Phuc, Pham Duc. M.D, Ph.D – VOHUN Coordinator
Pham Duc Phuc holds a Medical Degree from Hanoi Medical University (1995) and a Master degree in International Health from the University of Copenhagen (2003). He got his PhD degree (December 2011) from the University of Basel Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute where his focus was on wastewater and excreta use in agriculture in Vietnam and its health risks and environmental impacts. He is a researcher at the Hanoi University of Public Health in Vietnam. He is working at the interface between environment and health, using an interdisciplinary approach to focus on the impact of sanitation on health. He joined the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE) in 2000 as a researcher in Health, Water, Sanitation and Environment. Dr. Phuc has been involved in many research projects on health risks related to water and sanitation, especially infectious diseases. In 2008 he joined the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH, Basel) as a Ph.D student in Epidemiology, Microbiology and Environmental Sanitation within the NCCR North-South programme.
In early 2012, he joined the Hanoi University of Public Health (HUPH) in Vietnam as lecturer and researcher where he conducts research in collaboration with staff and students (PhD and MSc) of HUPH. He has been developing and participating in different initiatives with national and international donors to generate funding for research and training on health risks assessment in water, environmental sanitation and food safety. Therefore, he is one of the founders of the Center for Public Health and Ecosystem Research (CENPHER) at HUPH. He is a coordinator of the Vietnam One Health University Network (VOHUN).
Tung, Dinh Xuan – VOHUN Program Manger
Mr. Dinh Xuan Tung has experience in program management. He possesses good coordination skills and proven problem-solving abilities. From 2007 to 2011, Mr. Tung coordinated the Asian Partnership on Emerging Infectious Diseases Research (APEIR), and from 2012 to 2016, he was the Program officer/Co-Regional coordinator for the Field Building Leadership Initiative (FBLI): Advancing Ecohealth in South East Asia. Mr. Tung holds a Doctorate in Economics from Copenhagen University, a Mater degree in Natural resources management from the Norwegian University of life sciences and he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Bulgarian University of National and World Economy.
Thao, Nguyen Thi Bich – VOHUN Technical Specialist
Thao earned a Bachelor Degree in Biotechnology from Hanoi Open University (2010) and a Master degree in Tropical Medicine at Khon Kaen University in Thailand (2014). Before starting Master study in 2012, she had worked as research assistant for project on health risks related to water and sanitation under NCCR North – South program which was collaboration between Hanoi school of Public Health (now known as Hanoi University of Public health – HUPH) and the Swiss Tropical and Public Health (Swiss TPH). From 2014 to present, she has been working as technical specialist at VOHUN National Coordinating Office. She is also working in Center Center for Public Health and Ecosystem Research (CENPHER) under HUPH as a researcher. She has research experience related to One Health, molecular biology of liver fluke, AMR, zoonotic diseases
Hang, Trinh Thu – VOHUN Financial and Accountant Officer
Tuyen, Tran Thi Kim – VOHUN Communication Specialist
Tuyen graduated the Bachelor of Public Health in 2013 at Hanoi Medical University, then, she took part in the Master of International Business program at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia and got the degree in 2015.
Tuyen worked at VOHUN NCO as communication specialist from the end of 2015. Her main duty is to develop the VOHUN communication strategy. Before working at VOHUN NCO, she had working experiences in research assistant at the Center of Public Health and Ecosystem Research and Institute of Environmental Health and Sustainable Development
Phuong, Pham Thi Minh – VOHUN Administrative Officer
Mrs. Phuong holds the Preventive Medicine Doctor Degree at Hai Phong University of Medicine and Pharmacy in 2016. She had experiences in HIV/AIDS research.
After graduating she has been working at VOHUN NCO as Administrative Officer until now. Mrs. Phuong is responsible for the administrative management of the network activities
Hien, Nguyen Thi – VOHUN M&E Specialist
She holds a Bachelor degree of Public Health with Environmental and Occupational Health orientation since 2014. After graduating from Hanoi University of Public Health, Hien worked as a researcher for Institute for Population, Health and Development (PHAD) and Institute for Environmental Health and Sustainable Development (IEHSD), then moved to the VOHUN NCO. Hien has research experience related to One Health, AMR, Tuberculosis, reproductive health and mHealth. Hien got the Master of Public Health, One Health Oriented at Hanoi Medical Univeristy in 2020
Thao, Nguyen Thi Thu – VOHUN Financial and Accountant Assistant
Thao graduated the Bachelor of Public Health in 2015 at Hanoi University of Public Health, then, she worked at VOHUN NCO as VOHUN Financial and Accountant Assistant from 2017. Before working at VOHUN NCO, she had work experiences in research assistant at the Center of Public Health and Ecosystem Research.