Dr. NGUYEN THI THANH PHUONG MD, MSc

Vietnam

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UNDERGRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION
Undergraduate University: Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy,
Hue, Vietnam
Department: General Medicine
GPA: 8.2 out of 10.0
Degree classification: Very good

Undergraduate Awards:
“Excellent Student in studying and practice for the entire course” award, given by the Rector
(2014)
“Excellent Student in studying and practice for the school year” award, given by the Rector
(2009, 2010, 2011, 2013)
POSTGRADUATE QUALIFICATIONS
National medical license: Dermatology (2016)
Master of Dermatology: University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam
(2021)
LANGUAGES
English: IELTS 7.0
French: DELF B1
FELLOWSHIP & SCIENCE PROGRAM
1. Dermatopathology Fellowship
New York – Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, New York, USA
October 2015 – November 2015
Supervisor: David Silvers, M.D
Wyss scholarship for Future Leaders in Global Health
2. SAKURA Science Program 2022
Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
February 2022
Program administered by Japan Science and Technology Agency
WORKING EXPERIENCE
1. Lecturer, Dermatologist
Department of Dermatology, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vietnam
Hue Medical University Hospital, Vietnam
September 2014 – February 2023
2. Dermatologist
General Planning Department, HCMC Hospital of Dermato-Venereology, Ho Chi Minh city,
Vietnam
March 2023 – now
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. Mai Thi Cam Cat, Vo Tuong Thao Vy, Nguyen Thi Tra My, Le Thi Cao Nguyen, Nguyen Thi
Thanh Phuong, Nguyen Thi Ny, Mai Ba Hoang Anh. A ten-day-old newborn with acute
generalized exanthematous pustulosis, Eur. J. of Pediat. Dermatol 31, 87-90, 2021. DOI
10.26326/2281-9649.31.2.2234
2. Tran Ngoc Khanh Nam, Vo Thi Buu, Mai Ba Hoang Anh, Nguyen Thi Tra My, Nguyen Thi
Thanh Phuong, Le Thi Thuy Nga. Knowledge-attitude-practice about acne vulgaris and its

associations among acne patients at dermatology clinic of Hue University of Medicine and
Pharmacy, Journal of Medicine and Pharmacy, vol. 9(1), pp 73-79, Feb. 2019
3. Nguyen Thi Tra My, Tran Ngoc Khanh Nam, Nguyen Thi Thanh Phuong, Le Thi Cao Nguyen,
Le Thi Thuy Nga, Mai Ba Hoang Anh. Clinical features and skin prick test in chronic urticarial
patients at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy Hospital, Journal of Medicine and
Pharmacy, vol. 9(5), pp 41-47, Aug. 2019
4. Nguyen Thi Tra My, Nguyen Thi Thanh Phuong, Le Thi Cao Nguyen, Tran Ngoc Khanh Nam,
Le Thi Thuy Nga, Mai Ba Hoang Anh. Clinical features and HPV genotype in patients with
genital warts at Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, pp 137-142, Nov. 2019
5. Mai Ba Hoang Anh, Nguyen Duy Duan, Mai Thi Cam Cat, Le Thi Thuy Nga, Nguyen Thi
Thanh Phuong, Le Thi Cao Nguyen, Nguyen Thi Tra My, Tran Ngoc Khanh Nam. Clinical
characteristics and evaluation of the effective treatment of cutaneous warts by electrosurgery,
Journal of Medicine and Pharmacy, vol. 6(10), pp 30-34, Dec. 2020. DOI:
10.34071/jmp.2020.6.4
6. Mai Ba Hoang Anh, Nguyen Thi Thanh Phuong, Nguyen Thi Tra My, Le Thi Cao Nguyen,
Tran Ngoc Khanh Nam. A study on the clinical and sub-clinical features of bacterial skin
infections, Journal of Medicine and Pharmacy, vol. 5(10), pp 56-61, 2020. DOI:
10.34071/jmp.2020.5.8
7. Vo Tuong Thao Vy, Le Thi Thuy Nga, Mai Thi Cam Cat, Nguyen Thi Thanh Phuong, Le Thi
Cao Nguyen, Nguyen Thi Tra My, Mai Ba Hoang Anh. To investigate the pattern of pediatric
dermatoses in Dermatology Clinic, Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy Hospital, Journal
of Medicine and Pharmacy, vol. 2(11), pp 13-18, Apr. 2021. DOI: 10.34071/jmp.2021.2.2
8. Hoang Thi Hoai Phuong, Nguyen Thi Tra My, Nguyen Thi Thanh Phuong, Mai Ba Hoang
Anh, Le Thi Thuy Nga, Tran Ngoc Khanh Nam. Efficacy of Azithromycin combined with
Adapalene in treating moderate and severe acne vulgaris. Journal of Medicine and Pharmacy,
vol. 11(3), pp 21-26, 2021.
9. Nguyen Thi Tra My, Le Thi Ngoc Trinh, Vo Tuong Thao Vy, Mai Thi Cam Cat, Nguyen Thi
Thanh Phuong, Le Thi Thuy Nga, Mai Ba Hoang Anh. Skin cancer: some features of
epidemiology and clinical at Hue Central Hospital and Hue University of Medicine and
Pharmacy Hospital. Journal of Medicine and Pharmacy, vol. 12(5), pp 128-134, 2022.

CONFERENCE/WORKSHOP PLANNING/ORGANISATION
1. “Overview and updates on pediatric skin disorders” workshop (2019) – held by Hue
University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Asian Society of Pediatric Dermatology and Health
Volunteers Overseas.
2. “Updates on diagnosis and treatment of neonatal skin disorders” workshop (2022) – held by
Hue University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Asian Society of Pediatric Dermatology and
Health Volunteers Overseas.
3. “Southern Conference of Aesthetic Dermatology” conference (2023) – held by HCMC
Hospital of Dermato-Venereology.
4. “19 th HSDV Annual Meeting” conference (2023) – held by Ho Chi Minh City Society of
Dermato-Venereology.
5. “Southern Conference of Dermatology” conference (2023) – held by HCMC Hospital of
Dermato-Venereology.

ORAL PRESENTATIONS (SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS)
1. Presentation “Recommendations for pediatric dermatology practice during COVID-19
pandemic”, The 5th Indochina Conference of Dermatology (2022) – held by Cambodian
Dermatological Society and Indochina Society of Dermato-Venereology.
2. Presentation “Routine skin care for neonates”, Workshop “Updates on diagnosis and
treatment of neonatal skin disorders” (2022) – held by Hue University of Medicine and
Pharmacy, Asian Society of Pediatric Dermatology and Health Volunteers Overseas
3. Presentation “An update on treatment of infantile hemangioma”, Southern Vietnam
Dermatology Scientific Conference (2022) – held by Ho Chi Minh city Hospital of
Dermato-Venereology.
4. Presentation “Current application of mesotherapy in alopecia”, Southern Conference of
Aesthetic Dermatology (2023) – held by Ho Chi Minh city Hospital of Dermato-
Venereology.
5. Presentation “Optimizing microneedling RF in pitted scar treatment”, Central – Highland
conference of Dermatology (2023) – held by Quy Hoa National Hospital of Dermato-
Venereology.
6. Presentation “Panniculitis – “warning sign” of serious diseases: from literature to real-world
experience”, Southern Conference of Dermatology (2023) – held by Ho Chi Minh city
Hospital of Dermato-Venereology.
POSTER PRESENTATIONS
1. E-poster “Case report: Lichen sclerosus in children”, Asian Society of Dermatopathology’s
Annual Meeting (2021)
2. E-poster “Skin manifestations on COVID-19 patients”, Open Hue University of Medicine
and Pharmacy Scientific Conference (2022)
3. E-poster “Rare cases in Central Vietnam”, Asian Society of Dermatopathology’s Annual
Meeting (2022)
4. Poster “Lichen sclerosus in children: case report and review of the literature”, Annual
National Conference of Dermatology and Venereology & The 1 st Vietnam Conference of
Investigative Dermatology and Venereology (2023)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS
1. Asian Society of Dermatopathology (from 2020)
2. Asian Society of Pediatric Dermatology (from 2020)
3. CyASIA (from 2023)
4. GLODERM (from 2023)
VOLUNTARY / COMMUNITY / OUTREACH ACTIVITIES
1. On-site coordinator of Health Volunteers Overseas in Vietnam (from 2021-2023)
2. “ASEAN-India Student Exchange Program” in India (2014), conducted by Ministry of External
Affairs, India and Confederation of Indian Industry
3. “Green Summer” voluntary campaign in Samuoy, Salavan, Laos: Providing free medical care to
poor patients and the local administration (2013, 2016)

4. Volunteer for the “International Emergency Medicine Doctors Symposium” (2012)
5. Working as Head of the “Planning and Programming Department” of Hue University of
Medicine and Pharmacy’s English Club, organizing weekly activities and large events for
students (2011-2014)
6. Volunteer for the “Hue Festival”, a special cultural exchange within the framework of the
“Forum for East Asia and Latin America Cooperation” (2012)
7. Volunteer for the activity of the Labor Force Union of the University in Huong Tra, Thua Thien
Hue: Providing free medical care to poor patients and local administration (2022)
8. Volunteer for the activity of the Youth Union of the University in Quang Dien, Thua Thien
Hue: Providing free medical care to poor patients (2015)
9. Volunteer for the activity of the Youth Union of the University in A Luoi, Thua Thien Hue:
Providing free medical care to poor patients (2015)
10. Volunteer for the “Hue Freshwater Voluntary Organization” in many remote areas of Thua
Thien Hue Province: Providing free medical care to poor patients (2013)
11. Volunteer for “Bupsenhong Voluntary Organization” in Thua Thien Hue: Collecting books and
clothes for poor children (2012)
12. Volunteer for the “Beloved Mid-autumn” project in Quang Dien, Thua Thien Hue Province:
organizing interesting mid-autumn nights, offering presents for children (2009)
13. Art performance at university and cultural events (2008 – 2014)
EXTRA-CURRICULAR INTERESTS
Dance, piano, singing, bilingual MC, cooking.