Long Bui-Le was born and raised in Vietnam. In 1985, as a teenager without knowing a word of English, Mrs. Bui-Le and her family migrated to the United States to start a new life. She continued her academic career in high school and graduated from Dover High School in Dover, New Jersey, four years later at the top 3% of her class. Afterwards, Mrs. Bui-Le attended the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, New Jersey with a full academic scholarship and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with High Honors, and minors in Math and Biology. During her undergraduate years, she was recommended to work as a research assistant in synthetic organic chemical research at AlliedSignal, Inc., in Morristown, New Jersey. Through this experience, Mrs. Bui-Le earned her name in two paper publications. In addition, she presented her research paper at the Northern New Jersey Regional Honors Recognition and was the winner of the Jean Durana Award. After college, Mrs. Bui-Le spent the next two years at The Rockefeller University in New York, New York, studying and performing medical research in Immunology and AIDS clinical studies. She is an author of numerous publications in the Journal of Experimental Medicine and the Journal of Clinical Investigation. Through her experience in medical and clinical research, Mrs. Bui-Le realized her dream of becoming a medical provider and pursued her career in Physician Assistant Studies. Mrs. Bui-Le graduated with a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Piscataway, New Jersey. Upon graduation, Mrs. Bui-Le worked at Overlook Hospital in the Department of General and Vascular Surgery. Subsequently, she joined the Department of Surgery at UMDNJ, The University Hospital in Newark, New Jersey. She spent the next twelve years gaining extensive surgical experience in Cardiothoracic Surgery and Trauma Critical Care, before joining Garden State Orthopaedic Associates in 2011. Mrs. Bui-Le underwent additional training in orthopedic surgery and is now providing general orthopedic care at Garden State Orthopeadic Associates. Mrs. Bui-Le is affiliated with Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey, and St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistant and the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistant. Also, Mrs. Bui-Le is certified in BLS, ACLS, and ATLS.