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In recognition of the efforts as well as encouraging the research spirit in teaching and science of lecturers, the university had policies to grant for those authors who was posted on international journals or composed English specialized textbook. It is a bonus of nearly 30 million VND for an international article. We hope this will add up a motivation for lecturers and university’s professionals to keep striving to develop scientific research capacity and publish in international journals in the future.

As part of the collaboration between Can Tho University of Medicine (CTUMP) and Pharmacy and Volunteers Around the World Organization (VAW), the US, a program called "Mobile Clinics for Children" took place from January 3 to January 9, 2019 at 6 locations in Can Tho city and Soc Trang province. The program was attended by pediatric specialists of Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 17 American students, Vietnamese volunteers, and CTUMP’s organizers.

On 24 July, 2018, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy formally organized the “2018 Graduation and Awarding Ceremony for Doctor, Pharmacist and Bachelor’s Degrees” for new graduates.

On December 1, 2018, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy was honored to coordinate with the Vietnam Association of Physiology to host The Twelfth National Conference of Physiology with the participation of more than 300 delegates who are lecturers, scientists, doctors, pharmacists, researchers, etc. currently working at over 40 national and international universities, institutes, hospitals, and research centers such as Hanoi Medical University, Ho Chi Minh University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Malaya University (Malaysia), University of Massachusetts (America), Inje University (Korea), etc.

On 3 December 2018, the delegation from the Netherlands including Prof. Mike Robertson and Prof. Pie Bartholomeus (Maastricht University) together with Prof. Henri van Asten (Radboud Nijmegen University) visited and worked at Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy (CTUMP). The delegation also visited Skillslab Unit, Library, and other units of CTUMP. The delegation did collaborate with CTUMP 10 years ago.

Within the framework of the cooperation program with Ghent University, Nursing and Medical Technology Faculty of the Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy (CTUMP) organized meetings with 2 delegates from Ghent University, Ms. Martine Baert and Mr. Bram Vlaeminck, to work on the exchanging and training program for nursing students. In addition, the two parties discussed the experience from the previous internship program for CTUMP’s nursing students in Belgium in 2018. Two Ghent’s lecturers also gave lectures to nursing students and then performed interviews to select 2 excellent students to practice nursing in Belgium in 2019.

On November 30, 2018, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy (CTUMP) welcomed Central Research Institute of Epidemiology (CRIE), Moscow, Russia at the meeting room of Public Health Faculty.

Artevelde University College, a member of the Ghent University Association, offers a wide variety of study programs in the fields of business, teacher training, communication and media, healthcare, and social work. The university college was founded in 2000, from the merger of four local university colleges. Today, it is a progressive center of expertise for education, research, and development, where students, staff member, and partner work together in a stimulating, internationally-oriented environment.

On June 7, 2018, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy (CTUMP) welcomed Chulalongkorn University, Thailand at the Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy’s Hospital, Can Tho City, Vietnam.

Two lecturers of CTUMP include Dr. NGUYEN Tan Dat – Public Health Faculty and Dr. TRAN Thien Thang – Department of Psychiatry, Medicine Faculty appeared in the magazine edition in July – August/2018, volume 49, issue 4 of JAACAP.