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  • ( May-2018 )
  • New York , NY, USA

About (Summary)

MPH: Sociomedical Sciences and Infectious Disease Epidemiology BA: Major: Global Public Health/Anthropology Minor: Public Policy and Management


Your Major

biology/nursing/public health/infectious disease

Language Proficiency

English (US)
French (France)

Honors and Awards

Summa Cum Laude
Presidential Honors Scholar
Dean's list
Member of the Honorary Public Health Society – Delta Omega
Member of National Honors Society – Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Chapter of New York
NYU Founders Day Award
Dean’s Undergraduate Research Fund Recipient
Wilfred L. & Ruth S.F. Peltz Research Scholar
Marc and Ruti Bell Public Service Scholar
Global Pathways Scholar
Santander Universities Study Abroad Scholar

Grad School Interests

In May 2020, I will be graduating from Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health with a Master of Public Health (MPH) in Sociomedical Sciences and Infectious Disease Epidemiology.

Intended Job Path

Global Health is my passion and I hope to use the skills that I have acquired in both my academic studies and professional experience to strengthen international health systems and improve disease control and prevention strategies.

Job Experience


Extracurriculars: Intramural volleyball, Intramural soccer, Piano Diploma (ABRSM), Victoria Dance Ballet (IDTA)


Columbia Mailman Consulting Club

Columbia One Health Initiative

Public Health Leaders Organization

Graduate Student Association

Current Scholarships
Upcoming and Past Events
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