Rachel Chen '24

Yeh College

Hometown: Toronto, ON

Health Professional Area of Interest: Medicine

Relevant prehealth experience: My clinical experiences include interning in primary care and cancer centers, as well as shadowing. I have clinical oncology research experience and wet lab experience in multiple myeloma and breast cancer research. I've volunteered at PMCC and for the Red Cross blood drives. I'm also involved in several Pace clubs, such as Acts of Kindness, the Princeton Blood Drive, and Princeton Music Outreach.

What topics can students ask you about? How to get and make the most of pre-med experiences, reaching out to profs, good ways to balance your coursework, MCAT advice

Summer 2023 planned activities: MOL SURP Program & MOL 152 Course Fellow

Last book read for fun: When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi and Abraham Verghese

Favorite food: Anything with carbs

Favorite way to relieve stress: Petting my dog