Jonathan Stafford Nguyen Van-Tam is a British healthcare professional specializing in influenza, which encloses its epidemiology, transmission, vaccinology, antiviral drugs, and pandemic preparedness. In 2001, he was awarded a doctorate of medicine DM for a thesis on epidemiology.
After hospital work, he wanted to be involved as a university lecturer and within the pharmaceutical industry, and he succeeded as well. Since 2 October 2017, he has been a Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England. He is one of the three deputies in 2021.
|Birthday||2 February 1964|
|Profession||Public health physician|
Who Is Jonathan Van-Tam?
Jonathan Van-Tam is a public health physician born on 2 February 1964 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England. He attended Boston Grammar School, where his father used to teach mathematics. Then in 1987, he graduated from the University of Nottingham in medicine. He was also awarded bachelor’s degrees in medical sciences in 1985 and medicine and surgery (MBBS) in 1987.
After five years of hospital-based clinical medicine, he decided to pursue academic training in public health and epidemiology. He developed an interest in influenza and respiratory viruses; then, he was mentored by Professor Karl Nicholson. He also became a senior lecturer at the University of Nottingham as a consultant regional epidemiologist in Public Health Laboratory Service in 1997. Before joining the pharmaceutical industry, he worked as associate director at SmithKline Beecham in the year 2000.
He returned to the public sector in 2004 at the Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, where he became head of the pandemic influenza office until October 2007. Then he returned to Nottingham as a professor of health protection. He has also published over 100 scientific papers and written four textbooks.
Who Is Jonathan’s Wife?
Jonathan’s name is still unknown as he hasn’t unveiled his wife’s name to the public. They have disclosed all the information related to their relationship.
This beautiful couple has three children.
Know About Jonathan’s Family
His grandfather name is Nguyễn Văn Tâm, and his nickname was Tiger of Cai Lậy. He served as Prime Minister of the State of Vietnam. His uncle’s name was Nguyễn Văn Hinh, chief of staff of the Vietnamese National Army. He was also the first Vietnamese officer in the French Armed Forces to be promoted to general.
Other family information hasn’t been publicized.
What Might Be His Net Worth?
His net worth is still under review.