Brenna Cockburn

Educational background: BS in Cell Biology & Neuroscience with a Minor in Hispanic Studies

What is your title and role at your host site?

Patient Navigator at UPMC St. Margaret in Lawrenceville

Why did you join AmeriCorps/National Health Corps?

I wanted to make a difference in a new community during my time off after completion of my undergraduate degree.

What are you hoping to gain from your year of service?

I am really hoping to acquire a new set of skills that will benefit me as a future healthcare provider. I am also really looking forward to meeting new friends who have similar interests and exploring a new city.

What are your plans after AmeriCorps service?

I hope to begin medical school. I am applying for matriculation in the fall of 2019.

Where do you envision yourself in 5 years?

Hopefully in medical school and figuring out which type of medicine I would like to practice. I also hope to travel internationally within the next 5 years.

Home Town:
Bozeman, MT
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