On 9 December 2013, Health Strategy and Policy Institute (HSPI) held an official announcement ceremony about the decision of the Minister of Health appointing Dr. Tran Thi Mai Oanh, Deputy Director of HSPI, as the new director of the Institute in the presence of Prof. Dr. Le Quang Cuong - Vice Minister of Health (MOH); Mr. Pham Van Tac - Director of Department of Organization and Personnel, Dr. Nguyen Ngo Quang –Deputy Director of the Administration for Science, Technology and Training; Dr. Pham Thi Thanh Binh - Deputy Chief of the Cabinet Office of the Ministry of Health; HSPI vice directors, leaders of departments and researchers.
The study is conducted in An Giang, Dien Bien and Nghe An province. After the fieldtrip in An Giang with positive preliminary findings, from November 27th to November 29th 2013, HSPI continued to survey in Nghe An and Dien Bien province, simultaneously. In each province, HSPI worked with: Provincial Department of Health, Provincial General Hospital, Provincial HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Centers, District Health Centers, and OPCs.
Within framework of project “Non-state sector studies for Health in Vietnam” funded by the Rockefeller Foundation, the Health Strategy and Policy Institute (HSPI) has been collaborating with the Provincial Department of Health of Hai Duong/Binh Dinh Province and the District Health Bureau of Kim Thanh district (Hai Duong)/Hoai Nhon district (Binh Dinh) in implementing a number of intervention activities in regard to strenthening state management; providing information of relevant legal documents and professional knowledge for non-state medical and pharmaceutical practitioners...
Within the intervention framework of the project “Non-state sector studies for Health in Vietnam” funded by the Rockefeller Foundation, Health Strategy and Policy Institute (HSPI) organized two training courses at two intervention districts, which are Kim Thanh district, Hai Duong province (18th and 19th January 2013) and Hoai Nhon district, Binh Dinh province (25th and 26th January 2013), chaired by Dr. Tran Thi Mai Oanh – Deputy Director of HSPI.
Within the framework of the project “Non-state sector studies for Health in Vietnam” funded by the Rockefeller Foundation, from 26th to 27th December 2012, the Health Strategy and Policy Institute (HSPI) organized a dissemination workshop to introduce project’s intervention activities in Hai Duong and Binh Dinh province
In the framework of the activity “National Assessment of Provider Payment Systems in Vietnam” supported by World Bank and Joint Learning Network (JLN), Health Strategy and Policy Institute (HSPI) organized training workshop “Provider Payment Systems: Overview and International experience” on December 17- 20, 2012 at the Institute
Health Strategy and Policy Institute (HSPI) organized Dissemination workshop of Project “Strengthening evidence-informed health policy in Vietnam” funded by Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) on December 03 2012 at Fortuna Hotel, Hanoi.