Associate Professor, Ph.D, MD Le Thi Minh Huong

Associate Professor, Ph.D, MD Le Thi Minh Huong

Associate Professor, Ph.D, MD Le Thi Minh Huong

Languages spoken: English, Russian, Vietnamese


Associate Professor Le Thi Minh Huong has 30 years of clinical experience in the field of general pediatrics.

She is former Deputy Director of the National Hospital of Pediatrics and Head of the Department of Immunology – Allergy – Joints. Assoc. Prof. Le Thi Minh Huong graduated from the Medical University of Pediatrics in Leningrad – Soviet Union in 1989 and worked at the National Children’s Hospital from 1991 to 2020. In 2000, she defended her doctorate in medicine in Moscow – Russia.

She has been a part-time lecturer at the Department of Pediatrics, Hanoi Medical University, Hai Phong University of Medicine and Pharmacy since 2005 and was promoted to associate professor in 2013. She is a member of the Vietnam Pediatric Association, Vietnam Respiratory Society, Asthma – Allergy – Pediatric Immunology Asia – Pacific Association, Association of Congenital Immunodeficiency Asia – Pacific. Currently, Dr. Le Thi Minh Huong is the President of the Vietnam Association of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Vice President of the Vietnam Association of Sleep Medicine.

Assoc. Prof. Le Thi Minh Huong is now holding the position of Head of Internal Medicine Department – Pediatric Center at Vinmec Times City International Hospital.


Head of Internal Medicine of Pediatrics


  • Pediatrics



  • Allergic diseases: Respiratory allergies (bronchial asthma, recurrent cough – wheezing, allergic rhinitis), atopic dermatitis, urticaria, rash, allergic capillary inflammation… food allergies, drug allergy, insect venom allergy
  • Respiratory diseases: Upper respiratory tract infection, bronchiolitis, bronchitis, pneumonia
  • Some common immune disorders in children
  • Some types of arthritis in children

2007: Studied for 3 months at the Department of Immunology – Allergy and Respiratory Department – Royal Children’s Hospital – Australia

2002 – 2003: Senior Intern at the Institute of Immunology – Russian Academy of Sciences

1997 – 2000: PhD student at Medical University in Moscow – Russia

1983 – 1990: Leningrad Children’s Medical University – USSR

October 2020 – to present: Vinmec Times City International General Hospital

May 1991 – September 2020 : National Children’s Hospital

Vietnam Respiratory Association

President of the Society of Pediatric Immunology – Allergy – Rheumatology

Vice President of Vietnam Association of Sleep Medicine

Vietnam Pediatric Association

Asia Pacific Society of Allergy and Immunology (APAPARI)

World Allergy Association (WAO)

Asia Pacific Immunodeficiency Society

Certificate of Merit from the Ministry of Health

Certificate of Merit from the Prime Minister

Excellent doctor

  • Participated in many researches in the field of pediatrics: Published over 90 scientific research articles in specialized medical journals at home and abroad
  • Chair and participate in research projects at the state, ministerial, science and technology department and grassroots levels
  • Participate in the writing of monographs and training for the pediatric system