Ho Van Hien

Name

Ho Van Hien, MCDBA, MCSE, EMBA.

Position

Head of IT and Data Management

About

Mr Hien has been working for OUCRU since 2002 and playing as a leading role in delivering IT and data management services. He was a key collaborator in creating data management infrastructure in Viet Nam for the South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network (SEAICRN) by holding the position of Regional Data Manager and sitting on the Data Management committee. In addition, he designed and created a sophisticated data management system for clinical trials called CLIRES that has been used for all OUCRU research projects. The system has been also widely used by the International Severe Acute Respiratory & Emerging Infections Consortium for a number of studies including SPRINT SARI and the WHO Clinical Characterisation Protocol, and by Comprehensive Resistance Prediction for Tuberculosis: an International Consortium (CRyPTIC) as a core electronic data collection platform. He currently focuses on enhancing the infrastructure for bioinformatics with Openstack cluster and promotes the development of mobile-EDC for data management.

Publications

Ho Van Hien. An approach to a centralized Clinical Data Management System – A story from Vietnam. Global Health Trials. 6 October 2010.