Victor Ty

Maker Nurse

Victor Ty is a radiation oncology nurse at a comprehensive cancer center in Brooklyn, NY. An avid LEGO builder designing buildings and more recently medical equipment. Victor created a LEGO model of a linear accelerator to facilitate teaching children with developmental disabilities about radiation treatment.

Victor also uses loom knitting to establish rapport with cancer patients to help alleviate the anxiety of cancer treatment. Victor is currently developing a program to teach children with Autism to loom knit and help them create products they can market to benefit the students as well as their schools.