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Two scientists honored in prestigious women in science awards

Van Ly
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Two scientists honored in prestigious women in science awards

Van Ly

Five outstanding female scientists are honored at the 2017 L’Oreal – UNESCO for Women in Science awards - PHOTO: VAN LY

Associate Professor Dr. Nguyen Thi Hoai and Dr. Tran Thi Ngoc Dung won the 2017 L’Oreal – UNESCO for Women in Science awards which were held last Friday in Hanoi. Their prizes totaled VND50 million each.

Hoai serves as head of the pharmacy department of the School of Medicine and Pharmacy under Hue University while Dung is from the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.

The annual awards were aimed to honor exemplary young female scientists with research projects making great contributions to the development of science in the country.

Furthermore, three young female scientists were picked for L’Oreal National Fellowship. They are Dr. Tran Phuong Thao, lecturer of Hanoi University of Pharmacy, Dr. Hoang Thi Dong Quy, lecturer of HCMC University of Natural Science, and Dr. Nguyen Thi Le Thu, lecturer of the University of Science and Technology in HCMC.

L’Oréal for Women in Science was launched in Vietnam in 2010 to the advancement of women scientists. So far, the program has granted scholarships to 18 young scientists from different parts of the country for their prominent research for scientific development in Vietnam.

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