...
A cross-sectional study was conducted on 247 workers at Binh De construction stone manufacturing cooperative and Tuy...
Health risk due to food contamination induced by urban flood - PhD student: Nguyen Thanh Gia
Hue city is located in central Vietnam on the banks of the Huong (perfume) river. The rainy season is from August to...

ICHR and the 2nd ASEAN Conference on Health Impact Assessment

Within the framework of the 60th anniversary of Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy Foundation, the 2nd ASEAN Conference on Health Impact Assessment under the theme “Health Impact Assessment: Towards ASEAN Engagement and Sustainable Development” was organized on 20th – 21st April, 2017 in Indochine Hotel, Hue, Vietnam.


 The 2nd ASEAN Conference on Health Impact Assessment  (source: http://huemed-univ.edu.vn)


               The conference attracted nearly 300 delegates, including experts, scientists and managers from ASEAN countries. Training workshops on Health Impact Assessment for Energy, Dengue Hemorrhagic fever, and Primary Health Care or the approach of GMS countries in training and educating on Health Impact Assessment all received interests from participants. Nearly 30 topics on scientific researches related to public health and health impact assessment were presented and shared in different sessions of the conference. In this meeting, ICHR’s members and coordinators of ICHR partners in Khanh Hoa province and Binh Dinh province gave 4 presentations on their scientific researches: Prevalence of selected risk factors of non-communicable diseases among people in a central region of Vietnam: A significant consideration of HIA; Associations between Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever and climate factors in two cities of Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam: Time series analysis; Health literacy and its associated factors among outpatients in Hue university hospital, Vietnam: A similar case study in HIA; Research on silicosis disease at stone mining, processing and building materials production factories in Binh Dinh province in 2016; Their presentations have contributed to the overall success of the conference.


Professor Vo Van Thang presented in conference

Souvenir photo with delegates in conference


               On the sidelines of the Conference, on April 20th, the ICHR also organized an exhibition of the achievements of the institute’s development and its planned activities in the coming time. The exhibition attracted the attention of many national and international delegates.


 Exhibition of the achievements of the institute’s development.