Leadership Team




Neda Ashtari

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Degree(s): B.A. Fine Art, University of California Los Angeles



Tijana Temelkovska

Hometown: Long Beach, CA

Degree(s): B.S. Human Biology, University of Southern California

Interests: I am passionate about maternal and child health and hope to incorporate advocacy into my future career. 


Executive Board



Alina Chen

Hometown: Los Altos, CA

Degree(s): B.A. Psychology, Rice University

Interests: I am passionate about taking action to improve access to and quality of healthcare.



Allen Siapno

Hometown: Tarlac, Philippines & Fontana, CA

Degree(s): B.A. Molecular Cell Biology - Neurobiology & B.A. South and Southeast Asian Studies, UC Berkeley

interests: I am currently exploring Urology, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics as future specialties. I hope to integrate my interests in health disparities, particularly in the Asian and Asian American community, into my future career.



Justin Zhang

Hometown: Palo Alto, CA

Degree(s): B.S. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies, University of Southern California

Interests: I am interested in exploring how to change the health system such that we can improve health outcomes for everyone in our nation. 




Myriam Saad

Hometown: San Diego, CA

Degree(s): B.S. Biochemistry, Wellesley College



Charles Schleifer

Hometown: Andover, MA

Degree(s): B.S. Psychology, Yale University

Interests: I am interested in researching and practicing new therapies and diagnostic tools for neuropsychiatric illness.