Former ARCHES Fellow Lamek Kahsay discusses his experience with the Georgetown University School of Medicine ARCHES Program and gives advice to future applicants.
Lamek is current undergraduate student at University of Rochester from Washington, DC. He is majoring in Environmental Health and pursuing a Clinical Psychology minor. He wants to practice looking at the holistic approach to medicine and incorporate public health background in his practice by for one looking at the socioeconomic status of his patients. His focus is on the health conditions of immigrant youth specifically in DC. In the future, he hopes to pursue aspects of global health.