THƯƠNG NGUYỄN SOBEY - Founder of BCNV
Thương Nguyễn Sobey - had breast cancer at stage 4 after engagement ceremony a few days when she had just enjoy her 30th birthday. There aren't any special symptoms except a mild swelling in the middle of the forearm. She spent lots of her time finding out the correct diagnosis in many hospitals. The process of learning about the disease as well as the treatment made her realized that patients in general and Vietnamese women in particilar seriously lack of knowledge about breast cacer. Hence, this is the main reason she urged established BCNV with the aim of providing information, document and sharing with women as well as patients who struggling with breast cancer.
NGUYỄN THỦY TIÊN - Co-founder and General Director
Undergoing a difficult period and more than two years fighting to grab her sister life, she finally let her sister rest in piece and recognized the positive value that breast cancer bring to her family to appreciate the moments of everyday life and a deeper understanding of the value of human. No sooner Ms Thuong had pass away than Miss Tien strived all her endeavor to develop BCNV as well as projects for breast cancer patients. She wishes she could help all of people who struggle with breast cancer as her sister before"
Currently the founder and CEO of KAI Group – a Vietnamese enterprise established in 2013. He manifests a strong desire to contribute to the development of a civilized Vietnam, through building ethical business models with the philosophy: “For the people, advance the country”.
An expert in her field – Mindfulness: the art of living happily and building a happy community. She has years of experience in business, administration, and human resources management in areas, such as commerce, construction, tourism, real estate and HR consulting. Her philosophy: “The basis of true love is the insight to see and understand the will, suffering and happiness of the person we love”.
Having 30 years of experience in the field of Health and Medical has worked for seven health organizations in New Zealand, England, and Sydney officially joined and became Ambassador to Hong of BCNV since 2014. as well as accompanying staff in the activities of the campaign “family is fulcrum” in 2015 with activities to visit patients at Da Nang Hospital 2015.
Ms Đặng Thị Hương
She is an International student of Swinburne University and currently the Director of international relations at KOTO. She has companioned from the first year of BCNV. And she is one of the most spiritual pillars and always accompany BCNV throughout the long way.
Having had Breast cancer from 2012, not only in overcoming adversity, she also is one of the active community of patients and are fondly referred to by the name “Dr. Lily”. Since 01/2018, Ms.Cẩm Bào has officially become The Pink Ambassador of BCNV and companioned with activities to support cancer patients at hospitals nationwide.
Timeless voices shared with the pain of cancer patients as Ambassador of the Vietnam Breast Cancer Network from May 5/1818. With the same enthusiasm, the community is interested in helping people along the way and fight cancer, which is a very lonely and isolated battle for the sick and their families.
Director of Designer at Giorgio Armani, author of thousands of dollars worth of paintings and master of canvas art, officially joined the “palm” “for those who are less fortunate in breast cancer from August 2018.
Medical Advisory Council
Dr. Nguyễn Hữu Hòa
Dean of Oncology with more than 20 years of experience in cancer treatment. Currently working for free and cooperation with many hospitals such as Da Nang Cancer Hospital, Vinmec Hospital, FV Hospital, ...
Dr. Vũ Hồng Thăng
Lecturer, Department of Cancer Department of Hanoi Medical University, deputy head of internal medicine at 4 hospitals.Giảng viên, giáo vụ bộ môn Ung Thư Đại học Y Hà Nội, phó trưởng khoa nội 4 bệnh viện K. He's also a member of the Vietnam Cancer Society.
Dr. Hồ Hoàng Thảo Quyên
As one of BCNV's advisors, she graduated from Pham Ngoc Thach Medical University in 2003, graduated MSc at Victor Segalen Bordeaux University in 2005. She is currently doing her final year research at the HCM City University of Medicine with the topic of screening breast cancer. She has been diagnosed with multiple breast imaging in France and the United States. She has many researches on breast cancer and breast cancer screening published at home and abroad.
Dr. Bùi Thanh Tình
Master in Cancer. He has participated in many international and national cancer conferences, including the European Medical Oncology Conference (ESMO) Singapore 2017. He has had research papers and is most valuable in the study of treatment diagnosis. Sarcoma thalamus (Cancer Journal No. 5). Moreover, he has contributed valuable ideas to the Breast Cancer Network Vietnam.
Dr. Trần Như Hưng Việt
Head of Thoracic and Vascular Surgery – Goiter Department at Gia Dinh People's Hospital, with more than 21 years of experience practicing medicine at this institution from the very first day. He has been constantly researching and improving his expertise in the field of vascular thoracic and goiter treatment, as well as thyroid cancer treatment.
PhD. MD. Nguyễn Thu Hương
Vice Head of Radiology Department of Vinmec Hospital, Times City, Hanoi, Vietnam, with over 13 years of experience working and researching in the field of radiology and diagnostic imaging, especially in breast imaging for breast cancer screening and treatment.
Strategic Advisory Council
Ms. Phạm Thị Thanh Nhung
As a spokesperson, UN Vietnam Youth Goodwill Ambassador has played an important role in many activities with UNICEF, World Bank, UNESCO, Japanese Peace Ship, etc. She has been with the staff since the early days. and represents the BCNV in activities aimed at the Vietnamese community in the UK and the EU.
Ms. Phạm Huệ Đan
President & CEO of DQVietnam — a commercial investment joint stock company operating in three areas: Consulting - Trade - Investment. She has 15 years of experience working in the fields of communication, marketing, and event organization for many prestigious pharmaceutical brands.
PINK WARRIORS’ STORIES
WHAT WE DO?
Provides free of charge to general cancer patients on loan for 3 to 6 months
Free support for surgeons in part, one side or both
Yoga exercise for breast cancer patients to improve the condition during treatment
With the participation of specialists such as cancer doctors, psychologists, nutritionists, makeup experts ... support the spiritual life and knowledge for breast cancer patients
Provides information on breast cancer, with different target groups: corporate employees, schools, women's unions, entrepreneurs ...
Through activities such as: seminars, parades, fundraising events, UTV patient stories, video stories, and shared voices of patients, their relatives