Hue Science Festival 2016
Apart from the conferences and workshops taking place during the festival such as the 4th Conference of International Fellows, Workshop on Food Safety, Workshop on Teaching Biology in Secondary Schools, etc., there is also a variety of pre-festival workshops and seminars including the International Workshop on Cervical Cancer Prevention (April 2), International Workshop on Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Interventional Endoscopy (April 9&10), Workshop on Writing International Scientific Articles (April 21&22) and Seminar on Health Impact Assessment (April 23&24).
Among the community-oriented activities, the event “Health-care festival” will be held in April 29 at the Festival Tourist Service Center (11 Le Loi street, Hue City). This is an important event with a variety of activities such as free health consulting, enhancing the understanding on science fields in the community, introducing and promoting the health-care achievements and information to the public. In addition, there are also music concerts and an English contest of students from the Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy.
As one of the frequent fringe activities of the Hue Festivals, the Science Festival has been a prestigious forum to introduce the latest medical achievements. It is also a chance for scientists to meet and exchange experience. All has contributed to overall success of Hue Festival.