Premedical Region 6 Director
Kaylee Travis is an undergraduate student at The Ohio State University. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Biological sciences in the Pre-health professionals program, with a minor in general psychology. She plans to pursue a job in Orthopedic Surgery and sports medicine as it combines her two passions of sports and medicine. Kaylee was on the AMWA National Pre-medical executive board the previous year as one of the Co-conference chairs. With the help of her Co-conference chair, Courtney, and countless others, planned the Premedical division of the AMWA Leads 2021 National Conference. Kaylee also holds leadership positions as the National Liaison of AMWA’s Ohio State branch, as well as the Social Media Chair of Mindveristy’s Ohio State branch where she helps advocate for the destigmatization of mental health and promotion of mental health resources for those in the BIPOC and LGBTQ communities. Kaylee has recently joined Dr. Caroyln Presely of the James Cancer Hospital Solove Research Institute to research the barriers inhibiting older adult lung cancer patients in the Appalachian area from receiving cancer screening and treatment. In her free time, Kaylee volunteer’s at The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center, works out, and watches as much football as humanly possible. This is Kaylee’s third year involved with AMWA. She is so grateful for all the amazing people and experiences AMWA has given her and is looking forward to continuing to spread AMWA’s mission and possibilities with other pre-medical students!