Author: Gabriella Schmuter

Gabriella Schmuter Gabriella Schmuter (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

City University of New York School of Medicine


Gabriella Schmuter is a second-year medical student at the City University of New York School of Medicine in New York, NY Class of 2022. In 2018, she graduated summa cum laude from the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education with a Bachelor of Science in biomedical sciences. In the future, Gabriella would like to pursue a career in ophthalmology.




Using Comedy to Tackle Issues of Isolation in Preclinical Curricula

Many medical schools today offer wellness programs that aim to strengthen the ability to cope with the demands of curricula through techniques such as mindfulness. However, although these efforts are well-intentioned, they have yet to completely resolve the issues of isolation. It is critical for students and faculty to explore innovative methods to tackle feelings of isolation, such as through the use of improvisational and comedic theater.

Gabriella Schmuter Gabriella Schmuter (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

City University of New York School of Medicine


Gabriella Schmuter is a second-year medical student at the City University of New York School of Medicine in New York, NY Class of 2022. In 2018, she graduated summa cum laude from the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education with a Bachelor of Science in biomedical sciences. In the future, Gabriella would like to pursue a career in ophthalmology.