Alumni (Scholar)

Babita Panigrahi

William A. Hobbs Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2008
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia
Degrees:
B.S. University of Virginia (2008)
M.D. Yale University (2013)
Professional Sector:
Healthcare Services

Honor Committee, Educator, LASE 151 (Ethics and the Honor System) class facilitator; Madison House, Medical Services Program, inpatient epilepsy volunteer; Maupin House Council; University Singers; Learning Needs and Evaluation Center volunteer; Math Tutoring Center, tutor; Tucker Lab cardiology research; CHEM 242 (Organic Chemistry II) teaching assistant; U.Va. Medical Center, Radiology Department student researcher; Virginia Women’s Chorus, Managing Board, logistics chair; Harvard Kennedy School of Government Public Policy and Leadership Conference; Alternative Spring Break, Dominican Republic, Ghana; Sustained Dialogue; Alpha Phi Omega; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Merck Index Award; Francis Carey Undergraduate Teaching Award; Golden Key International Honour Society; Raven Society; Lawn Resident; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

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Fellowship

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