Vincent Nguyen, PGY3

Education

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

  • Residency, Department of Neurosurgery

Temple University School of Medicine

  • Doctor of Medicine
  • USMLE Steps 1- 3 passed

University of California, San Diego

  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, magna cum laude
  • Minor in Psychology

 

Awards & Honors

  • Cirillo and Coulter Scholarships, Temple University School of Medicine
  • Dean’s Award Scholarship, Temple University School of Medicine
  • NCAA Postgraduate Athletic Scholarship
  • UC San Diego Outstanding Men’s Senior Student-Athlete
  • ITA National Arthur Ashe Jr. Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship
  • UC San Diego Thurgood Marshall College Provost’s Honors
  • UC San Diego Athletic Director’s Honor Roll - Gold Level
  • UC San Diego Four-Year Letter-Winner Triton Award
  • UC San Diego Team GPA Award
  • UC San Diego Men’s Tennis Leadership Award
  • UC San Diego Men’s Tennis Most Improved Player
  • UC San Diego Men’s Tennis Rookie of the Year
  • Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic Team Award
  • Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athlete

 

Professional Experience

University of Tennessee/Semmes-Murphey Clinic

  • Pediatric non-accidental trauma and stroke. Paul Klimo MD

University of Michigan, Department of Neurosurgery

  • Investigation of supratentorial hemispheric ependymomas. Daniel Orringer MD

Temple University School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery

  • Effectiveness of craniectomy onlays to prevent adhesions for cranioplasty. Michael Weaver MD
  • Medical versus surgical management of spinal epidural abscess. Bong-Soo Kim MD -Mutant IDH1 in glioblastoma: meta-analysis & review of diagnostic methods & targeted therapies. Michael Weaver MD

Temple University School of Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Center

  • NIH T32 Student Training Grant - Nitric oxide/reactive oxygen species signaling in volume overload heart failure. Emily Tsai MD

Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California

  • Investigation of molecular mechanisms involved in phenotypic transition of vascular smooth muscle cells during traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage. Warren Lockette MD

 

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

 

Publications & Presentations

Hollon T, Nguyen V, Smith B, Lewis S, Junck L, Orringer D, Supratentorial hemispheric ependymomas: an analysis of 109 patients for survival and prognostic factors. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug;125(2):410-8. PMID: 26745489

Arko L, Quach E, Nguyen V, Chang D, Sukul V, Kim BS, Medical and surgical management of spinal epidural abscess: a systematic review. Neurosurg. Focus. 2014 Aug;37(2):E4. PMID: 25081964

Liu Y, Dillon AR, Tillson M, Makarewich C, Nguyen V, Dell'Italia L, Sabri AK, Rizzo V, Tsai EJ, Volume overload induces differential spatiotemporal regulation of myocardial soluble guanylyl cyclase in eccentric hypertrophy and heart failure. J Mol Cell Cardiol 60:(72-83)2013 Jul PMID: 23567617

Nordt SP, Vilke GM, Clark RF, Lee Cantrell F, Chan TC, Galinato M, Nguyen V, Castillo EM. Energy drink use and adverse effects among emergency department patients. J Community Health 2012 Oct;37(5):976-81 PMID: 22367607

The use of collagen matrix overlay compared to expanded polytetrafluoroethylene overlay as an AntiAdhesion barrier in Cranioplasty. Leopold Arko MD, Vincent Nguyen MD, Daniel Chang AB, Eric Quach BS, Justin Cohen BS, Michael Weaver MD. Congress of Neurological Surgeons, October 2015. New Orleans, LA.

Supratentorial extraventricular ependymomas: a case series evaluating tumor grade, extent of resection, and overall survival, Todd Hollon MD, Vincent Nguyen BS, Spencer Lewis, Daniel Orringer MD. American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, April 2015. Washington DC

Glioblastoma and the mutant IDH1: Meta-analysis of incidence and prognosis. Leopold Arko MD, Vincent Nguyen BS, Daniel Chang AB, Eric Quach BS, Vishad Sukul MD, Michael Weaver MD, Daniel Cahill MD. American Association of Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, April 2015. Washington DC

Operative and Non-operative Management of Spinal Epidural Abscess, A Systematic Review. Leopold Arko MD, Eric T Quach BS, Vincent Nguyen BS, Daniel Chang BS, Joel Zachary Passer MD, Vishad V Sukul MD, Bong-Soo Kim MD, MS. Congress of Neurological Surgeons, October 18, 2014. Boston, MA

Erin Blevins, Annette Ilg, Vincent Nguyen, Morris Jones, John C. Arnold. 2011 Infectious Diseases Society of America (Boston) Poster Session. “An Adipogenic Adenovirus - E3 Gene transcription and host-virus interactions.”