Dinh Vu M.D.

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Associate Clinical Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
School of Medicine

M.B.A., University of California, San Diego, 2009
Residency, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, 1992
M.D., University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, 1988
B.S., University of California, Irvine, 1984, Biological Sciences

Phone: (714) 456-7733
Email: dinhv4@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
333 City Boulevard West
Suite 1400
Mail Code: 3200
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
Medical Device, Technology in Medicine
Academic Distinctions
1999 Nhan-Hoa Community Clinic Outstanding Volunteer Award
1988 Robert Holman Award for Research in Cancer
1987 Western Student Medical Research Award
1985 MacKenzie and Jane Hill Scholarships for Academic Achievement
1983 President Research Award
1982 University Scholar
1980 Chancellor’s Club Scholarship

Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of OB/GYN Hospitalists
University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
Irvine, CA


Medical Director
Magella Medical Group OB Hospitalist Program
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
Laguna Hills, CA
03/09 – 07/19

Medical Director
Community Health System
The Women’s Clinic
Fallbrook, CA
01/05 – 03/09

Associate Physician
Bianchi OB/GYN Associates
Fallbrook, CA
10/03 – 01/05

Associate Physician
Kaiser Permanente
San Jose, CA
04/02 - 10/03

Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
Irvine, CA
05/96 - 04/02

Associate Physician
Bolsa Medical Group
Westminster, CA
07/94 – 04/02

Associate Physician
Facey Medical Group
Mission Hills, CA
07/92 – 07/94


Medical Director
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Division of OB/GYN Hospitalists
University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine

Department of Women and Children Chairman
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center

Physician Mentor, Senior Design Program
Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of California, Irvine

Community Service

Board of Directors, Vietnamese Physician Association of Southern California

Nhan-Hoa Community Clinic
Board of Directors Chairman

2018 DIC in Pregnancy
Mednax MFM and OB Quality Collaborative Conference
Las Vegas, NV

2011 Use of Bakri Balloon and B Lynch Structure in Management of Postpartum Hemmorrhage
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, CME Seminar

2010 Ovarian Torsion
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, CME Seminar

2001 Endometriosis
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital, Grand Rounds

1996 Postpartum Hemorrhage
Fountain Valley Regional Hospital, CME Seminar

1995 Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding
Garden Grove Hospital, Grand Rounds

1992 Rapid Determination of Serum Magnesium Levels: Scientific Session
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine

1988 The Effect of Vitamin D3 on the Production of Cytotoxic Factors by Human Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells
Sixteenth Annual Western Medical Research Forum

1983 Development of a Temperature-Sensitive Neoplastic Lymph Gland in Drosphila Melanogaster
University of California, Irvine, Undergraduate Research Symposium

Journal Articles, Peer- Reviewed

1. Yousefi S, Vu D, Gloria C, Yamamoto R, Granger G, Vaziri N, Ocariz J. The Effect of Vitamin D3 on the production of cytotoxic factors by human peripheral blood mononuclear cells. Cancer Res. 1989;49(18):5083-5086. http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/49/18/5083

2. Vu DQ. Development of a temperature-sensitive neoplastic lymph gland in Drosphila Melanogaster. J of Undergrad Res in the Biological Sciences, UC Irvine. 1983;13(1):43-51


1. Vu DQ in Vital Signs: The UCLA Collection of Physicians’ Poetry. (Editor: Paige N. and Alloggiamento T.) University of California Press. 1990; pp 27, 84, 85, 94. https://books.google.com/books/about/Vital_signs.html?id=rUlQAQAAIAAJ

2. Vu DQ in The Webs We Weave: Orange County Poetry Anthology. (Editor: Brander J.) Laguna Beach, Literary Arts Press. 1986; pp 7, 8. https://www.thirdmindbooks.com/pages/books/2901/john-brander-jack-grapes-gerald-locklin-robert-peters-paul-trachtenberg-diane-wakoski/the-webs-we-weave-orange-county-poetry-anthology-1986
2012 - Creator of the Quantitative Blood Loss Calculator Saddleback and Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
2004 - Endoscopic Balloon for Spill-proof Laparoscopic Ovarian Cystectomy Holder of U.S. Patent #6,685,628
Professional Societies
The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Society of OBGYN Hospitalists
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