Vinh Nguyen is a junior at the University of Colorado Denver. He is majoring in Biology and is on the pre-dental track. He joined UPP in the summer of 2011 and did his summer long internship at the Dental School of Medicine at Anschutz. He was motivated to join UPP because he had always wanted to gain more knowledge and experience about dentistry to help further progress his journey. He did not know what the program was or the many great opportunities that it would expose him to; regardless he chose to join and has not once regretted his decision. As a person, Vinh is very outgoing and fun to be around. Vinh as an open mind and he loves to meet new people and hear their insights about the healthcare field. For the future, his main goal is to obtain and create great experiences throughout his journey into becoming a great healthcare provider.