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Doctor Thi Nguyen

Data Manager

Dr. Thi Nguyen has a diverse background in computer science, data science, and public health. He joined Burnet Institute in 2019 as a Data Manager, where he managed, analysed, visualised healthcare data, applied machine learning and natural language processing, and worked with electronic data tools like REDCap. Before that, he was a Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore, where he designed and developed natural language processing algorithms for infectious disease surveillance.

Dr. Nguyen has a PhD and an honours degree in Computer Science from La Trobe University. He also recently completed a Master of Biostatistics at the University of Melbourne in 2023, significantly broadening his expertise in public health, epidemiology, and biostatistics. Dr. Nguyen's passion lies in health data analysis, data management, biostatistics, machine learning, and natural language processing. 

  • 2023: Master of Biostatistics, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • 2019: Machine Learning Engineer Nanodegree, UDACITY
  • 2013: PhD (CompSci), La Trobe University, Australia
  • 2008: Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons), La Trobe University, Melbourne
  • 2007: Bachelor of Computer Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne
  • 2019 - present: Data Manager, Burnet Institute, Melbourne
  • 2019: Research Collaborator and Academic, La Trobe University, Melbourne
  • 2013-2015: Research Fellow, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • 2009-2013: PhD Candidate, La Trobe University, Melbourne
  • 2023: Artificial Intelligence in Public Health Competition 3rd Prize, University of Melbourne
  • 2008: First Class Honours, La Trobe University
  • 2006: Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society in recognition of academic excellence achievement, La Trobe University
  • 2006: 2005 Dean's Honours List, La Trobe University 
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