Upcoming Events

The 13th international conference on Public Health among Greater Mekong Sub-Regional countries on "Enhancing transdisciplinary collaborations on Education and Research to tackle priority public health issues in the new Era" has following objectives:

  • To strengthen the relationship of Faculties of Public Health among the Southeast Asian countries and in the world;
  • To share research results in the field of Public Health as well as priority public health issues among greater Mekong Sub-Regional countries;
  • To search for feasible solutions to enhance international collaboration among Public Health Faculties in Mekong Sub-Region and a wider area of the Southeast Asian countries about training and research in Public Health.

An abstract should be in one paragraph with no more 350 words, describing the major aspects of the entire paper in a prescribed sequence that includes: 1) Introduction: The overall purpose of the study and the research problem(s) you investigated; 2) Objective(s): The outcomes that you aim to achieve by conducting research; 3) Method: The basic design of the study; 4) Results: Major findings or trends found as a result of your analysis; and, 5) Conclusions: a brief summary of your interpretations and conclusions.

Thua Thien Hue provincial Association of Public Health and Preventive Medicine in collaboration with the Faculty of Public Health and the Institute for Community Health Research of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Hue University, will host a scientific conference on Public Health.  (updating...)

Emerging infectious diseases are, more than ever, at the center of the world’s attention. Join a diverse group of colleagues from around the world as they present new knowledge and breakthroughs about how to discover, detect, understand, prevent and respond to outbreaks of emerging disease threats.

Rescheduled Date: October 3-5th, 2021

Venue: Kaohsiung Marriott Hotel (Kaohsiung, Taiwan)

Length: 2.5 days (+1 day Pre-Event Meeting)

Program: Interest Group Seminars, Summit Programming (Workshops, Oral/Poster Presentations, Symposiums, Alternative Sessions, Plenary Speakers), Welcome Reception, Banquet, Master Classes, Cultural Tours

Recent works

ICHR publication on "Health behavior"
Health behaviors are actions individuals take that affect their health. They include actions that lead to improved...
ICHR publication on "Environmental Health"
Environmental health is the branch of public health that: focuses on the relationships between people and their...
ICHR publication on "Infectious and Tropical diseases"
Vietnam faces infectious diseases, tropical diseases related to the climate characteristics of the region. Research in...
ICHR publication on "Mental health and NCDs"
ICHR Institute has leading experts in these fields in the Central - Central Highlands region, participating in research...
ICHR publication on "Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health"
Maternal & Child Health and Reproductive Health is a strong research area of ICHR with the participation of many...


ICHR Welcomes New Director and Professor

The University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Hue University was pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Dang Thi Anh Thu as the new Director of the Institute for Community Health Research; and award the decision to officially appoint the title of Professor to A/Prof. Vo Van Thang.

GS.TS. Võ Văn Thắng nhận danh hiệu “Tri thức khoa học và công nghệ tiêu biểu Liên hiệp các Hội khoa học và kỹ thuật tỉnh Thừa Thiên Huế” năm 2022

Ban thường vụ Liên hiệp các Hội khoa học và kỹ thuật tỉnh Thừa Thiên Huế đã tổ chức buổi lễ công nhận danh hiệu “Tri thức khoa học và công nghệ tiêu biểu Liên hiệp các Hội khoa học và kỹ thuật tỉnh Thừa Thiên Huế” cho GS.TS. Võ Văn Thắng - nguyên Giám đốc Viện Nghiên cứu Sức khỏe Cộng đồng

ICHR achievements on international cooperation and publication

International cooperation and publication in prestigious international journals have been one of the focuses of ICHR's mission. 

ICHR has won a prize in the 10th Scientific and Technical Creation Contest of Thua Thien Hue province

At this contest, the Institute for Community Health Research, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy has two research participated, of which the topic "Current situation of violence against woman during pregnancy and its impact on maternal postnatal depression and children’s health: The first evidence in Hue City” by Dang Thi Anh Thu, Vo Van Thang, Luong Thanh Bao Yen, Nguyen Hoang Lan, and Hoang Dinh Tuyen has won a consolation prize.

Comment article in The Lancet highlights research showing childhood adversity can be fatal for young adults

A key challenge for ICHR researchers is to improve understanding of the long term health effects of family adversity, interpersonal violence and other  problems that occur during pregnancy and childhood.

Visit and Work with Research group at Fulbright university Vietnam

Received the invitation of Dr. Skultip Sirikantraporn, a founding faculty of Fulbright University Vietnam, Dr. Dang Thi Anh Thu and Dr. Nguyen Van Hung, researchers of The Institute for Community Health Research have visited and worked with the research team of the Fulbright Wellness Center on July 25, 2020.

International citizen project to assess adherence to public health measures and their impact on the COVID-19 outbreak

The Covid-19 is already circulating in Vietnam, and a lot of efforts are being invested to prevent its spread in our community. In that light, the Vietnamese government took a number of measures during the last couple of weeks to prevent the spread of Covid-19.