Name:

Theresa Nguyen MD, FACEP

Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor – Department of Emergency Medicine, Loyola University Chicago – Stritch School of Medicine

Assistant Director, Center for Community & Global Health, Loyola University Chicago – Stritch School of Medicine

Residency:

Christiana Care Health System, 2008-2011

Medical School:

Jefferson Medical College, 2004-2008

Areas Of Interest:

Global health, International EM development, Ultrasound in low income settings, Social determinants of health, Medical mission trips

Academic Involvement:

  • Center for Community & Global Health:
    • Mentor students participating in Global Health Honors program, help oversee 4th year medical student International electives, develop curriculum and present lectures related to Global Health
  • Committees:
    • Department of Emergency Medicine QI Committee
    • Community and Global Health Steering Committee, GME
  • Lectures:
    • EM Grand Rounds (Jan 2018): ED Approach to Illness in the Returning Traveler
  • Conference presentations:
    • AAEM RSA Conference: “Global Health and Emergency Medicine” (Sept 2018)
    • Great Lakes BNGAP (Building the Next Generation of Academic Physicians) Conference: “Understanding Academic Global Health” (Oct 2018)
  • Publications:
    • Nguyen T, Attardo E. Cutaneous Abscess, in Levine, BJ (ed): 2013 EMRA Antibiotic Guide. Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association. Irving, TX, 2013.
    • Nguyen T, Sahu E. Adverse Reactions and Drug Interactions, in Levine BJ (ed): 2015 EMRA Antibiotic Guide. Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association. Irving, TX, 2015
    • Nguyen T, Wang A. “Parasitic Infections in the Emergency Department.” Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine. September 2017
  • Community Involvement:
    • ICEP Oral Boards instructor (2015-present)
    • ICEP Board Review Committee (2016-present)
    • Consortium of Universities for Global Health (2017-present)

Honors & Awards:

I obtained my Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical Medicine & Travelers’ Health (CTropMed®) in 2014

Hobbies:

Travelling (I have traveled to 5 continents), shopping (because who doesn’t love retail therapy), and bedazzling (no rhinestone left behind).