Carlotta is a first-year medical student at Sidney Kimmel Medical College. She is the first person in her family to pursue medicine and does not have any relatives in the United States. She received her undergraduate B.S in Biology with double-minors in Italian Literature and Health Studies from Haverford College. During her time in college, she was co-head of the Peer Tutoring Leadership Board, performed research in marine biochemistry, and volunteered at the local hospital. Carlotta is the recipient of the Haverford College Marian E. Koshland prize in Biology, she was awarded the Frances Velay Fellowship for research, and she is a Haverford-Jefferson Scholar. Reach out to Carlotta with any questions on being pre-med as an international student and engaging in research opportunities in the United States!