Lam Minh Yen – Emerging Infections Group

Dr Lâm Minh Yến

Senior Study Doctor

Dr Lam Minh Yen, MD, works on clinical research of vaccine-preventable, emerging infections and also critically ill patients of infectious diseases such as tetanus, diphtheria, hepatitis, rabies, influenza, dengue, sepsis…

She is also interested in the long-term functional improvement of severe patients through rehabilitation and innovation programs. Because of her vast experience in clinical research, Dr Yen can organise clinical trials from the beginning, monitor clinical trials, train international and local guidelines, write academic guidelines for infectious diseases, train Good Clinical Practice (GCP), and work in the field with communities (as consultant or trainer).

Recognised internationally, Dr Yen was named an Australian Alumni Ambassador – one of only 12 selected by the Australian Government from across the global network of more than 2.5 million alumni. 




Awarded a 2017 Flinders University Convocational Medal acknowledging her contribution, leadership in her field, and the advancement of professional practice in the research and treatment of tropical diseases.

2006 – 2016

Worked as Vice-Director of the Hospital for Tropical Diseases


MSc from Flinders University in South Australia


MSc from University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Ho Chi Minh City.


Became the Head of Tetanus ICU, Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City


Started working at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City


Graduated from University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Ho Chi Minh City.


Trinh Manh Hung, Nguyen Van Hao, Lam Minh Yen, Angela McBride, Vu Quoc Dat, H Rogier van Doorn, Huynh Thi Loan, Nguyen Thanh Phong, Martin J Llewelyn, Behzad Nadjm, Sophie Yacoub, C Louise Thwaites, Sayem Ahmed, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Hugo C Turner, Vietnam ICU Translational Applications Laboratory (VITAL) Investigators
Front Public Health
June 20, 2022
DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2022.893200
Nguyen Van Hao, Huynh Thi Loan, Lam Minh Yen, Evelyne Kestelyn, Duc Du Hong, Duong Bich Thuy, Nguyen Thanh Nguyen, Ha Thi Hai Duong, Tran Thi Diem Thuy, Phung Tran Huy Nhat, Phan Nguyen Quoc Khanh, Nguyen Thi Phuong Dung, Nguyen Hoan Phu, Nguyen Thanh Phong, Pham Thi Lieu, Pham Thi Tuyen, Bui Thi Bich Hanh, Ho Dang Trung Nghia, Pham Kieu Nguyet Oanh, Phan Vinh Tho, Tran Tan Thanh, Hugo C Turner, H Rogier van Doorn, Le Van Tan, Duncan Wyncoll, Nicholas Pj Day, Ronald B Geskus, Guy E Thwaites, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, C Louise Thwaites
Lancet Glob Health
June 1, 2022
DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(22)00117-6
Pisani L, Algera AG, Neto AS, Azevedo L, Pham T, Paulus F, de Abreu MG, Pelosi P, Dondorp AM, Bellani G, Laffey JG, Schultz MJ; ERICC study investigators; LUNG SAFE study investigators; PRoVENT study investigators; PRoVENT-iMiC study investigators
Lancet Glob Health
February 1, 2022
DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00485-X
Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Lam Anh Nguyet, Nguyen Thanh Truong, Le Mau Toan, Nguyen Thanh Dung, Le Manh Hung, Mai Thanh Nhan, Dinh Nguyen Huy Man, Nghiem My Ngoc, Huynh Phuong Thao, Tran Nguyen Hoang Tu, Huynh Kim Mai, Do Thai Hung, Nguyen Thi Han Ny, Le Kim Thanh, Nguyen To Anh, Nguyen Thi Thu Hong, Le Nguyen Truc Nhu, Lam Minh Yen, Marc Choisy, Tran Tan Thanh, Guy Thwaites, Le Van Tan, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit COVID-19 Research Group
Am J Trop Med Hyg
January 7, 2022
DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.21-0849
Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Nghiem My Ngoc, Lam Anh Nguyet, Vo Minh Quang, Nguyen Thi Han Ny, Dao Bach Khoa, Nguyen Thanh Phong, Le Mau Toan, Nguyen Thi Thu Hong, Nguyen Thi Kim Tuyen, Voong Vinh Phat, Le Nguyen Truc Nhu, Nguyen Huynh Thanh Truc, Bui Thi Ton That, Huynh Phuong Thao, Tran Nguyen Phuong Thao, Vo Trong Vuong, Tran Thi Thanh Tam, Ngo Tan Tai, Ho The Bao, Huynh Thi Kim Nhung, Nguyen Thi Ngoc Minh, Nguyen Thi My Tien, Nguy Cam Huy, Marc Choisy, Dinh Nguyen Huy Man, Dinh Thi Bich Ty, Nguyen To Anh, Le Thi Tam Uyen, Tran Nguyen Hoang Tu, Lam Minh Yen, Nguyen Thanh Dung, Le Manh Hung, Nguyen Thanh Truong, Tran Tan Thanh, Guy Thwaites, Le Van Tan, for the OUCRU COVID-19 research group
November 1, 2021
DOI: 10.1016/j.eclinm.2021.101143
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