Katien NguyenKatie Nguyen is a sophomore at Southern Methodist University working toward a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with a Biomedical Specialization with a minor in Math. She is a member of the Society of Women Engineers, Vietnamese Student Association, and Armstrong Commons Council.

Katie has also been recognized as a Distinguished Scholar, Grand Challenges Scholar, and Hilltop Scholar, and received the SMU Discovery Scholarship. After completing her undergraduate studies at SMU, Katie hopes to enter an altruistic field where she can provide support to the community through healthcare by entering the biomedical engineering field or attending medical school.

At the Hunt Institute, Katie is an undergraduate Research Analyst lending her skills in research to several interdisciplinary projects.