WHAT’S YOUR MAJOR AND YEAR?
I am a third-year Biology Major with a minor in Bioethics.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN A MEMBER OF ENCOMPASS?
I have been a member of ENCompass since September 2018.
WHAT IS A PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUE THAT YOU ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT?
I am particularly passionate about health equity and social determinants. I am interested in the success of various interventions to bridge this gap, particularly for understudied populations such as Asian American subgroups, and pediatric and geriatric ethnic subgroups.
IN WHAT WAY HAS ENCOMPASS IMPACTED YOU?
ENCompass has really opened my eyes to the variety of social inequities and health disparities that exist in the community of Columbus as well as the extent to which environmental factors play an important part in healthcare. ENCompass has provided me with a more holistic perspective on the healthcare system in America.
ARE YOU INVOLVED IN ANY OTHER ORGANIZATIONS? IF SO, WHAT ARE THEY?
American Red Cross Blood Services Intern
WHAT ARE YOUR FUTURE PLANS?
I plan on attending medical school after graduation.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE QUOTE?
“Stay Hungry. Stay Humble” - Steve Jobs
INTERESTING FACT ABOUT YOU?
That my two siblings and I are all adopted from different countries.