Engaging and Empowering Vietnamese Americans w/ PIVOT and AAPI Progressive Action's Dr. Tung Nguyen | Episode 129

April 6, 2018

Dr. Tung Nguyen, Chair in General Internal Medicine and Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, joins The Great Battlefield to discuss his life and career.

He recounts his childhood experience as a Vietnamese refugee in America, explains his resignation from the President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in protest of the Trump administration, and discusses his work as Chair of both PIVOT and AAPI Progressive Action - organizations focused on empowering Vietnamese Americans and the AAPI community at large. | Episode 129