Vy Nguyen

Program Manager
+1 415 502-7294 ext. 27294

Vy is a program manager at the Parkinson’s Spectrum Disorders Center, and her work focuses on research projects involving the diagnosis, care and prevention of Parkinson’s spectrum disorders.

She received her bachelor’s degree in neurobiology in 2013 from Boston University, where she investigated the mechanisms of auditory learning in songbirds in the Gardner Lab of Neural Circuitry Formation. Prior to joining the MAC, Vy worked at Intel for three years, leading a team responsible for the design, execution and coordination of validation studies and user experience research for various health wearables and biosensor devices.

When she is not at work at the Memory and Aging Center, you can find Vy at the farmer’s market sharing a pint of raspberries with her dog, Kona.

Publications: 

Efavirenz-Based Antiretroviral Therapy Reduces Artemether-Lumefantrine Exposure for Malaria Treatment in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women.

Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999)

Hughes E, Mwebaza N, Huang L, Kajubi R, Nguyen V, Nyunt MM, Orukan F, Mwima MW, Parikh S, Aweeka F