Sophia is an incoming medical student at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from Stanford University and conducted her honors thesis research on the cultural productivity of doubt. She also was involved in bioengineering research in diabetes and qualitative research projects at the medical school.
Outside of research, Sophia has tutoring and mentorship experience ranging from tutoring biochemistry to mentoring high school girls interested in STEM. She loves creative writing and is excited to help students tackle all parts of their medical school application!