Samantha Mohammad is a second-year medical student at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience at UCLA in 2014. Throughout her time there she engaged in neuroscience research, and volunteered in organizations such as the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), and Happy Feet. During her gap years she served with the Community HealthCorps in Berkeley, CA and as a Medical Assistant. Currently, she is a part of UndocuMed and Health Beyond Bars and has a strong interest in pursuing a career in primary care specialties such as Family Medicine. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, and cooking.