Ariana Nodoushani is a third-year medical student at Boston University School of Medicine. She earned her BS at Northeastern University in Biology with a minor in Spanish. Throughout college, Ariana was involved extensively with cardiac radiology research at Brigham and Women’s Hospital as well as burn research at Shriners Hospitals for Children. She was also involved with many organizations including AMWA, Global Medical Brigades, and Science Club for Girls. After graduating, Ariana followed her passion for global health and stayed at her research job at Mass General Hospital working on Typhoid and Cholera diagnostics. Her research shifted during the COVID-19 pandemic, and she was able to work on the development of COVID antibody testing. After starting medical school, Ariana continues to conduct research, now focusing on medical education and cardiothoracic surgery outcomes. She prides herself on her leadership potential as she co-leads many organizations including AMWA, Socially Responsible Surgery, Outreach Van Project, and Surgical Society. In her free time, Ariana loves to read, bake, and run!
Region 1 consists of the following states: CT, MA, ME, NH, VT, RI.