9th International Conference on Public Health among Greater Mekong Sub-regional Countries

2017-11-10T16:54:03+00:00 Tags: , |

The theme of the 9th ICPH-GMS (2017), Yangon is “Adopting Healthy Lifestyle: Combating Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs)”. The conference aims to promote sharing, discussion, coordination, collaboration and networking among public health institutions from countries within GMS region in research, teaching, policy analysis and programmatic [...]

Strengthening Public Health Capacities for Responding to Myanmar’s Disease Transition Project

2017-10-30T11:41:14+00:00 Tags: , , , |

Strengthening Public Health Capacity to Respond to Myanmar’s Disease Transition is a project jointly implemented by HelpAge International, University of Public Health (UPH), Yangon, University of Medicine 2, Yangon, and Thammasat University, Thailand. This project is supported [...]

Sustaining equitable human development: Addressing non-communicable diseases and disability throughout the lifecourse

2018-03-23T14:14:33+00:00 Tags: , , |

A growing burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), the rising prevalence of disability, and changing global population demographics (including rapidly ageing populations) together pose some of the greatest challenges to sustainable development in the 21st century. These issues impact on [...]