Bao Vu is a Mechanical Engineering student at UTSA, whom transferred from the University of Houston in the Spring of 2017. He is currently volunteering in the Medical Design Innovations Laboratory, where he is working on the IV Patency Monitoring Device project [link this]. The objective of this project is to design a device that will monitor the status of intravenous line (IV) in use. His previous project was focused on modifying and improving the existing cystoscope technology that is used for visualizing intra-bladder cancers. In the future, Bao hopes to pursue his passion for cancer treatment, by improving current medical devices or creating new ones.