Alumni (Scholar)

Akshay Pulavarty

Olive B. and Franklin C. Mac Krell Jefferson Scholar
Beaverton, Oregon
B.A. University of Virginia (2020)
M.P.H. University of Virginia (2020)


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; Raven Society, selections committee; Conflux: A Global Health Research Journal, published author; 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; Dean's List; Intermediate Honors; Raven Society

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