Assoc. Prof. Khac-Minh Thai, Ph.D.
Dr Khac-Minh Thai graduated in Pharmacy in 2000 from the University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and earned the Master’s degree in Pharmacy in 2004 with Prof. Hyun-Ju Park from College of Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea. He got his PhD degree in 2008 under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Gerhard F. Ecker at Department of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Vienna, Austria. Currently, Dr Thai serves as Associate Professor at Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He was a visiting professor at University of Franche-Comté (UFC), Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Besanson, France on Apr-May 2016. His researching work in recent years is application of pharmacoinformatics including both ligand-based approach and structure-based approaches to provide the in silico models for classification and prediction of toxicological and bioactive compounds. He is a member of the Editorial Board of BioMed Research International, MedPharmRes and published 25 peer-reviewed papers, 3 book chapters, 53 vietnamese articles, >40 conference contributions and 8 invited lectures.