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Children's Health Council

Quyen Nguyen, MD

Fellow in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Quyen Nguyen is a Bay Area native from Milpitas, California. She studied engineering at UC Berkeley and medicine at UCSF before venturing to the other coast in Boston for residency. She returned home to complete her Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship at Stanford. Prior to medical school, Dr. Nguyen helped found an outreach program to empower young women in high school to pursue careers in healthcare and engineering. Dr. Nguyen enjoys working with children and adolescents of all ages and has special interests in working with transitional-aged youths and individuals with autism.

Outside the office, Dr. Nguyen enjoys being active with hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, slacklining and cycling. She delights in trying new foods, baking and perfecting the French macaron.


  • Bachelor of Science in bioengineering, UC Berkeley
  • Doctor of Medicine, UCSF
  • Adult Psychiatry residency training, Harvard Longwood
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship training, Stanford


  • CA medical license A149692