Le Viet Thanh

Name
Thanh Le Viet

Position
Postdoctoral Researcher – OUCRU Hanoi

About
Thanh joined the Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU), Hanoi in 2008 for making the Atlas of Human Infectious Diseases. He completed his PhD at the University of Montpelier 2 in 2016 on the study of dengue transmission in Hanoi using computational approaches such as spatial statistics, machine learning and phylo-geography. He currently works at OUCRU as a postdoctoral researcher and will be focusing on bioinformatics/machine learning to study antimicrobial resistance.

Publications
Le Viet Thanh, Marc Choisy, Juliet E Bryant, Duoc Vu Trong, Thai Pham Quang, Peter Horby, Hien Nguyen Tran, et al. 2015. “A Dengue Outbreak on a Floating Village at Cat Ba Island in Vietnam.” BMC Public Health 15 (1). BioMed Central Ltd: 940, doi:10.1186/s12889-015-2235-y.

Huong, V T L, L V Thanh, V D Phu, D T Trinh, K Inui, N Tung, N T K Oanh, et al. 2015. “Temporal and Spatial Association of Streptococcus Suis Infection in Humans and Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Outbreaks in Pigs in Northern Vietnam.” Epidemiology and Infection. Cambridge University Press, 1-10, doi:10.1017/S0950268815000990.

Book: Wertheim, Heiman FL, Peter Horby, and John P. Woodall, eds. Atlas of human infectious diseases. John Wiley & Sons, 2012.