Nguyen Thu Huong, MD, PhD

Nguyen Thu Huong, MD, PhD

College of Health Sciences


MD. Ph.D Nguyen Thu Huong was the former Head of Breast Imaging at Department of Radiology in Bach Mai Hospital, Hanoi. She has 13 years of experience in Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, specializing in Breast Imaging.
Dr Huong carries out the following activities: Diagnostic Breast Imaging; Interventional procedures (Breast biopsy, localization); Ultrasonography; Computed

Selected publications

  1. Nguyen-Thu, H., Hanaoka, H., Nakajima, T., Yamaguchi, A., Nguyen-Cong, T., Kartamihardja, A. A. P., & Tsushima, Y. (2018). Early prediction of triple negative breast cancer response to cisplatin treatment using diffusion-weighted MRI and 18F-FDG-PET. Breast Cancer, 25(3), 334–342. doi: 10.1007/s12282-018-0834-z
  2. Nguyen-Thu, H., Ohyama, Y., Taketomi-Takahashi, A., Nguyen-Cong, T., Sugimoto, A., Sato, M., … Tsushima, Y. (2018). Association of Aortic Arch Width Assessed by Noncontrast Cardiac Computed Tomography With Cardiac Remodeling, Cardiac Function, and Atherosclerosis in a Japanese Cohort”. Journal of Thoracic Imaging, 33(4), 240–245. doi: 10.1097/rti.0000000000000332.


  • 09/1999 – 07/2005: Doctor of Medicine at Hanoi Medical University, Vietnam
  • 09/2006 – 12/2009: Diploma of Residency at Hanoi Medical University, Vietnam
  • 01/2012 – 03/2012: International Fellowship Program at Breast Center, Seoul National University Hospital, South Korea
  • 10/2014 – 08/2018: PhD Radiology Imaging and Nuclear Medicine at Gunma University, Japan.