Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony: Strengthening Medical Research and Education Collaboration Hanoi, Vietnam – June 6, 2024

June 7, 2024

A significant milestone in international medical research and education was marked on June 6, 2024, as the Vietnamese-German Center for Medical Research (VG-CARE), Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, and the College of Health Sciences (CHS) at VinUniversity came together for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The ceremony, held at the DaVinci Room (I207) at VinUniversity, heralds a new era of collaboration aimed at enhancing medical research, education, and innovation. The signing was witnessed by representatives from both sides, solidifying the commitment to collaborative efforts.



The MOU signifies a robust partnership aimed at leveraging the strengths of each institution to foster advancements in medical research and education. This collaboration is expected to bring forth innovative educational programs, research opportunities, and ultimately, improvements in healthcare outcomes.

Prof. David Bangsberg expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “This partnership will enable us to provide our students with unique learning experiences and access to cutting-edge research, preparing them to become leaders in the medical field.”

Prof. T.P. Velavan added, “By working together, we can address some of the most pressing health challenges of our time, benefiting not only our institutions but the global community.”

The ceremony was a testament to the shared vision and dedication of VG-CARE, the University of Tübingen, and VinUniversity to advancing medical science through international collaboration.

As the institutions embark on this collaborative journey, the MOU serves as a foundation for numerous opportunities that will undoubtedly enrich both the academic and research landscapes, paving the way for a healthier future.