Teja Bollepalli

Nagasantosha Bollepalli is an aspiring M.D./Ph.D. candidate studying neuroscience at the University of Miami. She has completed the Millennium Campus Network Fellowship in 2017 under the banner of Healthy U, Healthy Me, of which she is a founding member, and received first place at the pitching competition for the fellowship. Nagasantosha also works on neurological regeneration research at the Miami Project to Cure Paralysis where she has worked in the Pearse lab as a student researcher. She has held leadership positions in the University of Miami Dance Marathon, Love Your Melon Crew, and Kappa Kappa Gamma, as well as the Youth Committee for Club Amazonas for their international medical mission trips. Nagasantosha has been vocal in her passion towards equality and her conviction in her beliefs makes her goal to create sustainable medical access to communities facing health inequalities very feasible.