Community Service

03/2016 – 04/2016

Course director for a Medical Communication course intended for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who are curious about a non-academic career trajectory after their graduate or postdoctoral work. Participants will have an opportunity to evaluate their interest as they take this course and in the end, participate in a medical communication assignment.Find more

11/2015 – Present

12/2013 - 12/2015

Invited member of the Scientific Program Committee at American Epilepsy Society. Responsibilities included reviewing and scoring abstracts for the Annual Meeting, and choosing a topic for the scientific plenary session

12/2013 - 12/2014

Newsletter writer and editor for Academy of Medical and Public Health Services (AMPHS)

08/2005 - 08/2010

Reviewed Animal Use Protocols, served as a student mentor for graduate students and provided free health checkups for people living in underprivileged neighborhoods at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine

05/2004 - 07/2005

As an administrator at the Animal Help Foundation in Gujarat, India, organized fundraising events and activities to increase public awareness about animal cruelty