Aiko Loo grew up in the Bay Area. She studied at the University of California, Irvine, where she majored in Psychology. She also studied abroad in New Zealand for a year before returning to complete her bachelor’s degree. After college, Aiko pursued her interest in nursing by attending Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, where she received her Master of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
During her tenure at Samuel Merritt, Aiko worked extensively in her surrounding community and also spent time treating patients in locales such as Laos and Panama. She completed comprehensive training in sleep medicine at CCSD in 2010. She likes hiking in the woods with her dog, bird-watching, and eating dessert in her free time.