Thu Nguyen-Knowles, MSN, RN

Executive Director of Clinical Operations

Thu Nguyen-Knowles, MSN, RN began leading all USC Student Health clinical operations at both the Engemann and Eric Cohen student health centers in January 2019. An expert in patient access and experience, Nguyen-Knowles earned her registered nurse license at Santa Ana College, and her master’s in nursing from Walden University.

She has spent more than two decades in healthcare operations, leading clinical and nonclinical teammates, patient experience, and providing ambulatory care for seniors and chronically ill patients for HealthCare Partners.

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