Lincoln Nguyen is a serial entrepreneur with experience in the medical technology, high throughput cybersecurity, and biofeedback. He started his career as a software developer working on electronic health records. He founded a company called Salveo Labs to modernize and commercialize the VA VistA's EHR system.
He began his work in rehabilitative virtual reality working with patients who experienced stroke-related pain. He founded Karuna Labs in 2016 to develop a prescribable digital therapeutic for the treatment of chronic pain. Karuna is now being used at the VA, UCLA, and the Cleveland clinic.