Micklo Amanda 825x990Name: Amanda Micklo

Year in School: 4th year

Major/Minor: Health Sciences, Biology minor

Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA (Jefferson Hills)

Extra-curricular activities/other organizations at OSU and in the community:

  • Buckeye Twirl
  • Nationwide Children Hospital’s research assistant
  • Pre-med Club
  • General chemistry mentor
  • WIMS – Women in Math and Science
  • Global Brigades
  • Alpha Chi Omega

3 words to describe yourself:

  • Fun-loving, nerdy, personable

    Current or recent internship/volunteer activities:

  • Patient experience critical care internship at The OSU Wexner Medical Center
  • Global Brigade to Panama – medical/dental Brigade
  • H12 oncology/hematology unit volunteer at Nationwide Children’s hospital
  • Choices Domestic Violence Shelter volunteer

More about me:

  • Why HRS?
    • Holistic background/curriculum to enter the health field with (ethics, management, art and science of medicine, integrative medicine courses, etc.)
  • What are your goals for the future (career, life experience, etc.)?
    • Become an infectious diseases physician and begin a research lab.