Andrew Nguyen was born and raised in the San Francisco-Bay Area. Interested in mathematical theory and structure, he attended UCLA and graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. For his outstanding undergraduate work, he received Departmental Honors. He was also a recipient of the Daus Prize, an award given to exemplary undergraduate mathematics students. Andrew greatly enjoys teaching and tutoring others, and has participated as an Undergraduate Teaching Assistant. He also has a variety of interests including aerospace, information technology, working with the underserved and healthcare economics. He hopes to obtain a MPH and combine his interests into a career that includes academic medicine and international medical missions.