Nguyen Ngoc Thanh

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School: School of Science & Technology
Department: IT and Software Engineering
Position: Lecturer
Location: RMIT Saigon South

Dr Thanh Nguyen is a lecturer at School of Science and Technology, RMIT since 2017. He got his Master and PhD from the University of Oslo, Norway.

He has vast working experiences in software development areas, and involved in building many large-scale systems for the Ministry of Health in Vietnam and other countries.

  • PhD, Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway (2017)
  • Master, Department of Informatics, University of Oslo, Norway (2007)
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering, University of Polytechnic HCMC (2003)

  • Advanced Web Programming
  • Enterprise Application Development
  • Software Engineering Architecture and Design
  • Cloud Computing

  • Health Informatics 
  • Digital Government 
  • AI in healthcare

  • Nguyen, N.T., 2010. Institutional perspectives on implementing health information systems in developing countries: the case of electronic medical records (EMR) for children health in Vietnam. In AMCIS (p. 410), Peru 
  • Nyella, E., Nguyen, T. and Braa, J., 2010. Collaborative Knowledge Making and Sharing across sites: the Role of boundary Objects. In MCIS (p. 64)., Israel 
  • Nguyen, T., Nyella, E., 2010. HIS implementation in developing countries: a translation process, In MCIS (p. 64), Israel 
  • Sundeep Sahay and Thanh Ngoc Nguyen (2007) Networks for Open Source Software Development: Case Study of Art Software Development in Ethiopian-Vietnamese-Indian Networks, IFIP 9.4, 2007, Brasil 
  • Nguyen, Thanh Ngoc, Son Thai Ha, and Jorn Braa (2015), "Assembling a National Health Information Infrastructure: The Case of Vietnam", The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 66, 7, 1-18 
  • Nguyen, Thanh Ngoc, and Jorn Braa (2016), "Scaffolding Health Information Infrastructure’s Generativity By Scaffolded Gateways – The Case Of Vietnam", The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 75. 
  • Nguyen, TN, Braa J, Nielsen P (2016), “Designing Large Scale and Complex Information Systems: the Case of the Medical Licensing System in a Southeast Asian Country”, Australasia Journal of Information System (21). 
  • Nguyen, Thanh, et al. "Meta‐standardization as a remedy for tensions and complexities: The case of medical service lists in Vietnam." The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries (2018) 
  • Ha, S. T., Nguyen, T. N., & Braa, J. (2017). Transformation of daily work practices as a consequence of information technology introduction: The case of medical licensing system. Journal of Health Informatics in Developing Countries, 11(1). 
  • Nguyen, TN, Nielsen P (2016), “From Routine to Revolt: Improving Routine Health Data Quality and Relevance by Making them Public”, 14th International Conference of IFIP Working Group 9.4 "ICTs for promoting social harmony: Towards a sustainable information society", May 22 - 24, 2017, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

  • National Registration Systems for Health Professionals (2014)
  • Hospital Auditing and Ranking System (2015)

  • Chairman of HISP Vietnam (2007-2012)
  • Director of eMED JSC (2012-2016)
  • Consultants for WHO, GIZ, ADB