Dr Nam Nguyen

Royal Adelaide Hospital & The University of Adelaide

Nam is a practising medical doctor who specialises in the diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver. His clinical research focuses on the function of the gut in critically ill patients, strategies to achieve weight loss in the obese, and techniques to improve outcomes in people with pancreatic cancer.

Nam’s current studies involve a novel, non-invasive anti-obesity device placed into the gut using endoscopy, and new techniques to screen high risk patients for pancreatic cancer.