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Reminiscences of Le Nahn Phuong : oral history, 2007.

Creator: Phuong, Le Nahn, 1965-
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 99 pages sound recordings 4 CD-ROMs (105; 60 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Medical Doctor; Executive, The Atlantic Philanthropies Programme.

Scope and Contents

Born 1965 in Viet Nam, family history: father's early death, mother's work for Vietnamese and U.S. governments; childhood memories of orphanage and evacuation from Viet Nam; reunion with family; founding of family restaurant; volunteer work in Philippines refugee camp; education at Georgia Tech, University of Cincinnati and Johns Hopkins; return to Viet Nam as medical doctor; work with Ha Noi School of Public Health; consultant for Atlantic Philanthropies; Atlantic Philanthropies investments in higher education and public health in Viet Nam; organizing Atlantic Philanthropies office in Viet Nam; primary health care in Vietnam.


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Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.

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