Staff 2018-2019

Sanam Bhatia ‘19   Co-President  Sanam is a senior from New York. She’s also involved with PEEPS and is a Chemistry Lab TA. Her favorite spot on campus is the Breezeway!

Sanam Bhatia ‘19

Co-President

Sanam is a senior from New York. She’s also involved with PEEPS and is a Chemistry Lab TA. Her favorite spot on campus is the Breezeway!


Sandra Hong ‘20   Co-President  Sandra is a junior from Portland. She’s involved with Club Tennis, Best Buddies, and loves going on adventures and eating good food. Her favorite spot on campus is The Beach!

Sandra Hong ‘20

Co-President

Sandra is a junior from Portland. She’s involved with Club Tennis, Best Buddies, and loves going on adventures and eating good food. Her favorite spot on campus is The Beach!

conference committee

The conference committee organizes the Applied Experience Poster Presentations in the fall semester and the annual Conference in the spring, where they invite speakers and panelists.

Anja Shahu ‘20,  Chair  Anja is a junior from Bethesda, MD. She works at the Office of Alumni Relations and is also a TA for Advanced Biostatistics Lab. Anja loves watching Professional Women's Tennis and is obsessed with the Great British Bake Off! Her favorite place on campus is Gilman Atrium.

Anja Shahu ‘20, Chair

Anja is a junior from Bethesda, MD. She works at the Office of Alumni Relations and is also a TA for Advanced Biostatistics Lab. Anja loves watching Professional Women's Tennis and is obsessed with the Great British Bake Off! Her favorite place on campus is Gilman Atrium.

Varun Ennamuri ’19,  Chair  Varun is a senior from Norman, OK. He’s involved with American Mock World Health Organization, HERO, Alpha Phi Omega, injury research with the Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium, and Hippocrates Med Review. Varun enjoys snowboarding, skydiving, and surfing! His favorite spot on campus is The Beach.

Varun Ennamuri ’19, Chair

Varun is a senior from Norman, OK. He’s involved with American Mock World Health Organization, HERO, Alpha Phi Omega, injury research with the Major Extremity Trauma Research Consortium, and Hippocrates Med Review. Varun enjoys snowboarding, skydiving, and surfing! His favorite spot on campus is The Beach.

Aditya Patibandla ‘19   Aditya is a junior from Atlanta, GA. He is involved with research at the Medical Campus, Public Health Change Teams, APO, and Health Guardians of America. A fun fact is that he was actually born in Portland, OR and his favorite on-campus spot is Chipotle.

Aditya Patibandla ‘19

Aditya is a junior from Atlanta, GA. He is involved with research at the Medical Campus, Public Health Change Teams, APO, and Health Guardians of America. A fun fact is that he was actually born in Portland, OR and his favorite on-campus spot is Chipotle.


Sarah Rosenberg ‘21   Sarah is a sophomore from Boston. She’s also on The HOP, Epidemic Proportions, and MED Panel. When she’s not cooking or hanging out with her cats, you can find her at Bamboo Cafe!

Sarah Rosenberg ‘21

Sarah is a sophomore from Boston. She’s also on The HOP, Epidemic Proportions, and MED Panel. When she’s not cooking or hanging out with her cats, you can find her at Bamboo Cafe!



Grace Xia ‘22   Grace is a freshman from Potomac, MD. Other than PHSF, she contributes to the Global Health section of the Hippocrates Medical Review. A fun fact is that she has a scalene triangle of freckles on her cheek, and her favorite campus spot is the first lounge chair behind the Brody Commons gates!

Grace Xia ‘22

Grace is a freshman from Potomac, MD. Other than PHSF, she contributes to the Global Health section of the Hippocrates Medical Review. A fun fact is that she has a scalene triangle of freckles on her cheek, and her favorite campus spot is the first lounge chair behind the Brody Commons gates!



Julia Burleson ‘22   Julia is a freshman from Houston, TX. She’s involved with Students Consulting Nonprofit Organizations, Japanese American Student Association, and Partners in Health: Engage. Julia has lived in four countries and her favorite campus spot is The Beach!

Julia Burleson ‘22

Julia is a freshman from Houston, TX. She’s involved with Students Consulting Nonprofit Organizations, Japanese American Student Association, and Partners in Health: Engage. Julia has lived in four countries and her favorite campus spot is The Beach!



Publicity Committee

The publicity committee heads outreach and marketing and designs materials to help keep the student body aware of ongoing events.

Meena Reddy ‘20,  Chair  Meena is a junior from Sammamish, WA. In addition to PHSF, she leads sailing trips with Outdoor Pursuits, writes for the Hippocrates Med Review, and loves to ski! Her favorite spot on campus is the Hutch in Gilman.

Meena Reddy ‘20, Chair

Meena is a junior from Sammamish, WA. In addition to PHSF, she leads sailing trips with Outdoor Pursuits, writes for the Hippocrates Med Review, and loves to ski! Her favorite spot on campus is the Hutch in Gilman.

Divya Kumar ‘21   Divya is a sophomore from Robbinsville, NJ. She’s involved with Health Leads, SARU and is a member of Kappa Alpha Theta. In her free time, she loves photography, travelling, and exploring new coffee shops! Her go-to on campus spot is Bird in Hand.

Divya Kumar ‘21

Divya is a sophomore from Robbinsville, NJ. She’s involved with Health Leads, SARU and is a member of Kappa Alpha Theta. In her free time, she loves photography, travelling, and exploring new coffee shops! Her go-to on campus spot is Bird in Hand.



Andrew Espinal ‘20   Drew is a junior from Akron, OH. He is involved with Homewood United for Music and does Biophysics Research. Drew has played piano for 15 years! His favorite spot on campus is Gilman Atrium.

Andrew Espinal ‘20

Drew is a junior from Akron, OH. He is involved with Homewood United for Music and does Biophysics Research. Drew has played piano for 15 years! His favorite spot on campus is Gilman Atrium.



Sara Zhao ‘20

Sara Zhao ‘20

Mentoring Committee

The mentoring committee is in charge of the JHU and JHSPH mentoring program, which connects undergraduate students with Bloomberg graduate students. They also organize socials to help facilitate the mentor-mentee bond.

Katherine Fu’20,  Chair  Katherine is a junior from Knoxville, TN. She’s involved with Health Leads and loves photography (she even has her own photography website!). Her favorite spot on campus is Gilman.

Katherine Fu’20, Chair

Katherine is a junior from Knoxville, TN. She’s involved with Health Leads and loves photography (she even has her own photography website!). Her favorite spot on campus is Gilman.

Manjari Sriparna ‘19   Manjari is a senior from Northern Virginia. On campus, she is a science olympiad mentor to middle schoolers, volunteer for Hopkins' Adult Emergency, PILOT leader, and is currently researching Parkinson's disease. Manjari loves photography and once accidentally captured a picture of a couple getting married! Her go to spot on campus is Mudd Atrium.

Manjari Sriparna ‘19

Manjari is a senior from Northern Virginia. On campus, she is a science olympiad mentor to middle schoolers, volunteer for Hopkins' Adult Emergency, PILOT leader, and is currently researching Parkinson's disease. Manjari loves photography and once accidentally captured a picture of a couple getting married! Her go to spot on campus is Mudd Atrium.

Leta Ashebo ‘21   Leta is a sophomore from Tallahassee, FL. She’s a part of A Place to Talk and is a PILOT Leader, Tour Guide for Blue Key Society and does research on the Bayview Campus. Leta loves playing tennis, watching Netflix shows, and reading good books! Her favorite spots are the Gilman Reading Room or the President's Garden on a nice day.

Leta Ashebo ‘21

Leta is a sophomore from Tallahassee, FL. She’s a part of A Place to Talk and is a PILOT Leader, Tour Guide for Blue Key Society and does research on the Bayview Campus. Leta loves playing tennis, watching Netflix shows, and reading good books! Her favorite spots are the Gilman Reading Room or the President's Garden on a nice day.



Quinn Seau ‘20   Quinn is a junior from San Diego, CA. He is the Director of Operations for JHUMUNC and Publicity Chair for Organización Latina Estudiantil. He loves going to concerts and his favorite spot on campus is The Beach!

Quinn Seau ‘20

Quinn is a junior from San Diego, CA. He is the Director of Operations for JHUMUNC and Publicity Chair for Organización Latina Estudiantil. He loves going to concerts and his favorite spot on campus is The Beach!

Social Committee

The social committee is in charge of our sexual health initiatives, which give students access to condoms, information on safe sexual practices. They also organize events that focus on peer-to-peer and PHS department academic advising.

Luanna Chan ‘20,  Chair  Luanna is a junior from New York City. She is involved with Health leads, MERIT Health Leadership Academy, Hoptoberfest, cancer research at the med campus, and is a member of Alpha Phi. In her free time, she loves listening to R&B music, trying new restaurants, and volleyball. When she isn’t busy, you’ll probably find her at Chipotle!

Luanna Chan ‘20, Chair

Luanna is a junior from New York City. She is involved with Health leads, MERIT Health Leadership Academy, Hoptoberfest, cancer research at the med campus, and is a member of Alpha Phi. In her free time, she loves listening to R&B music, trying new restaurants, and volleyball. When she isn’t busy, you’ll probably find her at Chipotle!

Kee Harish ‘18   Kee is a senior from Chester County, PA. You can find him at any events that involve free food or t-shirts. He loves improv comedy and is a TA for the intro class at Hopkins! Kee says his favorite spot on campus is any rocking chair he can find.

Kee Harish ‘18

Kee is a senior from Chester County, PA. You can find him at any events that involve free food or t-shirts. He loves improv comedy and is a TA for the intro class at Hopkins! Kee says his favorite spot on campus is any rocking chair he can find.



Gugan Raghuraman ‘19   Gugan is a senior from Atlanta, GA. He is involved with Tutorial Project, Research, HURJ, JHH AED, and was on the JHU Zinda dance team and Health Leads. Gugan has a twin sister, is always down for existential philosophy talks, and also loves the NBA and strategy board games. Gugan’s favorite spot on campus is Brody.

Gugan Raghuraman ‘19

Gugan is a senior from Atlanta, GA. He is involved with Tutorial Project, Research, HURJ, JHH AED, and was on the JHU Zinda dance team and Health Leads. Gugan has a twin sister, is always down for existential philosophy talks, and also loves the NBA and strategy board games. Gugan’s favorite spot on campus is Brody.



Van To ’22   Van is a freshman from Northern Virginia. On campus, she’s involved with Blossom JHU and Shaking Hands Tutoring. If Van were a fruit, she’d be a papaya! Her go-to spot on campus is the Wyman Quad.

Van To ’22

Van is a freshman from Northern Virginia. On campus, she’s involved with Blossom JHU and Shaking Hands Tutoring. If Van were a fruit, she’d be a papaya! Her go-to spot on campus is the Wyman Quad.



Finance Committee

The finance committee handles budgeting, reimbursements, and grant applications.

Indu Radhakrishnan ‘19,  Chair

Indu Radhakrishnan ‘19, Chair

Timothy Lee ‘19

Timothy Lee ‘19

Joshua Woo ‘22   Joshua is a freshman from Greenville, SC. He’s also a part of Epidemic Proportions, MedHacks, JHUMUNC Finance, and the Osler Medical Symposium. Joshua was born and raised in California, and misses In-n-Out the most. His favorite spot on campus is Brody D-level (that’s right).

Joshua Woo ‘22

Joshua is a freshman from Greenville, SC. He’s also a part of Epidemic Proportions, MedHacks, JHUMUNC Finance, and the Osler Medical Symposium. Joshua was born and raised in California, and misses In-n-Out the most. His favorite spot on campus is Brody D-level (that’s right).



Veda Chanda ‘22

Veda Chanda ‘22

Events Committee

The events committee is in charge of organizing smaller scale events throughout the year, which include mental health panels and student activities like the Wheel of Health.

Alice Kuan ‘20,  Chair  Alice is a junior from Columbia, MD. On campus, she’s involved with Project Prevent, The Policy Competition Team at JHU, and Hopkins Undergraduate Mobile Health Initiative. She also plays cello and once met Yo-Yo Ma! Her favorite spot on campus is Gilman Hall.

Alice Kuan ‘20, Chair

Alice is a junior from Columbia, MD. On campus, she’s involved with Project Prevent, The Policy Competition Team at JHU, and Hopkins Undergraduate Mobile Health Initiative. She also plays cello and once met Yo-Yo Ma! Her favorite spot on campus is Gilman Hall.



Angie Lao ‘20,  Chair  Angie is a junior from San Jose, CA. She is involved with Club Volleyball, Chinese Students Association, and Women in Business. She also loves traveling (she visited Japan and Korea with fellow PHSF member Luanna!), eating food, polka dots and staying active outdoors. Her favorite place on campus is Gilman Quad.

Angie Lao ‘20, Chair

Angie is a junior from San Jose, CA. She is involved with Club Volleyball, Chinese Students Association, and Women in Business. She also loves traveling (she visited Japan and Korea with fellow PHSF member Luanna!), eating food, polka dots and staying active outdoors. Her favorite place on campus is Gilman Quad.

Michelle Ondari ‘19   Michelle is a senior from Nairobi and New York. She is also involved with Health Leads, International Student Ambassadors, and Global Health Research. A fun fact is that Michelle spent high school in three different countries: Kenya, Ethiopia and the US! Her favorite spot on campus is Mudd Cafe (not Brody!)

Michelle Ondari ‘19

Michelle is a senior from Nairobi and New York. She is also involved with Health Leads, International Student Ambassadors, and Global Health Research. A fun fact is that Michelle spent high school in three different countries: Kenya, Ethiopia and the US! Her favorite spot on campus is Mudd Cafe (not Brody!)

Lana Weidgenant ‘21   Lana is a sophomore from Orlando, FL (she was born in Brazil!). Lana is Co-President of CARE (Compassion, Awareness, and Responsible Eating) and BRASA (Brazilian Students Association), whose causes she’s very passionate about. Some fun facts are that she has swum 100 laps and once had 14 hamsters! Her favorite place on campus is the FFC.

Lana Weidgenant ‘21

Lana is a sophomore from Orlando, FL (she was born in Brazil!). Lana is Co-President of CARE (Compassion, Awareness, and Responsible Eating) and BRASA (Brazilian Students Association), whose causes she’s very passionate about. Some fun facts are that she has swum 100 laps and once had 14 hamsters! Her favorite place on campus is the FFC.



Hannah Bruckheim ‘22   Hannah is a freshman from Rockville, MD. On campus, she’s involved with The Barnstormers, Shaking Hands, and Epidemic Proportions. Hannah has seen 100 bands live in concert, and her favorite spot on campus is Gilman!

Hannah Bruckheim ‘22

Hannah is a freshman from Rockville, MD. On campus, she’s involved with The Barnstormers, Shaking Hands, and Epidemic Proportions. Hannah has seen 100 bands live in concert, and her favorite spot on campus is Gilman!