Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?
I chose Vanderbilt because of its strong academic reputation, its location and I felt that it would prepare me for the future.
What are your career goals?
I hope to be a Neurosurgeon after attending medical school.
What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?
Hard work, focus, determination and a lot of coffee.
How do you manage your demanding schedule?
I don’t like to be idle so I am always working on something and I don’t sleep until my work gets done.
What is your ritual before taking a test? I like to listen to the lectures again the night before the exam to make sure I understand everything, study for as long as I need, get a short sleep and take the exam.
What is your favorite quote?
“It is finished” –Jesus