Assoc. Prof. PhD.MD Tran Thi Thanh Huong

Assoc. Prof. PhD.MD Tran Thi Thanh Huong

Assoc. Prof. PhD.MD Tran Thi Thanh Huong



Specialist/ Medical doctor of Medical Genetics


  • Medical Genetics



  • Genetic examination and counseling
  • Genetic counseling: Prenatal diagnostic screening, genetic diagnosis before embryo transfer, screening and diagnosis of genetic diseases, cancer, etc.
  • Training on medical genetic testing techniques – cytogenetics

  • 1976: Graduated from Hanoi Medical University
  • 1984-1987: Studying and defending successfully the PhD of Medicine thesis in Budapest – Hungary
  • 2002: Associate professor

  • 1976-2013: 1976-2013: Doctor, Lecturer, Associate Professor (2002) at the Department of Genetic Biology – Hanoi Medical University
  • 2004-2009: Head of Department of Biomedical Genetics – Hanoi Medical University
  • 2014 to present: Postgraduate teaching, scientific research on Medical Genetics
  • Medical Genetics Specialist/ Doctor at the Medical Genetics Department, Vinmec High-Tech Center
  • Genetic counseling, participating in prenatal diagnosis committees at the National Obstetrics Hospital, Hanoi Obstetrics Hospital,…

  • More than 70 published articles in domestic and international scientific journals
  • Guided the successful defense of 4 PhDs and many masters and doctors specializing in medical genetics
  • Co-editor and compiler of many undergraduate and graduate textbooks and teaching materials in the field of Medical Genetics

  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Vietnam Genetics Association

  • 2008: The Excellent Teacher Certificate
  • 2012: State award for the project “”Research on building a Genetic counseling model for families affected by toxic chemicals during the war”” (Associate Professor, Dr. Tran Thi Thanh Huong and 6 co-authors)
  • 2013: Labor Medal, Class III
  • 2011: Certificate of Merit from the Prime Minister
  • 2011: Certificate of merit for creative labor from the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor
  • 2005 and 2011: Certificate of Merit from the Ministry of Health
  • 2004: Medal for the cause of education and people’s health
  • 2008: Outstanding scientific work award (author group)