Angela McCarthy

Angela McCarthy, a second-year medical student at the University of Connecticut, is a dynamic leader dedicated to empowering her peers. As one of the leads of the UConn AMWA chapter, she plays a pivotal role in uniting and inspiring female medical and pre-medical students at UConn. Angela holds key leadership positions as the President of the Bioethics and Medical Humanities Interest Group and co-President of the Surgery Interest Group, showcasing her commitment to diverse aspects of medical education. Angela is active in the research community works on projects with the NYU Division of Nephrology, NYU Division of Medical Ethics, Hartford Hospital Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, and UConn Department of Surgery. Notably, she pioneered the development of a curriculum on artificial intelligence and language learning models for first and second year medical and dental students at UConn. Angela’s dedication extends to ethical considerations in healthcare, as demonstrated by her membership on the UConn John Dempsey Hospital Ethics Committee. Aspiring to become a physician and ethicist, Angela envisions a future as a female leader who uplifts and empowers her peers throughout her career.

Region 1 consists of the following states: CT, MA, ME, NH, VT, RI.

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