Doctor receives APAO blindness prevention award Society

Doctor receives APAO blindness prevention award

Doctor Nguyen Viet Giap, Director of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Eye Hospital, has been honoured with the 2023 Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Outstanding Service in Prevention of Blindness Award.
NA deputies mull over draft Law on Medical Examination and Treatment Politics

NA deputies mull over draft Law on Medical Examination and Treatment

National Assembly deputies highlighted the need to clearly define the scale and tasks as well as create a legal foundation to ensure the efficiency of the operation and develop the family doctor model during the discussion of the draft amended Law on Medical Examination and Treatment on June 13.
Admiring Vietnamese ethnic minority objects collected by American doctor Society

Admiring Vietnamese ethnic minority objects collected by American doctor

After over 20 years of living in Vietnam, Mark Rapoport, an American doctor, has fallen in love with the Vietnamese ethnic minority cultures. His passion has resulted in the collection of 10,000 utensils from Vietnamese ethnic minority groups. On May 17, 2022, he donated 500 objects from his collection to the Vietnamese Women’s Museum.
American doctor’s love for Vietnamese ethnic culture Society

American doctor’s love for Vietnamese ethnic culture

From the first artifacts obtained by accident, Mark Rapoport has collected 10,000 cultural items from Vietnamese ethnic groups and provided a helping hand to many in doing so. Doctor Rapoport shared that he is willing to share the artifacts with museums to spread awareness of Vietnamese values.
Scientist honoured for contributions to Vietnam-Japan agricultural cooperation Society

Scientist honoured for contributions to Vietnam-Japan agricultural cooperation

Labour Hero, People's Teacher, Professor and Doctor Vo Tong Xuan - Honorary Rector of Nam Can Tho University was bestowed “the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon” by the Japanese government for his contributions to promoting agricultural cooperation between Vietnam and Japan, at a ceremony in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on April 13.
White-coat angels at Can Tho hospital Videos

White-coat angels at Can Tho hospital

During the difficult times caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, medical forces working in the intensive care sector in the Mekong Delta’s Can Tho city worked day and night to save patients’ lives. Their dedication and sacrifice won the admiration of many.
Vietnamese field hospital, MSF save lives in South Sudan Videos

Vietnamese field hospital, MSF save lives in South Sudan

Staff members of Vietnam's third level-two field hospital at the United Nations Mission in South Sudan have recently assisted doctors at a hospital run by the Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders in conducting a successful caesarean section for a mother with severe kyphosis.
Vietnamese doctor receives PEPS' most downloaded paper award Society

Vietnamese doctor receives PEPS' most downloaded paper award

Nguyen Kim Anh, a young female Vietnamese PhD holder of the Institute of Geography under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, has just won the “The most downloaded paper award 2021” award from The Progress in Earth and Planetary Science (PEPS), a journal of the Japan Geoscience Union.
Vietnam defeats COVID-19, ends TB Health

Vietnam defeats COVID-19, ends TB

“Vietnam defeats COVID, ends Tuberculosis” is the main theme set by the National Programme against Tuberculosis (TB) in response to the World TB Day 2021 (March 24).
The last “book doctor” in Saigon Society

The last “book doctor” in Saigon

Vo Van Rang has restored millions of old books in his shop in Ho Chi Minh City for 40 years. He is now the only person restoring books in the city and is called the “doctor” for old books by his customers.