Thuy Nguyen, MD

Child Neurology


Pediatrics Residency: Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford

Medical School: Stanford University School of Medicine

Undergraduate: Stanford University (BS with honors in Biology: Specialization in Neurobiology)


  • Medical Education Research
  • Underserved Populations
  • Pediatric Epilepsy


Nguyen, T., & Porter, B. E. (2020). Caregivers’ impression of epilepsy surgery in patients with tuberous sclerosis complex. Epilepsy & Behavior, 111, 107331.

Santoro, J. D., Lee, S., Mlynash, M., Nguyen, T., Lazzareschi, D. V., Kraler, L. D., ... & Steinberg, G. K. (2018). Blood pressure elevation and risk of moyamoya syndrome in patients with trisomy 21. Pediatrics, 142(4).

Nguyen, T., Pavitt, S., Wusthoff, C., & Rassbach, C. (2018). Recognizing a Cycle of Dependence that Impedes Residents' Ability to Learn Neurology: A Qualitative Study Exploring Pediatric Residents Perspectives. Academic Pediatrics, 18(5), e29.

Nguyen, T., Haberland, C. A., & Hernandez-Boussard, T. (2015). Pediatric patient and hospital characteristics associated with treatment of peritonsillar abscess and peritonsillar cellulitis. Clinical pediatrics, 54(13), 1240-1246.


Stanford Neurology Clerkship Teaching Award (2018-2019)
Pediatrics Clerkship Honor Roll for Clinical Teaching with Distinction (2017-2018)
Stanford Pediatrics Research Presentation Award (March 2018)
Stanford Pediatrics Resident Research Grant Award (January 2018)
Pediatrics Clerkship Honor Roll for Clinical Teaching with Distinction (2016-2017)
Mackenzie Foundation Scholarship Award (June 2015)
Elected Gold Humanism Honor Society Member (May 2015)
Stanford School of Medicine Medical Scholars Grant Award (May 2013)
Stanford Public Interest Network Fellowship (2011-2012)
Stanford University Firestone Medal Honors Thesis Nominee (May 2011)
Stanford University Undergraduate Academic Research Major Grant Award (June 2009, 2010)


Traveling, cooking, yoga