Hannah Pham is a fourth year Human Biology and Society Major from San Diego, CA. She joined SOS during her first year at UCLA and became passionate about raising awareness for health inequities. She hopes to be an advocate for those underprivileged and under-resourced. Additionally, she aims to break down the stigma that can come with seeking aid. In her free time, Hannah enjoys playing lacrosse, going to the beach, watching movies, and going to concerts!
Director of Internal Relations
Faaizah is a third-year undergraduate from Fremont, California majoring in Psychology. As Director of Internal Relations, she hopes to build a strong network and community within our organization. She is founder of the SOS Alumni Association and is working to create a mentor-mentee system for current SOS members to seek advice from successful SOS alumni. Outside of UCLA, Faaizah enjoys trying all kinds of new cuisines, spending time with friends, and exercising!
Director of External Relations
Cate Schroeder is a third-year Human Biology and Society major from San Diego, CA. She is passionate about pursuing work in medicine, global health, and human rights, so she can help combat the barriers and prejudices people face within and beyond the healthcare system. She aims to provide patients with tools and resources to advocate for themselves, while encouraging physicians to call out unjust policies and fight for every patient’s health. In her free time, Cate loves laughing with friends (probably too loud, sorry neighbors), sketching random celebrities (send suggestions!), and binging Grey’s Anatomy for the nth time.
CINTHYA MONTOYA SERPAS
Alicia is a fourth year undergraduate from Arcadia, California majoring in psychobiology. As a co-financial chair, Alicia wants to connect vulnerable communities with resources they need as well as raise awareness about different healthcare disparities to the general population. She wants to continue to learn more about how to take steps to initiate change in the healthcare conversation towards being more inclusive. Currently on a pre-med path, Alicia aspires to become a physician that is aware and acknowledges the inequalities in the access to healthcare and implements that in her practice. Outside of SOS, she loves to watch anime, play valorant, and go on food adventures!
Co-Director of Advocacy
Susanna Givan is a third year undergraduate student from San Diego majoring in Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics and minoring in Biomedical Research. As the Advocacy Director, she helps connect patients with the resources they need and was very excited to begin researching and campaigning for policy change centered around health equity last year! In her spare time, she loves to travel, collect rocks, cook and read. She is passionate about raising awareness for health inequities and creating thoughtful change.