POMONA, CA, October 31, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Huu Vo, MD, with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Dr. Vo celebrates many years of experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
With more than 40 years of professional experience, Dr. Vo was an assistant clinical professor with the Loma Linda Medical School from 1983 to 2008 and Western University and Touro University, as well as a physician and surgeon with the F.C. Nelles Youth Facility since 1998. In addition to his primary roles, he was medical director of the Correctional Treatment Center of the HGS Youth Facility from 2004 to 2007. From 1992 to 1998, he was the chief medical officer of the Southern Reception Center and Clinic, and from 1983 to present, he serves as medical staff with the Pomona Valley Community Hospital.
Dr. Vo also served as coordinator of the medical ancillary service of the Lanterman Development Center from 1984 to 1988. He also served the organization as chief of the medical staff from 1984 to 1988, and from 1980 to 1992. Earlier in his career, Dr. Vo was a pediatrics resident at University Hospital in Jacksonville, FL, from 1977 to 1980 and an administrator and bilingual vocational trainer with the Community Care and Development Service from 1976 to 1977.
Dr. Vo began his career as a student at the University of Saigon, earning a Doctor of Medicine in 1975. He subsequently relocated to the United States as a refugee, obtaining citizen status and continuing his pursuit of the medical field. He is board certified in pediatrics and family practice, and he is a diplomate of the American Board of Physician Specialties and the American Board of Pediatrics.
A respected voice in the field, Dr. Vo has been affiliated with a number of organizations in relation to his areas of expertise. He is the president of the Federation of Vietnamese American Communities of the United States and the Vietnamese Community of Pomona Valley, and he is co-chair of the United Council of Vietnamese Homeland and Overseas. He has served on the board of directors of the American Red Cross and the YMCA. Dr. Vo is a member of the American Medical Association, the Vietnamese Physicians Association of LA, and the LA Pediatrics Society. Throughout his career, Dr. Vo has been recognized for his contributions, including with the Physician Recognition Award from the American Medical Association. He has been featured in numerous honors publications, including multiple editions of Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Education, and Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare.
He is the host of the TV show Song Doi Vui Ichoe – Live a Happy Healthy Life – on IBC-TV weekly and a host of many TV shows for social/political programs on SBTN-TC, VNA-TV and Radio Viet Nam Hai Ngoai overseas broadcast.
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Dr. Vo has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.
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