1 : Nguyen Tat Thanh University, 298A-300A Nguyen Tat Thanh street, District 4, Ho Chi Minh City, 700000, Viet Nam
2 : Oncology Center, Vinmec Central Park International Hospital, 208 Nguyen Huu Canh street, ward 11, Binh Thanh district, Ho Chi Minh City, 700000, Viet Nam
Available online 11/07/2018
The paper aimed to present the introduction of the first official medical physics training program - a new health care profession in Vietnam. The detail studies and analyses of the current status of training in Medical Physics as well as the present and future demands of it were also reported. The main roles, responsibilities and the challenges of medical physicists in medicine were discussed and clarified as well.