Neeru Bhagirath

Neeru Bhagirath is a biology major at the City College of New York who is interested in pursuing a career in medicine. She has pursued her interests through service, traveling, and interning. Neeru has worked with several volunteer organizations including Peer Health Exchange in which she served in all leadership positions with the most rewarding being Co-Coordinator, Habitat for Humanity in which she served as the Building Coordinator, and NYU Langone Health as an Emergency Medicine Research Associate. With her dedication to service, she was awarded the title of being a Kenan Scholar, allowing her to travel to Ecuador and the Galapagos this past summer to volunteer with children in a marketplace and schools. In addition to her dedication to service, Neeru has interned with Weill Cornell Englander Institute of Precision Medicine as an AR/VR Software Engineer, with Macaulay as a Student Life Intern, and with Pfizer Pharmaceuticals as a Winter Intern. She would like to thank her parents, siblings, advisor, and the incredibly supportive staff for always believing in her success.