Federica Brecha

Student Division Recruitment Chair

Federica is a second-year student from California studying at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She received a BS in Neuroscience from Duke University in 2016, where she researched spatial patterning of retina cells, led the club figure skating team, and attended many basketball games. Upon graduation, Federica spent a year working as a Research Technician in the Kay lab to complete her undergraduate research project. She then transitioned to join AmeriCorps as a communications coordinator for the Red Cross Los Angeles Chapter. In medical school, Federica has returned to a research role focusing on patient centered decision-making. She is also a part of the Professionalism and Diversity Committee and co-leader of the AMWA chapter and the Women Empowering Women in Leadership group at UUSOM. Outside of medical school, she enjoys skiing, eating and everything about Italy.


Go Back to Student Leadership Page