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Articles by Bich-May Nguyen, MD, MPH

Bich-May Nguyen, MD, MPH
About Bich-May Nguyen, MD, MPH

Bich-May Nguyen cares for patients at a community health center and teaches medical students, residents, and faculty development fellows. Dr. Nguyen received her MD in the Underserved Track from Baylor College of Medicine and an MPH from Harvard School of Public Health. She completed her residency training in Family Medicine at Boston University. Dr. Nguyen is involved with the National Physicians Alliance and serves on the Executive Board of the New Leaders Council Houston. You can follow her at @bicmay. She began contributing to Policy Prescriptions® in 2013. Contact: Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | More Posts

You can’t have Gun-Deaths without Guns

Since the year 2000, over 30,000 Americans have died every year due to firearms. Many people and organizations have had different ideas on how to reduce this problem. Source: Joe Loong (Flickr/ CC) Gun rights supporters promote legislation and [...]

April 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Will direct primary care bring joy back to medicine

More than half of physicians report at least one symptom of burnout. This is much higher than in the general population. Source: Jeff Kubina (Flickr/CC) The major factors of physician satisfaction involve perceived obstacles to providing [...]

February 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Facts Don’t Support the Second Amendment

After the Newtown, Connecticut shooting, National Rifle Association (NRA) executive vice president Wayne LaPierre said, “The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.” Gun rights advocates have endorsed [...]

January 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Blame It on the ETOH

Recently, a health policy wonk, Harold Pollack, gave a presentation to emergency physicians in Chicago on gun violence. Here’s what happened… Thanks to Seth Trueger for notifying us of the event. [hiddenspellerror“=”” [...]

August 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

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