Nguyen Thi Van Thuy


Nguyen Thi Van Thuy, MSc.


Senior Research Assistant


Van Thuy got her BSc and MSc at the University of Natural Sciences, Vietnam. She has been with OUCRU since 2006, and has worked on studies in Dengue. Van Thuy obtained her MSc in 2007, supervised by Prof. Cameron Simmons. She was a laboratory assistant, monitor, coordinator of a Birth cohort study: Dengue in the first years of life, in 2008. She is responsible for publishing Dengue Comms to keep the good connection to study sites and coordinate some Dengue studies. Thuy is also voluntarily participating in many activities of Public Engagement team, such as “I love science”, “Conference for School and Science connection”, etc.


5 key recent research articles:

Katherine L. Anders1,2,3*, Le Hong Nga4, Nguyen Thi Van Thuy1, Tran Van Ngoc5, Cao Thi Tam5, Luong Thi Hue Tai5, Nguyen Thanh Truong5, Huynh Thi Le Duyen1, Vu Tuan Trung1, Duong Thi Hue Kien1, Marcel Wolbers1,2, Bridget Wills1,2, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau5, Nguyen Dac Tho4, Cameron P. Simmons1,2,6. Households as Foci for Dengue Transmission in Highly Urban Vietnam. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9(2): e0003528. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003528.

Katherine L Anders1,2,3*, Nguyet Minh Nguyen1,4, Nguyen Thi Van Thuy1, Nguyen Trong Hieu5, Hoa L Nguyen1, Nguyen Thi Hong Tham6, Phan Thi Thanh Ha7, Le Bich Lien8, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau4 and Cameron P Simmons1,2 A birth cohort study of viral infections in Vietnamese infants and children: study design, methods and characteristics of the cohort. BMC Public Health 2013, 13:937

Katherine L. Anders, MSc,*†‡ Hoa L. Nguyen, MD, PhD,* Nguyet Minh Nguyen, MD,*§Nguyen Thi Van Thuy, BSc,* Nguyen Thi Hong Van, MD,* Nguyen Trong Hieu, MD,¶Nguyen Thi Hong Tham, MD,‖Phan Thi Thanh Ha, MD,** Le Bich Lien, MD,††Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, MD, PhD,§ Vu Thi Ty Hang, PhD,* H. Rogier van Doorn, MD, PhD,*†and Cameron P. Simmons, PhD*†‡‡Epidemiology and Virology of Acute Respiratory Infections During the First Year of Life. A Birth Cohort Study in Vietnam.Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2015 Apr;34(4):361-70. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000000643.

Katherine L. Anders a,b,c,1,*, Corinne N. Thompson a,b,d,1, Nguyen Thi Van Thuy a, Nguyen Minh Nguyet a,e, Le Thi Phuong Tu a, Tran Thi Ngoc Dung a, Voong Vinh Phat a, Nguyen Thi Hong Van a, Nguyen Trong Hieu f, Nguyen Thi Hong Tham g, Phan Thi Thanh Ha h, Le Bich Lien i, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau e, Stephen Baker a,b,d, Cameron P. Simmons a,b,j. The epidemiology and aetiology of diarrhoeal disease in infancy in southern Vietnam: a birth cohort study. International Journal of Infectious Diseases 35 (2015) e3–e10.

Nguyen Thi Phuong Dung, Huynh Thi Le Duyen, Nguyen Thi Van Thuy, Tran Van Ngoc, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Tran Tinh Hien, Sarah L. Rowland-Jones, Tao Dong, Jeremy Farrar, Bridget Wills and Cameron P. Simmons. Timing of CD8+ T Cell Responses in Relation to Commencement of Capillary Leakage in Children with Dengue. J Immunol 2010; 184:7281-7287. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0903262.