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...

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Recent works

People recovering from a first episode of schizophrenia in Hue and Da Nang
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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
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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.