Niveditha is a member of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine Class of 2019. She graduated summa cum laude with university honors from Ohio Wesleyan University with a B.A. in Pre- Professional Zoology and Biochemistry. At SLU SOM, she is currently the lead of the GI interest group, the community service officer of the Family Medicine Interest Group and she also serves on the Global Health Learning Community as the medical missions chair. In her free time, she loves to write poetry and short stories, watch cricket matches and play chess with her dad.
Swati is a member of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine class of 2022. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2016 with a B.S in Neuroscience with Honors. She went on to complete her Master of Public Health with a concentration in Global Health at Brown University in 2018. She completed her MPH thesis research in barriers and facilitators to maternal nutrition in India. As an undergraduate, Swati served as a Senior-Editor for the Pitt Political Review. Swati has interests in healthcare policy, communication and community-based interventions. Outside of school, she enjoys running, cooking, and dancing.
Whitney is a member of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD). Originally from Dallas, she graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Texas at Dallas with a B.A. in Biology as part of the UT PACT seven-year B.A./MD program in 2015. During medial school she was awarded the Deans Research Scholars Program at UT Southwestern. Whitney’s research is currently in corneal health and disease. At UT Southwestern she has led a variety of groups including the DFW Hepatitis B Free Project, The Monday Clinic, and she works as a teacher’s assistant for Anatomy and Physiology. Outside of school, Whitney enjoys running half marathons, volunteering, and traveling.
Priyanshi is a member of the University of Central Florida College of Medicine Class of 2020. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Florida with a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences and minors in Psychology and Nutrition. At USF, she conducted research on health disparities and Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. Her current research involves Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Cystic Fibrosis. At UCF COM, she volunteers at the school’s student-run free clinic and serves as the president for Mission Nutrition. Outside of school, Priyanshi enjoys dancing, traveling, and trying new recipes.
John is a medical student based in Sydney, Australia. He is a member of the University of New South Wales School of Medicine Class of 2023 on a combined BS/MD pathway. He serves on the editorial boards of several other peer-reviewed medical student-run journals based in the UK and Asia. His research interests are primarily in psychiatry and public health, with a current focus on meta-research/methodological quality of studies.
Steven is a member of the UT Southwestern Medical School Class of 2022 and is on track to receive a degree with distinction in global health. He graduated magna cum laude from Brigham Young University where he completed a double major in microbiology and Russian. During medical school, he has served as editor in chief of Home and Abroad magazine and student editor at In-Training. Steven enjoys volunteering in free clinics and as an ESL teacher in the Dallas community. His career interests include practicing primary care, serving immigrant populations, and researching sociocultural determinants of health. Outside of school, he likes writing poems and ordering takeout more often than is probably responsible.