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Sohini Khan Sohini Khan (1 Posts)

Medical Student Editor

University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

Sohini Khan is a fourth year medical student at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. In 2014, she graduated from Caltech with a BS in biology. She will be starting residency in general surgery this summer and plans on pursuing a career in surgical oncology.


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.

Sarah Hanafi Sarah Hanafi (2 Posts)

Contributing Writer

University of Alberta

Sarah Hanafi is a medical student at the University of Alberta with a vision for medicine that extends beyond the doctor’s office: she works upstream and across sectors to create healthier communities and address systemic challenges to wellbeing. Her work straddles the spheres of social services, health policy, political advocacy, community organizing, as well as research. Sarah has a vision for more connected and healthier communities - one that is inspired by a genuine passion for serving others.