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Sofia Alzugaray Orellana

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Bio

Hi! My name is Sofia, and I'm a rising Junior at the University of Portland interested in research and on the Pre-Med track, majoring in Biology and minoring in chemistry and psychology.

Education

University of Portland

Bachelor's degree program
2022 - 2026
  • Majors:
    • Biology, General
    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
  • Minors:
    • Chemistry
    • Psychology, General

Corvallis High School

High School
2018 - 2022

Miscellaneous

  • Desired degree level:

    Doctoral degree program (PhD, MD, JD, etc.)

  • Graduate schools of interest:

  • Transfer schools of interest:

  • Majors of interest:

    • Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
    • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
    • Chemistry
    • Psychology, General
  • Planning to go to medical school
  • Career

    • Dream career field:

      Medicine

    • Dream career goals:

      Physician/ Researcher

      Sports

      Volleyball

      Varsity
      2018 – 20224 years

      Awards

      • Honorable mention as DS

      Swimming

      Junior Varsity
      2018 – 20191 year

      Tennis

      Club
      2019 – Present5 years

      Awards

      • 4th place at districts/ state Qualifiers

      Research

      • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

        Oregon Health & Science University — Qualitative Research Study on Health Disparities
        2024 – Present
      • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology

        Oregon State University — Research Intern
        2021 – 2021

      Public services

      • Advocacy

        Oregon Health & Sciences University — Crumpler Internship Intern
        2023 – 2024
      • Volunteering

        OHSU Visitors & Volunteers - General Medicine Good Night Program — 14C Medical Unit Volunteer
        2023 – Present
      • Volunteering

        OHSU Visitors & Volunteers — 14C General Medicine New Volunteers Trainer
        2024 – Present
      • Volunteering

        Oregon Food Bank
        2022 – Present

      Future Interests

      Advocacy

      Volunteering

      Philanthropy