Description of the program
Medical residency training is one of the programs that trains for experts and talented professionals in the health sector. Therefore, the Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Training Program will meet the need for highly qualified scientific staff to serve medical examination and treatment for citizens in the Northern Midlands and Mountainous Region, making contribution to the development of health sector of the whole country in general and that of the mountainous areas in particular.
Currently, there are a small number of resident doctors teaching, studying and providing healthcare services in provinces. Thai Nguyen University of Medicine and Pharmacy is offering the residency program specialized in obstetrics and gynecology to meet the current urgent requirements, making contribution to increasing the number of specialized doctors to serve the training of medical human resource, and the provision of medical services for people in the northern mountainous region and throughout the country.
Degree: Resident Doctors of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Duration: 36 months (150 credits)
Program code: NT 62 72 13 01
Language of instruction: Vietnamese
Time enrollment: October
Faculty in charge: Department of Obstetrics
The training program consists of both theory and practice. The theory part is taught through presentation, discussion, and case study while the practice is done with the teaching methods such as bedside teaching method, discussion, and coaching at practical facilities.
After graduation, resident doctors in obstetrics and gynecology have ability to:
• Make a proper diagnosis and timely management of emergency cases and common diseases encountered in Obstetrics and Gynecology
• Be proficient in using professional equipment to serve diagnosis and treatment.
• Guide undergraduate students and become lecturers.
• Be able to organize and conduct scientific researches.
Residents must graduate from a full-time training program of medicine with a good grade results or beyond within 06 months from the recognized graduation date.
Employment after completing the program
After graduating from OB/GYN Residency Program, learners may continue working in hospitals, centres/departments for reproductive healthcare or health centres to become obstetricians. Many then can be appointed to be director, deputy director of a national, provincial hospital, or the department heads or the department deputy heads.
In addition, they may also have other job opportunities such as being a visiting lecturer or as a policy consultant in a hospital or for the government. After graduation, they may continue the next levels of study: Doctor of Philosophy in OB/GYN and Specialist II in OB/GYN