Nora Galoustian

Premedical Division Region 2 Director

Nora Galoustian is an undergraduate majoring in Molecular and Cell Neurobiology and minoring in Interdisciplinary Human Rights at the University of California, Berkeley. She first joined AMWA both at her school’s branch and at the national level in 2016, a pivotal experience for her. She was the Founder and Head of the Cancer and Women’s Health committee at her branch in 2017, focusing on raising awareness on Sex and Gender based medicine for women with cancer and establishing a volunteer partnership with the Women’s Cancer Resource Center in Oakland. She then became her branch’s Project Director in 2018, planning chapter-wide events and workshops. Nora wanted to bring her experience as Project Director at her local branch to the National level as the 2018-2019 National Program Chair in order to ensure that all chapters nation-wide are successful, thriving, and engaging. Her passions for human rights and empowering women physicians directly aligns with the AMWA mission, and she intends to be a dedicated AMWA member for the rest of her life.