Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, D.O. Candidate Class of 2022
Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles
Hometown: Northridge, California
Bio: Joshua Nguyen was born in Valencia, California, but was raised in Northridge, California. He completed his undergraduate career at University of California, Los Angeles where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. During this time, he was involved in the UCLA Sports Medicine Internship program, assisting in the treatment and rehabilitation process of the football and track teams, and was a medical scribe in a local Emergency Department. These experiences and training inspired an interest in pursuing a medical career, which led him to start at KCU in the fall of 2017. Aside from medicine, Josh has an interest in the business aspects of the hospital and is pursuing his MBA in health administration at Rockhurst University located in Kansas City. In his spare time, Josh enjoys watching football and basketball, reading, and playing volleyball.