New Videos Capture Student Global Health Internship Experiences

Thursday, Jan 23, 2020

The Center for Health and Wellbeing (CHW) has documented the summer internship experiences of ten undergraduate students through a series of videos that showcase several of the 93 global health internships and research opportunities CHW funded in 2019. These videos capture the diversity of the center’s experiential learning program and the pivotal, often life-changing endeavors of students who traveled around the country and the globe to conduct research and advance their understanding of public health policy and practice.

The videos feature the following students:


Telethon Kids Institute (Perth, Australia)

Coco Chou ’20, a Public Policy concentrator

David Cordoba ’20, a Molecular Biology concentrator

Jocelyn Galindo ’21, an Anthropology concentrator

Rachel Kim, ’20, a Sociology concentrator

Lucy Wang ’21, a Chemistry concentrator



Zhejiang University, Lab of Translational Medicine (Hangzhou, China)

Xuefei Gao ’22, a Molecular Biology concentrator


NYC Health + Hospitals System, Special Pathogens Program (New York City, NY)

Sanjana Duggirala ’21, a Sociology concentrator

Katya Vera ’20, an Anthropology concentrator


Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Center for Tobacco Studies (New Brunswick, NJ)

Kristen Pagliai ’20, a Neuroscience concentrator

Sophia Peifer ’21, a Molecular Biology concentrator


Click here to learn more about CHW internships in global health.