Amanda Leon

Latinx Medical Student Association (LMSA) Representative
What I do: 
Amanda Leon is a first-year medical student from La Habra, CA who graduated from Pitzer College with a degree in Human Biology and Chemistry. She is the 2021 LMSA UIM Liaison and Mentorship Match Co-Chair; she is also the SMEC representative on the Career Launch Operations Committee, a member of PRIDE-MED, and a PRIME-US student. Her interests include health disparities research, health policy, anti-oppressive MedEd, and student advocacy. In her free time, she enjoys swimming, painting, and thrift shopping.