2020
Scholar

Akshay Pulavarty

Olive B. and Franklin C. Mac Krell Jefferson Scholar
Beaverton, Oregon
Neuroscience

Activities:

Phi Delta Epsilon International Medical Fraternity, vice president of recruiting; Madison House, tutor, Infusion Center; Echols Council, treasurer, Academic and Professional Development chair; Unsung People, vice president; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, Debate and Oratory Committee; Kipnis Lab, research assistant; Kucenas Lab, research assistant; Department of Public Health, research assistant; Jefferson Public Service Fellow; Indian Student Association; Oregon National Primate Research Center undergraduate research fellow; Echols Scholar; Ram Family Center for Global Health Award; Raven Society; Dean's List; Intermediate Honors

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