Student Division Region 5 Director
Maria is a second-year medical student at St. George’s University School of Medicine. She graduated with a B.S. in Health Science from California Baptist University. While at California Baptist University, she served as the founding president of the American Medical Women’s Association CBU Chapter, in addition to being an ambassador for the College of Health Science. During her time at CBU she also engaged in several global health initiative activities which led her to China, Peru, and Mexico, where she got to work on various health-related projects and saw the great need for global health initiatives. Maria has also been a part of various research projects and is a published first-author. Maria’s passions include women’s health and health disparities. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, going to the beach, and reading. As a first-generation college student and the first in her family to pursue medicine, she is eager to learn and to be able to work with women, as well as the underserved population both locally and globally.