ABINAYA, MBBS AT COIMBATORE MEDICAL COLLEGE, TAMIL NADU, INDIA
PARTNER ORG - SEEEDS
EXPECTED GRADUATION: TBD
Abhinaya, Lives with her single mom and sister (studying BA English in Coimbatore). Her mom is lab technician and barely earns to make ends meet. Inspired by her mom, she wants to be doctor since her childhood. She studied in English medium school and she was school’s people leader. She is a freshman in Coimbatore Medical College, she stays in college hostel to avoid commute delays.
Loves to read books of any genre, Spearheaded her win in an essay writing competition where she wrote about astronauts and won an award from then president of India - Dr. Abdul Kalam. Participated in long jump until 9th grade.
Her career goal is to take the USMLE exams to practice medicine in the US, Is leaning towards a cardiology major. She wants to provide good healthcare for underprivileged. Her mother had complicated pregnancy due to malnutrition. So she wants to start a trust to help pregnant women gain access to proper nutrition.