Curriculum Vitae
5 September 2012
Name                        Luy Lyda, M.D, DCH, Fello.Radio-Cardio
Birth details            1.6.72
Address            Angkor Hospital for Children, P.O. Box 50, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Telephone            (855) 12 602 016
Email                        luy_lyda@yahoo.com or lyda@angkorhospital.org
Sex                        male
Marital status: Married, having two children.
Current Position: Head of Diagnostic Imaging Department.

Professional Experience

Sept 1999 ongoing            Senior pediatrician, pediatric cardiologist and pediatric radiologist (head of Diagnostic Imaging Department) at Angkor Hospital for Children with experience in emergency, Intensive Care Unit including ventilator machine, central line catheter…., outpatient and inpatient departments.
                                       Special interest in cardiac patients: It is about more than 3000 cardiac patients children have been diagnosed and look after them. More than 500 cardiac children patients were operated. Preparation for pre OP and post OP care, work with international cardiac surgery team from Singapore, Australia and USA to improve cardiac program in Angkor Hospital for Children
                                       A chair person of Institutional Research Board (IRB) of Angkor Hospital for Children and Reviewed all the researches study which performance in the Angkor Hospital for Children.


Lecturer, member of medical education committee of Angkor Hospital for Children, teaching AHC’s medical staffs, medical professional in Cambodia and international medical student as well as exchange experience with volunteer doctors who come to Angkor Hospital for Children for learning and exchange experiences.


A member of Disciplinary Committee of Angkor Hospital for Children


2012            PFCCS (Pediatric Fundamental Critical Care Support) by American team. Conduct at AHC
2010      ALAF, Australian Leadership Award Fellowship funded by AUSAID (8-20 Nov.2010) in Sydney at
              The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and Sydney University, Australia
2010       APLS instructor (Advance Pediatric Life Support), awarded by Australian APLS conducted at AHC
2006      Diploma Child Health (DCH), conducted by Prof. Australian Pediatricians at AHC
2005            Advanced Pediatric Life Support (APLS), conducted by Australian APLS specialists at AHC
            Honorary Fellowship of Pediatric Radiologists, National University Hospital, Singapore
2004     Certificate of Intergrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI)
Pediatric Radiologist, Angkor Hospital for Children
2002     Pediatrician Certificate, Angkor Hospital for Children
2000     Basic Life Support and Cardiopulmonary Resusscitation Certificate
1999            Sonography Certificate, Preah Ket Mealea Hospital, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
1998            Graduate from University of Health Science of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia

Special Training and Experience

On going: Continue learning in pediatric, pediatric cardiology, and Radiology Training with Pediatric cardiologist, radiologists from UK, Singapore, Australia, Canada & USA ….at Angkor Hospital
 for Children.    

2004-05: 6 months Honorary Fellowship for Advanced Training in Pediatric Radiology, National University Hospital and KK Women & Children Hospital, Singapore

2002            Total one month of Radiology and Cardiology Training in Dartmouth-Hitchcock-Medical Center, New Hampshire,   Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, Vermont and Hassbro Hospital for Children, Rhode Island, USA.

2000             Escort for Cambodian heart children undergoing cardiac surgery at Penang Adventist Hospital, Malaysia 
2000            Observer for two months, Department of Diagnostic Imaging & Post-operative care of cardiac patients, Penang Adventist Hospital, Malaysia

1999    Sonography training for 6months at Preah Ket Mealea Hospital, Phnom-Penh, Cambodia


2011            Certificate of Appreciation as Chair Person of IRB-AHC (2004-2010)
            Institutional Research Board of Angkor Hospital for Children, Awarded by AHC

2010    Certificate of Appreciation for10 years awarded by Angkor Hospital for Children, Cambodia

2009            -Speaker to the 51st Rotary District 9820 Conference in ALbury, NSW, Melbourn, Australia   
            (Friday 20th to 22nd March 2009)
            -Speaker to the 5th Lao Pediatric CME conference 25-27 February 2009 in Vientiane Capital

2008    Speaker at Post Graduate Course & Annual Scientic Conference of Asia Oceanic Society of
            Pediatric Radiology (3-5 October 2008), Siem Reap, Cambodia


2005            Heidi Patriquin International Fellowship Annual Meeting and Postgraduate Course, New Orleans, Louisiana (USA) and became a member of SPR (Society Pediatric Radiology of North America) 

1-Supan Fucharoen, Kanokwan Sanchaisuriya, Goonnapa Fucharoen, Sitthichai Panyasai, Robyn Devenish, Lyda Luy, “Interactions of hemoglobin E and several forms of a-thalassemia in Cambodian families”, Journal of Hematology, v. 88 (10), 2003.

2-Cardiac beriberi: under processing


Cambodian, (mother tongue);
English (fluent speaking and writing);
French (competent reading; some speaking / writing)

Others activities:

  • Former of Angkor Siem Reap Rotary Club
  • Member of Board director of Hearts Without Boundary
  • Medical Volunteer for Cambodian Living Art
  • Member of SPR (Society Pediatric Radiology of North America)


  • Prof. David A.Stringer, Senior Consultant Pediatric Radiologist Head of Diagnostic Imaging at KK Women & Children Hospital in Singapore David.Stringer@kkh.com.sg

  • Ronald C. Ablow, MD, Colombia University (Emeritus), New York, NY, USA Chair Person of Friend Without A Border (FWAB) in New York rablow@mindspring.com

  • WILLIAM Housworth, MD, MPH: Executive Director of Angkor Hospital for Children, Siem Reap, Cambodia. Email: billhousworth@gmail.com

  • Peter Chhun, President & Founder of Hearts Without Boundaries. Contact: In USA (818) 640 6191 In Cambodia: 012 451313






Advisory Board


  • Lauren Briand


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