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Organization Contact Information

Name: Hochiminh city Respiratory Society
Street 1: 10 Ly Thuong Kiet Street , Dist. 5
Street 2:
City: Hochiminh city
Post Code: 84
Country: Viet Nam
Phone: 84 8 38594470
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Le Thi Tuyet
Last Name: Lan
Title: Associate Professor, MD, Ph.D
Phone: 84 8 38594470

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Luong Thi
Last Name: Thuan
Title: MD
Phone: 84 918397334

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
1-Our Hochiminh city Respiratory Society has formed in the year of 2007. Up to now we have 817 members all over Vietnam, who are pulmonologists, nurse , technicians working in different health care facilities.
2-As we are contacting with lung diseases patients, the tuberculosis diagnosis is very important especially because Vietnam tuberculosis prevalence ranked 12th worldwide
3-We are planning to detect tuberculosis in poor people in Vietnam and in those with high risk of tuberculosis (former tuberculosis patients, diabetic, silicosis, elderly persons, COPD patients...)
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Specializations / Areas of Work

Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 0
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Stop TB communications
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Resource mobilization
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: Viet Nam
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Detection of TB patients besides the country's national TB control plan

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Viet Nam
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Viet Nam


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
private sectors


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: April 11, 2010
Last updated: July 24, 2013