Hue University Of Medicine and Pharmacy

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Dean:  Assoc. Professor Trương Quang Vinh, MD, PhD
Vice dean: Bach Ngo, MD, Msc; Tran The Binh, MD, Msc
Tel: +84.0234.3.845520


The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology has a continuous development process in terms of quality, tasks and staff numbers. Before 1975 and five years later, the Department of Obstetrics only trained undergraduates majoring in medicine. After that, the department witnessed the increase in the number of lecturers, compiled a complete curriculum and was responsible for university training in seven majors in the field of health science, postgraduate training including Specialist Level I, Specialist Level II, graduate, Resident Physician and doctoral students specializing in obstetrics and gynecology for Central Region - Central Highlands and nationwide.


The department currently has 25 staff (1 Professor, 3 Assoc. Professor, 3 PhD, 13 MSc, 4 MD, 1 Bachelor)


3.1. Training:

Completing the training program, ensuring proper training plan of the university, organizing examinations and ensuring correct regulations

- Undergraduate training:

Teaching full-time general practitioners (6-year program): 4th year (symptoms and pathology), 5th year and 6th year (treatment); 4-year program: 4th year (symptoms, pathology, treatment).

Serving as scientific advisors for 13 graduate theses for full-time general practitioners, all of them have successfully defended their theses.

Developing and ameliorating textbooks, participating in teaching certain certificates of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Productive Health for full-time and part-time students

Building up a block of multiple choice questions for end-term test: 6000 questions.

Assessing clinical skills by OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Examination), applied for 4th and 6th year students.

- Postgraduate training:

The department actively drafted the curriculum, participated in and completed the training program, organized examination for obtaining certificates, the graduation examination and thesis defense. Moreover, some on-site and distance courses were already held: Specialist Level I Obstetrics & Gynecology, Specialist Level I Surgery (assistant certificate of Obstetrics & Gynecology), Specialist Level I Family Medicine (certificate of Obstetrics & Gynecology), Master of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Master of Surgery (assistant certificate of Obstetrics & Gynecology), Specialist Level II, Resident Physician.

Textbooks were also compiled and updated for undergraduates and postgraduates.

3.2. Treatment: 

The teaching staff of the department has been well involved in the treatment and service of patients at Hue Central Hospital and Hue University Hospital. By taking part in the treatment and clinical teaching for various students, the department has contributed positively to the development of Hue University Hospital.


- State level scientific research: 01
- Hue University level scientific researches which have been reviewed and accepted: 02
- Provincial level scientific research which has been reviewed and accepted: 01
- First prize at the National Youth Science and Technology: 01
- Second prize (as poster exhibition) in the French – Vietnamese conference: 01


- Many lecturers went abroad to join exchange short-term courses specialized in: obstetrics and gynecology, laparoscopic surgery, infertility treatment.
- 01 lecturers has returned after having completed his/her study in Korea.
- The leader board and all staff of the department have been actively seeking international partners such as the American Cancer Society, the French Gynecology and Obstetrics Association, and so on to establish and develop partnerships, Training for Postgraduate students as well as to ameliorate resources for training, scientific research and medical examination for the central region and highlands