Student Division Global Health Chair
Pooja Pandita is a third-year medical student at Indiana University School of Medicine, where she is pursuing an MD and Scholarly Concentration in Public Health. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience and minors in Chemistry and Spanish from Indiana University Bloomington. She values community engagement and health advocacy. Apart from AMWA, she serves as a Clinic Manager at the Student Outreach Clinic, which is a student-run free clinic that provides primary care-based medical services. Through experiences abroad in Guatemala and India, Pooja has witnessed the dilemmas underserved countries face to provide adequate health care, and these opportunities left her passionate about global health. In her free time, Pooja enjoys traveling, playing tennis, and spending time with friends and family.