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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

Support for Private Gun Sale Regulations

The country has been mourning victims of another mass shooting. This time in Charleston, South Carolina. Though this particular act stands out for its racist and terrorist overtones, it should be noted that the suspect allegedly obtained his gun [...]

July 15, 2015 // 4 Comments

Preventing Suicides with Sensible Gun Laws

In 2013, suicides were the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. Of the over 40,000 suicides, about half were carried out by firearms. Source: Flickr/CC A study published in the American Journal of Public Health this year found that [...]

June 29, 2015 // 1 Comment

Doctor-Patient Relationship is Sacrosanct

Oppegaard et al. recently published results from a rigorous randomized-controlled trial comparing an in-person follow-up to home self-assessment after a medical abortion. They found that home self-assessment after early medical abortion is [...]

April 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

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