Cornell University

Brooks School of Public Policy

I am currently a junior at Cornell University! I am majoring in Health Care Policy in the Brooks School of Public Policy. I am also working on an honors thesis, advised by Profs. Sharon Sassler, Peter Rich, and Jamie Budnick. In addition, I plan on pursuing a joint MD/PhD in Sociology.

Classes Taken

Freshman Year


BIOG 1445: Autotutorial Comparative Anatomy and Physiology

CHEM 2070: General Chemistry I

ECON 1110: Introductory Microeconomics

ENGL 1158:  FWS: Asian American Food Writing

PAM 2350: The U.S. Healthcare System


BIOG 1500: Investigative Biology Lab

CHEM 2080: General Chemistry II

MATH 1106: Modeling with Calculus for the Life Sciences

PAM 2000: Intermediate Microeconomics

ROMS 1114: FWS: Semiotics

Sophomore Year


BIOMG 1350: Cell and Developmental Biology

CHEM 3570: Organic Chemistry for the Life Sciences I

EDUC 2410: The Art of Teaching

PAM 2101: Statistics for PAM Majors

PAM 2250: Social Problems in the US


CHEM 3580: Organic Chemistry for the Life Science II

PAM 3100: Multiple Regressioin

PAM 3870: Economic Evaluations of Health Care

PAM 4160: Ethnography of Poverty and Inequality

SOC 4120: Health and Social Context

Junior Year


CHEM 2510: Introduction to Experimental Organic Chemistry

NS 3200: Introduction to Human Biochemistry

PHYS 2207: Fundamentals of Physics I

PUBPOL 3120: Research Design, Practice, and Policy

PUBPOL 4000: Directed Readings

PUBPOL 4030: Teaching Apprenticeship


HD 3455: On Being Social

NS 3410: Human Anatomy and Physiology

PHYS 2208: Fundamentals of Physics II

PUBPOL 2030: Population and Public Policy

PUBPOL 4990: Honors Program

Senior Year



Meinig Family Cornell National Scholars

At Cornell, I am a Meinig Family Cornell National Scholar, part of a select group representing less than two percent of the Cornell undergraduate population. The program recognizes outstanding leadership, academic excellence, and a commitment to serving the communities in which they live.