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Musculoskeletal Radiology

Alison M. Nguyen, MD

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Biology, summa cum laude

University of California Irvine

Orange, CA

Aug 1992 – May 1996

Medical School: Doctor of Medicine

University of California, Irvine – College of Medicine

Orange, CA

Aug 1996 – May 2000

Internship: Preliminary Internal Medicine Internship

University of California, Irvine Medical Center

Orange, CA

Jul 2000 – Jun 2001

Residency: Diagnostic Radiology Residency

University of California, Irvine Medical Center

Orange, CA

Jul 2001 – Jun 2005

Fellowship: Musculoskeletal Radiology Fellowship

University of California, San Diego

San Diego, CA

Jul 2005 – Jun 2006

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Steinberg Diagnostic Medical Imaging (Aug 2006 – Present)

   2950 S. Maryland Parkway

   Las Vegas, NV 89109

   Diagnostic Radiologist

  • Adjunct Faculty Clinical Assistant Professor (2011-Present)

   University of Nevada-School of Medicine

  • Scripps Green Hospital

   (2005 – June 2006)

   San Diego, CA

   Part-time per diem Radiologist

  • The Berkeley Review, Organic Chemistry Instructor – Spring 1997
  • Gross Anatomy & Medical Scholars Program Tutor – Fall 1997
  • Tutorial Assistance Program, UC Irvine – 1994-1995

LICENSURES

  • Nevada 11744
  • California A78945

BOARD CERTIFIED

American Board of Radiology – Diagnostic Radiology – June 2005

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Outstanding Resident of the Year – 2005
  • American Roentgen Ray Society Nominee – 2003, Introduction to Research & Academic Radiology Program
  • Chief Resident, Department of Radiology – 2002-2003
  • Basic Sciences Award for Academic Excellence – 1997-1998
  • Sharp University Scholar – 1997
  • Presidential Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research – 1996
  • University of California Regents Scholar – 1992-1995
  • Hazel Cubbons Greenleaf Scholar – 1992-1995
  • Phi Beta Kappa – 1993

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • RSNA
  • Clark County Medical Society
  • Nevada State Medical Association

RESEARCH

  • Research with Dr. Donald Resnick on the posterolateral corner of the knee (2005-2006)
  • Collaborator with Dr. David Kidney, MD, FRCR, FFR (1998-1999)
  • Research Assistant, UC Irvine (1995-1996)

  Richard Granger, PhD; Gary Lynch, PhD.  Investigated sexual enhancement effects of Ampakine drugs in rats

  • Research Assistant, UC Irvine (1994-1995)

  Richard Granger, PhD; Gary Lynch, PhD. Investigated the memory effects of Ampakine drugs on rats using the 8-arm radial maze paradigm.

PUBLICATIONS

Dd Kidney, AM Nguyen, D Ahdoot, D Birkmore, LS Deutsch, C Majors.

“Prophylactic Perioperative Hypogastric Artery Balloon Occlusion in Abnormal Placentation.” AJR, 2000.

AM Nguyen, DD Kidney.  “Atypical presentation of Sarcoidosis.” eAJR, 1999.

CM Davis, B Moskovitz, AM Nguyen, BB Tran, A Arai, G Lynch, R Granger.  “A profile of the behavioral changes produced by facilitation of AMPA-type glutamate receptors.” Psychopharmacology, 1997.