Dr Jennifer Ilo Van Nuil
Jennifer Van Nuil
Social and Behavioural Research
Jennifer Ilo Van Nuil, PhD, is a Global Health Bioethics Network Research Fellow at Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU) in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Jennifer’s expertise is in Medical Anthropology and she is broadly concerned with the relationships between global health interventions, politics, and practice. Her main research interests include the ethnography of biomedicine, infectious diseases, global health, and social theory. Jennifer has worked on research in Rwanda for over ten years and has been working in Vietnam for the past year.
Current research includes exploring the socio-cultural context of access to medications for viral hepatitis through post-marketing clinical trials in southern Vietnam, community attitudes and practices regarding antibiotics in northern Vietnam, and research on the ethical challenges in conducting clinical trials and studies in low and middle income countries.
Prior to joining OUCRU, Jennifer worked with multiple non-governmental organizations (both national and international) in Rwanda. Past work includes ethnographic research with members of HIV support associations in Rwanda, acceptability research within clinical trials regarding women’s health interventions in Kigali, Rwanda, and qualitative research regarding care and treatment seeking pathways for people with hepatitis C in Rwanda.
Balancing uncertainty and proactivity in care seeking for hepatitis C: qualitative research with participants enrolled in a treatment trial in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Nguyen Le Thao M. et al, (2022), International journal of qualitative studies on health and well-being, 17
Wearable devices for remote monitoring of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 in Vietnam
Chau NVV. et al, (2022), Wellcome Open Research, 7, 257 - 257
'Labouring' on the frontlines of global health research: mapping challenges experienced by frontline workers in Africa and Asia.
Nkosi B. et al, (2022), Global public health, 1 - 11
Digital Health Policy and Programs for Hospital Care in Vietnam: Scoping Review.
Tran DM. et al, (2022), Journal of medical Internet research, 24
Mapping for Engagement: Setting up a Community Based Participatory Research Project to Reach Underserved Communities at Risk for Hepatitis C in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Nguyen Quoc G. et al, (2022), Frontiers in Public Health, 10