Sushuma Yarlagadda is currently a third-year medical student at Indiana University School of Medicine pursuing an MD and a Scholarly Concentration in Public Health. She is involved in the school’s Mentoring and Advising Program Advisory Committee and the Student Interest Group in Neurology. She received her B.S. in Biology from Indiana University Bloomington. Sushuma is an aspiring neurologist hoping to work with underrepresented patients in urban areas while engaging with the local public health offices to address community-level challenges. She currently serves her community as a volunteer in the No One Dies Alone Program. Her extracurricular interests include Indian classical and Bollywood dance as well as reading and sudoku puzzles.