Press releases - Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City and Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital signed training cooperation agreement.

08 Jun 2022


On the morning of May 31st, 2022, the Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City and Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital signed a Memorandum of Cooperation in training, researching, and technology transferring.

PhD.MD Nguyen Tuan, Director of Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital presents flowers to the representative of Vietnam National University, HCMC

Improving the training model, increasing theories with practice, and aiming for learner-centeredness are the major contents of improving process and resource development. There are numerous solutions to accelerate this progress, one of which is to promote cooperation between Hospitals and Universities with high quality and expertise, this is a practical endeavor that is supported by lots of regions of the world and in the country, implementation and practice have proven effective. 

With convenient geographic and transportation conditions, similar value backgrounds, and a vision and mission that are appropriate for establishing a cooperative relationship. The Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City and Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital had discussions in the past, and rapidly reached a collective voice; a memorandum of cooperation between the two parties in training, researching, and technology transferring had been signed on the morning of May 31st, 2022. 

At the signing ceremony, Prof.PhD.MD Dang Van Phuoc, Head of Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City had a touching speech full of enthusiasm: “With all respect, it is our pleasure to have many practice facilities cooperate with us in training clinical practice for our Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City’s learners. And Hoan My Thu Duc International General Hospital is a perfect place due to its close distance to our university and dorms. In addition, the material basis, condition, and technology here are very high-end and have nothing to complain about. Soon, the Faculty of Medicine will cooperate with Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital to have our learners practice modules such as hospital living life, cardiology, pulmonology, etc., and many other subjects here.”

As claimed by PhD.MD Nguyen Tuan, Chief of Hoan My Thu Duc International General Hospital, with the desire to promote available resources, contribute to sharing high-quality medical space, spread Hoan My culture, “Care with Heart”, and “patient centricity” to the students that are the future of the country's health sector, Hoan My Thu Duc International Hospital has always aggressively sought and associated with prestigious and quality training institutes in the health sector. 

In his speech, PhD.MD Nguyen Tuan stated: “On behalf of the Hospital's Board of Directors, I hereby commit that Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital will arrange appropriate resources, flexible deployment plan to meet training needs, scientific research, technology transfer, etc. Leaders, lecturers, and students of the Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City will be able to consider our place as a reliable place in their education career, training and development”. 

According to the agreement between the representatives of the two units, the Faculty of Medicine - Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City and Hoan My Thu Duc International General Hospital have agreed to cooperate in the form of mutual support in training human resources in the health sector; resource sharing; writing and printing textbooks - documents to train high-quality human resources. Hoan My Thu Duc Hospital is the place of practice that supports students of the Faculty of Medicine at Vietnam National University in Ho Chi Minh City by providing and connecting professors with training programs. 

The parties collaborate on joint research, deployment, and application of science-technology topics, trial production projects, and technology transfer contracts; jointly support financial, laboratory, equipment, facilities, and human resources based on each unit's capabilities; and coordinate to hold seminars and conferences in management and professional fields of mutual interest.