“MEZCOPH has made many opportunities available to me and has done a great deal to help me grow professionally.”
Los Angeles, CaliforniaPrior Degree(s):
B.S. Biological Science with emphasis in Human Biology - University of California, MercedBefore entering the program:
I was a youth development volunteer in Peace Corps El Salvador from March 2015 to January 2016.Why did you choose public health?
I chose public health because it is a very versatile field that affects not only individuals, but communities as a whole.Why did you choose MEZCOPH?
I chose MEZCOPH because of the diverse coursework offered and all of the helpful faculty and staff. Everyone was kind and accessible throughout the application and admission process.Public health interests:
Health disparities in special populationsInternship:
The effects of HIV status on cervical cancer progression among women who attend the Cancer Diseases Hospital in Lusaka, ZambiaInterests/hobbies outside of school:
Hiking, Electronics, Robotics, ChessTip for future students:
Enjoy your time at MEZCOPH and take the time to get to know professors, they are kind and always happy to help you!