Abhay is a second year student from Las Vegas studying Human Biology and Society. He is extremely interested in the overlapping of the medical field with the fields of computer science and artificial intelligence. In his free time he enjoys working out, hiking, and playing video games.
Amy Tran is a first year Physiological Sciences major from San Jose, CA. She enjoys playing tennis, reading romance, playing video games, and listening to sad songs.
Bobak is a 3rd year Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Major from San Jose, California. He spends time volunteering in causes to support nephrotic research and awareness, such as the Kidney Disease Screening and Awareness program, and hopes to continue spreading knowledge about the kidney through his writing in UCLA's Medical Literature Society. In his free time, he loves to play tennis, piano, and watch football.
Candice Au-Yeung is a first year Psychobiology major at UCLA. She is particularly interested in psychology-related topics, including disorders and treatments, stress, and memory. In her free time, she enjoys reading, crocheting, listening to music, and going on long walks.
Eliza is a first year biology major who hopes to pursue a career in medicine. She is particularly interested in medical ethics and current events in science. In her free time she likes to knit, cook, and travel!
Emma is a first year Chemistry major from the Bay Area. She is particularly interested in writing about pharmaceuticals as well as the intersection between biotechnology and medicine. In her free time, she enjoys reading, baking, and going to concerts!
I'm George Furey and I'm a second year Biology major. I work as an EMT for UCLA EMS, conduct research at the Cleveland Clinic's Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, and play ice hockey for UCLA. In my free time I like to spend time with friends and travel with my family!
Gia is a second-year biology major currently volunteering at the Lipshutz Lab for gene therapy research. In her free time, she enjoys reading, basketball, and collecting vinyl records.
Grace Kassebaum is a first year Applied Mathematics major from St. Paul, Minnesota. In her free time, she enjoys long distance running, hiking, ATVing, reading, and baking.
Grace is a second-year Human Biology and Society and Psychology major. She is interested in exploring, researching, and writing about the ethics and different perspectives medical professionals have. In her free time, she loves to explore new music, taking walks and watching reality TV.
Ishan is a second year student studying biochemistry at UCLA. Outside of science and writing, he enjoys music and playing instruments, dogs, board games, and reading.
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David is a 3rd year Biochemistry major. He is interested in advancements in pharmacology and tissue engineering. Apart from academics, David enjoys watching soccer games, swimming, and making music.
Josh is a third year undergraduate student at UCLA pursuing a Neuroscience major and Philosophy minor. He is currently interested in how neurodegenerative diseases affect both the brain and the mind. Josh plans on becoming a neurosurgeon and enjoys playing guitar in his free time.
I am a first-year Neuroscience student from Los Angeles, CA. I am currently researching VR and Alzheimer's Disease at INI. I spend my free time playing guitar and the drums, and hanging out with my dogs Katie and Kimchi!
Malvika is a second-year Molecular, Cell, & Developmental Biology major, with a prospective minor in English. Some of her interests include biological research, classic literature, visiting museums, exploring different cuisines, singing, and practicing yoga. Malvika looks forward to contributing to MLS as a columnist this year!
Nayaonika is currently a second-year MCDB major. She is passionate about biology, and the potential biological research has in finding cures to diseases. She is interested in bioethics and the interdisciplinary nature of science. She is currently the Research Co-chair at MannMukti at UCLA and a member of LSSA’s Programming Committee. In her free time, she likes to read books and watch series.
I am a first-year Neuroscience student from Torrance, California. I am currently a researcher at the Institute of Neuro Innovation and studying the use of VR as a treatment for Alzheimer's Disease. In my free time I enjoy biking, swimming, and playing with my dog.
Sanjana Sivakumar is a third year at University of California - Los Angeles where she is majoring in Neuroscience. She is currently interested in research regarding spinal chord injuries and neuromodulation. Along with MLS, she is also an active member of MedLife and Students for Integrative Medicine (SIM) Outside of school, she loves to play the violin and travel!
Shreya is a third-year biology major from Southern California. She is an officer for TeamXHealth and is involved in MannMukti at UCLA. She also tutors for Step Up Tutoring and is interested in addressing health disparities through her writing and volunteering. In her free time, she enjoys reading and spending time with her dog, Silver.
Tovya is a first-year Biochemistry Major from Sacramento. Outside of school, she likes to crochet, bake/cook, and spend time with her dog!
I’m a fourth year Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology major and Professional Writing minor. I’m excited to merge my love for writing with my interests in the health and medical field with Medical Literature Society. In my free time, I love reading and dabbling in screenwriting, as well as hanging with friends!
Vanessa Niu is a second-year Biology
major at UCLA. She currently volunteers
at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
and is interested in translational and
clinical biomedical research. Her hobbies
include playing violin in the UCLA
Symphony, drawing, playing basketball,
and exploring delicious foods spots in LA.