Lara Rostomian is an undergraduate pre-medical student at the University of California, Berkeley (Class of 2020) studying Integrative Biology and intending to minor in both Theatre and Global Public Health. AMWA is one of the first organizations she joined when starting out at UC Berkeley and after one year of membership, she is now the Mental Health Committee Head at UC Berkeley’s AMWA branch and is looking forward to shifting the committee’s focus towards advocacy and awareness. She was the 2017-2018 National AMWA Pre-Medical Conference Chair and thoroughly enjoyed planning the 103rd National Conference alongside so many inspiring members. She is currently working as a Health Leads Advocate at West County Health Center in San Pablo and is a student research assistant at the CHAMACOS Research Lab at UC Berkeley’s School of Public Health. She admires AMWA’s mission of empowering women physicians and appreciates the support and community AMWA has to offer.