Pham Ngoc Thach Pham Ngoc Thach (PNT) was established on the basis of the Training Center for Health Staffs in Ho Chi Minh City. HCMC (TTĐTBDCBYT HCMC) on January 08, 2008.
Previously, since the establishment in 1989, the General Statistics Office of Health Sciences was assigned as a Medical University of Ho Chi Minh City, so during the development of 20 years, the General Statistics Office of Health Sciences and Humanities in the past and present. Pham Ngoc Thach University has trained 14 courses of more than 1422 general practitioners participating in the city’s medical system, besides, the school has provided more than 8,000 nurses and more than 500 doctors Basic medical care (four-year medical university) provides medical human resources for remote areas of the southern provinces from Da Nang to the south. The school’s products are socially acceptable and highly appreciated, as evidenced by the fact that each year, the University receives the required number of staff from the City’s medical units and central units located in the city. five times the number of doctors and four times the number of graduates. Beside the boat, the College also fostered postgraduate training for thousands of specialists such as diagnostic imaging, anesthesia, nasopharynx …
Pham Ngoc Thach University of Medicine is a public university located in the national education system of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, established by decision of the Prime Minister. The school is under the direct management of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, subject to professional management of the Ministry of Education and Training and under the professional management of the Ministry of Health.
At present, the school has 42 faculties with 330 faculty members, including 01 professor, 5 associate professors, 23 doctors, 96 masters, and many specialists level I and II. The school has good facilities located on 2 hectares of land in District 10 Center.With modern lecture halls and modern equipment labs, there are advanced labs such as biological laboratory, biochemistry laboratory – molecular biology laboratory study … and in the near future, with the investment interest of the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, many large investment projects will be implemented. The school has a very good practice system consisting of 24 general hospitals – specialized institutes under the City and a complete system of community-based campuses.
The university also has good traditions in international relations: Cooperation with France in the FFI training program (in-patient doctorate in France), FMC (Continuing Medical Education), program in cooperation with AUF, a joint program with the Belgian University Development Organization (CUD), a third phase (with a budget of around 1.5 million euros each). The University has also signed cooperation agreements with the University of Liege (Belgium), the University of Mainz (Germany), and has cooperated with many universities around the world.
Being aware of its role in providing medical human resources to the city, Pham Ngoc Thach University strives to expand its training scale but still ensure and step by step improve its quality. In the 2 academic years of 2008-2009 and 2009 -2010, the school has increased its enrollment quota from 120 students to 270 students and 380 students per year. The school also started training the type of postgraduate that opened the enrollment of Specialists specializing in Ear, Nose and Throat.
Although a young school, Pham Ngoc Thach University will constantly strive to develop into a leading medical university of Vietnam, shorten the distance and catch up with schools in the region. To complete the work of providing human resources for the city and the country.