Graduate, College Medicine, Hanoi, Vietnam, 1952. Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine, Kiev Institute Medicine, 1960. Doctor of Science in Medicine, Petersburg Academy Medicine, 1984.
Director department communicable diseases Hospital 103, Hadong, Vietnam, 1960-1965, deputy director Vietnam, 1973-1978. Director Clinic Infectious Diseases, Central Military Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam, 1966-1972. Deputy director, professor Vietnam Military Medical University, 1978-1982.
Director, professor Military Institute Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, 1983—1984. Director Central Military Hospital, 1985—1996. Member National Malaria Control Committee, Vietnam, since 1980.
Titular member committee Medical Sciences & Technology, Hanoi, since 1985.
Member National Association Epidemiologists, Society Exotic Pathology (honorary), New York Academy of Sciences.
Married Dan Thi Nguyen, 1950. Children: Nga Nhu, Huong Nhu, Thang.