Jaclyn Nguyen, MD


  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine - M.D.
  • University of Southern California - B.A., Spanish; B.S. with Honors Thesis, Human Biology


  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Neuromodulation
  • Thalamic networks


Xie A, Hsu YJ, Speed TJ, Saunders J, Nguyen J, Khasawneh A, Kim S, A Marsteller J, M McDonald E, Shechter R, N Hanna M. The use of telemedicine for perioperative pain management during the COVID-19 pandemic. [published online ahead of print, 2023 Mar 27]. J Telemed Telecare. 2023;1357633X231162399. doi:10.1177/1357633X231162399

Xie A, Hsu Y, Speed T, Villanueva M, Hanna I, Slupek D, Nguyen J, Shechter R, Hanna M. (2022, Sep-Oct). Patient engagement and prescription opioid use in perioperative pain management. J Opioid Manag. 2022;18(5):421-433. doi:10.5055/jom.2022.0736.

Nguyen J, Swartz K, MacKrell K, & Gould N. (2020, April 02). Managing Stress and Coping with COVID-19. https://www.hopkinsguides.com/hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Psychiatry_Guide/787387/ all/Managing_Stress_and_Coping_with_COVID_19.

Nguyen J & Nestadt P. (2019, December 08). Suicide Screening. https://www.hopkinsguides.com/ hopkins/view/Johns_Hopkins_Psychiatry_Guide/787380/all/Suicide_Screening


  • William Walker Research Award (2018), Johns Hopkins
  • Multiple Research Scholarships (2013-2017), USC
  • Half-Tuition Merit Scholarship (2013-2017), USC
  • Phi Beta Kappa (2016), USC


Running, live music, classic literature, theatre and performance (did comedy improv classes during medical school, current interests are dance and singing)