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Join us at the Women in Leadership Committee’s Confronting burnout: Exploring the Interplay of Physical and Psychological toll for Enhancing self-care and performance event. We have a diverse panel that will share insights on mental health from medical, psychological, and insurance companies’ perspectives. After the panel is a follow-up open conversation about cause-effect and coping mechanisms.
|4:00 PM||Initial remarks by James Ollen, Executive Director, AmCham Vietnam
Introductions to the panelists
|4:10 PM||Panelist 1 – Dr. Nam Phuong: Open remarks about the medical related connection attribute to burnout and chronic stress|
|4:20 PM||Panelist 2 – Dr. Astrid: Open remarks about the psychological connections with physical responses that typically present in individuals at high performance|
|4:40 PM||Panelist 3 – Minh: Update on the practices of insurance companies on mental health prevention|
|4:50 PM||Open conversation about cause-effect and coping mechanisms|
|5:45 PM||Closing remarks|
|7:00 PM||Event ends|
|AmCham Members: VND 350,000 | Non-members: VND 450,000|
|Reservations/cancellations must be received by 24 hours before the event, and must be made on-line or by email. We are unable to accept reservations/cancellations by telephone.|
Dr. Do Thi Nam Phuong
Specialty: Cardiology & Internal Medicine, Wellcare
Dr. Do Thi Nam Phuong is a distinguished cardiologist based in Ho Chi Minh City with over two decades of experience. She holds a Master’s degree from Paris VII Diderot University, where she earned a scholarship from AUF, followed by a Doctorate and a specialized certification in cardiology from Bordeaux II Segalen University in France. Dr. Nam Phuong’s clinical experiences at the Vietnam Heart Institute have further broadened her medical knowledge and sharpened her professional examination techniques.
In 2021, Dr. Nam Phuong joined Wellcare, a telemedicine platform, to expand her reach and provide healthcare services to patients in remote areas. With her expertise in cardiology, Dr. Nam Phuong has helped numerous patients receive prompt and accurate diagnoses, overcoming geographical barriers and ensuring their well-being.
Dr. Nam Phuong’s patients have commended her for her exceptional skills and unwavering dedication to their care. Her commitment to her patients and her expertise have earned her a reputation as one of the most eminent cardiologists in Ho Chi Minh City
Dr. Astrid Matarrita
Clinical Psychologist, Couples Counselor & Leadership Coach, Saigon Psychology & Co
Dr. Astrid is a highly accomplished Clinical Psychologist, Couples Counseling expert, and Coach, with an extensive career spanning numerous years of dedicated practice. Throughout her career, she has specialized in serving a diverse range of clients, including top executives and other high-ranking professionals, showcasing her unparalleled expertise and skill in her field.
At the heart of Dr. Astrid’s work is her unwavering commitment to empowering women and promoting gender equality. Through her mission, she works tirelessly to collaborate with women and their allies, with the ultimate goal of enhancing women’s leadership across AmCham, workplaces, and the broader community in Vietnam.
With a keen understanding of the unique challenges faced by women in leadership roles, Dr. Astrid’s mission is more important than ever before. By harnessing the power of collaboration and inclusivity, she seeks to create a more equitable society where women are given the tools and support they need to succeed in their personal and professional lives.
Through her dedication and tireless efforts, Dr. Astrid has become a driving force for positive change in the community, inspiring countless women to reach their full potential and break down the barriers that have long held them back. Her mission is a powerful testament to the transformative power of leadership, and her work continues to inspire and empower women around the world.
Dr. Astrid is an esteemed member of AmCham and has been an integral part of the leadership committee since 2019. Dr. Astrid’s ability to incorporate her knowledge and expertise into her presentations has made her a valuable resource for the AmCham community, earning her a well-deserved reputation as a trusted and respected authority in the field. Her unwavering commitment to promoting mental wellness and self-improvement has had a positive impact on countless individuals, and her contributions to the field of clinical psychology continue to be felt far and wide.
Country Lead, Vietnam, Allianz Partner
Minh Nguyen is an Innovative Executive in Healthcare and Insurance services. Her current job is as Country Lead, Vietnam of Allianz Partner, partnering with Bao Viet General Insurance in Vietnam. She has nearly 20 years’ experience in leadership roles in insurance in emerging markets, fronting partnership, general management responsibilities ensuring operational excellence, merging and acquisitions, distribution management, talent development and driving profitable growth. Her previous employment was at Aetna International, American International Group (AIG), Prudential Insurance, APAVE Consulting (enterprises quality certification consulting) and Taylor Nelson Sofres (media research). She graduated with honors at Foreign Trade University, hold a Master of Science, Bournemouth University, United Kingdom and EE, Global Healthcare Leadership at Harvard Medical School.
She has been volunteering at recent committees: APAC Aetna WISE (Women Inspiring Success and Excellence (WISE) with event series to embrace D&I, drive changes and create platforms to support women’s opportunities around the region. Member of Board of Governors of the American Chamber of Commerce, HCM chapter in Vietnam 2019-2022, including as its Vice Chair and EXCOM committee in 2019. Co-founder of AmCham Women in Leadership Committee and continue to serve as its Co-Chair. Vice Chair for Private Insurance committee of AmCham Healthcare committee. Strategic Planning Advisor for Private Insurance/Payer groups & participate in several projects relating to Quality Healthcare improvement for Vietnam and advising in the promising Health/Med Tech, InsurTech start-ups.