Vinh-Kim Nguyen – CV

HIV physician and medical anthropologist

vnguyen@msh-paris.fr

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CURRENT POSITIONS

University

Hospital

  • Attending physician, Montreal Jewish General Hospital
  • Attending physician, Assistance publique Hôpitaux de Paris | Hôpital Avicenne
  • Attending physician, Centre hospitalier de Mayotte | Mamoudzou

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Academic degrees

1982-1985         BSc, Biology, McGill University

1985-1990         Doctorat en médecine (MD), Université de Montréal

1990-1992         Courses in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University

1994-1996         MA, Medical Anthropology, McGill University

Thesis title: “Illness, epidemiology and visibility: an anthropological account of the emergence of a community based response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Côte-d’Ivoire.” Supervisor: Prof Margaret Lock.

1996-2001         PhD, Medical Anthropology, McGill University

Thesis title: “Epidemics, interzones and biosocial change: retroviruses and biologies of globalisation in West Africa.” Supervisor: Prof Margaret Lock. Dean’s Honour List.

 

Post-doctoral training

1990-1992          Residency, Family Medicine, The Montreal General Hospital, McGill University

1990-1992          Courses in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University

2002-2003          École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (Paris). Supervisors: Jean-Pierre Dozon and Didier Fassin.

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1992-1993         Faculty Lecturer (clinical, non-tenure track), Department of Family Medicine, McGill University

1992-2002         Attending physician with admitting privileges, The Montreal General Hospital

1992-2002         Attending physician with admitting privileges, St Mary’s Hospital

1993-2001         Assistant Professor (clinical, non-tenure track), Department of Family Medicine, McGill University

2000-2012         Physician, Clinique médicale l’Actuel.

2001-2003         Research Associate, Department of Anthropology, McGill University

2002-2006         Associate Professor (clinical, non-tenure track), Department of Family Medicine, McGill University

2002-                     Attending physician with admitting privileges, Montreal Jewish General Hospital.

2003-                     Adjunct Professor, Department of Anthropology, McGill University

2004-2006         Associate Professor, Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University

2004-2006         Chercheur associé (Associate Researcher), Département de médecine sociale et préventive, Université de Montréal

2006-2008         Associate Professor (tenure track), Département de médecine sociale et préventive, Université de Montréal

2008-2013         Associate Professor (with tenure), Département de médecine sociale et préventive, Université de Montréal

2013-                     Full Professor, Département de médecine sociale et préventive, Université de Montréal

2013-                    Special Research Professor, Department of Anthropology, Universiteit van Amsterdam