Vivian Hsiao, MD

General Surgery Resident

Vivian Hsiao is from Saratoga, CA. She graduated from Brown University with a Sc.B in Computer Science with Honors, and attended medical school at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University as a PLME student. In her free time, she enjoys art/illustration, running, and programming.

Vivian completed her first two years of general surgery training and is now a WiSOR fellow with Dr. David F. Schneider and Dr. David O. Francis. Current projects focus on outcomes of Endocrine Surgery, use of machine learning methods in predicting healthcare-related quality of life, and diagnostic accuracy of imaging and biopsy to inform thyroid cancer screening guidelines.


  • MD, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 2018
  • Sc.B (Honors), Computer Science, Brown University, 2014


  • Voice T32 NIH Institutional Grant