Lauren Katzell

Premedical Immediate Past President

Currently a Junior at the University of Florida, Lauren Katzell is in the Medical Honors Program and will enter UF’s College of Medicine in the Fall. Lauren currently works on research in leukemia, specifically AML, at the University of Florida College of Medicine. She currently volunteers with a non-profit organization, Xtraordinary Joy, which provides advocacy and funding for X-chromosome deletion research in children. She also currently serves as President of the AMWA branch she started at her university. Previously, she served as AMWA’s Region 4 Director for Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina for two years and has loved learning about AMWA through its members and seeing how its expansion can help students gain access to resources and support that will help them on their pre-medical journey.