Jori SheadeRush Medical College
Jori grew up in Evanston and graduated from Duke University. At Duke she conducted preventive health research on HPV vaccination in boys and received a grant from the Duke Global Health Institute to compare the nutritional status of children in Kenya enrolled in the local NGO’s daycare program to age-matched controls in the village, resulting in poster and oral presentations. Jori graduated as a member of AOA and the Gold Humanism Honor Society from Rush, where she was active in global health, underserved community health and advocacy, and medical education. Jori enjoys hiking, camping, running, biking, traveling, and reading fiction.