From the Wards

Tejus Pradeep Tejus Pradeep (3 Posts)

Contributing Writer

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Tejus Pradeep is a third year medical student at Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. In 2016, he graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Arts in cell biology and neuroscience and a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. He enjoys basketball, football, and tennis in his free time. After graduating medical school, Tejus would like to pursue a career in the field of ophthalmology.


I know that being a third-year medical student is like being a transplanted kidney. One starts the day in one body. School is composed of lecture halls and written exams. However, the world has shifted by the end of the day, and shockingly, one’s old body is not present.

Athena Failla Athena Failla (1 Posts)

Contributing Writer

FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Athena Failla is a member of the FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Class of 2020. She received her Bachelors in Biomedical Sciences with a minor in Psychology, and Masters in Public Health in Epidemiology at the University of South Florida. Apart from writing, she enjoys research, traveling, and baking.