Dr Pham Duc Phuc has specialist qualifications as an epidemiologist, and experience in health risk assessment, including 10 years as Coordinator of the Vietnam One Health University Network (VOHUN); Deputy Director of the Centre for Public Health and Ecosystem Research (CENPHER), Hanoi University of Public Health; and Director of Institute of Environmental Health and Sustainable Development (IEHSD). Dr Phuc has been developing and participating in different initiatives with national and international donors and partners to generate funding for research and training on health risk assessment in water, environmental sanitation, and food safety. In doing so he has collaborated closely with and built long term partnerships with various universities and academic research institutes in both human and animal health in country and region. He has an interest the research by using One Health approach. He has experience in facilitating the training of trainers on One Health Systems Mapping and Analysis Resource Toolkit (OH SMART) to develop the action plans for developing One Health workforce development, combating Antimicrobial Resistance, and controlling zoonotic diseases in Vietnam.