Alumni News Brief

Chandrashekar receives Soros Fellowship

Pooja Chandrashekar, AB ’18 (biomedical engineering), is pursuing an MD/MBA

Pooja Chandrashekar

Pooja Chandrashekar, A.B. ’18 (biomedical engineering), has been named to the 2021 Class of Paul & Daisy Soros Fellows.

The organization supports outstanding immigrants and children of immigrants who are pursuing a graduate education in the United States. Each Fellow receives up to $90,000 in financial support over two years, and they join a lifelong community of New American Fellows.

Chandrashekar, who is currently pursuing an MD/MBA at the Harvard Medical School and Harvard Business School, focuses on improving health care delivery for underserved populations.

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