Vinh Nguyen
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Credentials
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Assistant Professor
Biography

Bio

Dr. Vinh Nguyen is an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota Department of Anesthesiology. He currently serves as Section Chief and Medical Director for Solid Organ Transplant Anesthesiology.

Dr. Nguyen's research interests include pediatric transplantation, transfusion medicine, obstetric anesthesia, neuroanesthesia, and thoracic anesthesia.

Education

DO, Western University of Health Sciences
Fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology, Children's National Hospital
Residency in Anesthesiology, University of Florida

Honors and Recognition

Georgetown University Teacher of the Year
2014
Western University Summer Research Fellowship Award
2001

Professional Memberships

Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
Society of Pediatric Anesthesia
Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Selected Publications

Selected Publications

DeMarchi, L., Lee, J., Rawtani, N., Nguyen, V., 2018. Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiogram During Liver Transplantion: TEE to the Rescue!. Seminars in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 22 (2): 3.
DesPain, A. W., Kshetrapal, A., Kousa, Y. A., Guelcher, C., Nguyen, V., Kaufman, S. S., Guerrera, M. F., 2017. Management of intracranial hemorrhage in severe factor V deficiency and definitive treatment with liver transplantation. Pediatric Transplantation, 22 (1):
Selected Presentations

Selected Presentations

Nguyen, V., (Presenter), Cestare, T., (Participant) "Decompensating Infantile Hemangioendothelioma: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Optimize a Three Month Patient for Liver Transplantation", Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology 2018, Phoenix, Arizona, United States. March 24, 2018.
Nguyen, V. H., Kim, A. "Difficult Airway Workshop", Mid-Atlantic Anesthesia Research Conference 2017, Medstar-Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. April 22, 2017.
Rawtani, N., DeMarchi, L., Nguyen, V. H. "Intraoperative Diagnosis of vena caval anastomosis mismatch during pediatric liver transplantation: A case report.", Society of Pediatric Anesthesia 2017, Austin, Texas, United States. March 01, 2017.
Martin, N., Chui, S., Nguyen, V. H. "An Emergency Awake Nasal Intubation Using Only Transtracheal Injection for an Unstable Hemorrhaging Carotid Artery Patient", Post Graduated Assembly (PGA) 2016, New York City, New York, United States. December 01, 2016.
Rawtani, N., DeMarchi, L., Nguyen, V. H. "A Case of IVC Anastomosis Mismatch During Pediatric Liver Transplantation", Post Graduated Assembly (PGA) 2016, New York City, New York, United States. December 01, 2016.
Razmjou, K., Ved, S., Nguyen, V. H. "Case Report: A 23 month old with Hepatopulmonary Syndrome Undergoes Liver Transplantation", Post Graduated Assembly (PGA) 2016, New York City, New York, December 01, 2016.
Nguyen, V. H., (Presenter) "A Role of Anesthesiologists for Preventing Surgical Infection: A Review of the Perioperative Modalities Effectiveness in Preventing Surgical Infections Provided by Anesthesiologist", 40 th World Congress of the International College of Surgeons. 62th Annual Congress of the International College of Surgeons Japan Section., Kyoto, Japan. October 23, 2016.
Chui, S., (Presenter), Nguyen, V. H., (Visiting Professor), Sawa, T., (Moderator) "Domino Liver Transplantation", International Grand Round 2016, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan. October 01, 2016.
Epstien, J., Nguyen, V. H. "Sarcoid Derived Autonomic Dysfunction in a Patient Undergoing Achilles Tendonitis Repair", American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), New Orleans, Louisiana, March 01, 2016.
Anstey, R., (Presenter), Nguyen, V. H., (Facilitator) "A Complicated Adult Pectus Excavatum Repair and Mysterious Meningitis", American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA), San Diego, California, United States. October 01, 2015.
DeMarchi, L., Rezai Rudnik, M., Hoefling, J., Mueller, J., Gilmore, B., Nguyen, V. H., Ved, S., Plotkin, J. "Hemodynamic Monitoring During Liver Transplantation", Society for Advancement in Transplant Anesthesia, January 01, 2015.
Nguyen, V. H., (Speaker), Freeman, B., (Moderator) "Blood Transfusion: Strategies and Management During Liver Transplantation", Departmental Grand Rounds, Medstar-Georgetown University Hospital , Washington, District of Columbia, United States. July 17, 2014.
Nguyen, V. H., Sawa, T., (Moderator) "Blood Transfusion: Strategies and Management During Liver Transplantation.", International Grand Rounds, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan. May 26, 2014.
Barboza, R., Nguyen, V. H. "Planning the Anesthetic: An Unstable 18 years old with Cardiac Tamponade and a Huge Intrathoracic Lymphoma with Mass Effect", American Society of Anesthesiology, San Francisco, California, January 01, 2013.
Tran, S., Nguyen, V. H. "A MUSK antibody positive Myasthenia Gravis Patient with Severe Pre-Eclampsia Requiring Urgent Cesarean Section", American Society of Anesthesiology 2013, San Francisco, California, January 01, 2013.
Nguyen, V. H. "An Awake Intubation Using Dexmedetomidine in a Patient with Goldenhar Syndrome and a Hypoplastic Left Heart: A Case Report", Society of Pediatric Anesthesia 2012, Tampa, Florida, January 01, 2012.
Nguyen, V. H., (Presenter), Deustch, N., Reyes, T. "Resection of Wilm's Tumor with Extension to the Right Atrium Using Deep Hypothermic Arrest: A Case Report", Society of Pediatric Anesthesia 2011, San Diego , California, January 01, 2011.
Nguyen, V. H., (Presenter), Dobija, N. "Cardiac and Renal Transplant for a Patient with Nemaline Rod Myopathy", Society of Pediatric Anesthesia, Jacksonville, Florida, March 19, 2009.
Nguyen, V. H., (Presenter), Dobija, N. "Anesthesia Considerations: A Patient with Nemaline Rod Myopathy Undergoing Cardiac and Kidney Transplantation", Gulf Atlantic Anesthesia Research Conference 2009, Miami, Florida, January 01, 2009.
Nguyen, V. H., (Presenter), Wiener-Kronish, J., Sawa, T. "The Characterization and Catalytic Property of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Type 3 Secretary Toxin, ExoU", American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Diego, California, May 20, 2005.
Nguyen, V. H., Wiener-Kronish, J., Sawa, T. "The Interaction of Bacterial Protein Components in the Type 3 Secretion System of Pseudomonas Aerginosa", American Osteopathic Association 107th Annual Conference & Scientific Seminar, Las Vegas, Nevada, October 07, 2002.
Nguyen, V. H., Wiener-Kronish, J., Sawa, T. "The Interaction of Bacterial Protein Components in the Type 3 Secretion System of Pseudomonas Aerginosa", American Federation for Medical Research 2002 Western Region, Carmel , California, February 06, 2002.