2023 Gold Student Summer Fellowships

Read the announcement to learn more about the 2023 Gold Student Summer Fellows and their projects.

Sara Burgoa, Shannon Gallup, Madison Goon, and Samantha Hicks | Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University
Project Grow: Cultivating Free Clinic Nutrition Education and Food Security through a Medical School Community Garden

Omar Sajjad, and James Feng | Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Health Education and Enrichment Program for Adults with Disabilities in Rural New Hampshire

Safwan Elkhatib, PhD, and William Miklavcic | University of Nebraska Medical Center
RESPECT for PrEP: Advertising and Implementing PrEP for Primary Prevention of HIV at a Student-Run Free Clinic

Alice Zhao | University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Training through a Novel Community-Engaged Research Project to Reduce Pregnancy-Associated Morbidity and Mortality from Maternal Sepsis in New York City

Karl Reis | Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
Differentiated Service Delivery for People with Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis and HIV Co-Infection in South Africa

Mary Finedore | Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Building Bridges and Creating Villages for LGBTQ+ Aging-Out Foster Youth: A Comprehensive Advocacy and Education Pilot Program

Alexis Vetack | University of Maryland School of Medicine
Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Refugee, Immigrant, and Asylum Seeker from High-Risk Areas

Medha Palnati | Albany Medical College
Addressing Social Determinants of Health and Healthcare Access for the Refugee Population through Trauma Informed Care at the Juarez/El Paso Border