Rachel Glassford is a graduate student at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services pursuing a Master of Public Health. Her MPH degree emphasizes Prevention and Community Health, particularly health programming development, implementation and evaluation. She completed her undergraduate education at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry. Prior to serving as Premedical Trustee, Rachel served as a Premedical Regional Director in 2011-2012. She also served as a Chapter Officer at her local UMN Twin Cities chapter for two years.
Rachel is also active on campus. As an undergraduate, she engaged in community health outreach programs for three years. She continued following this passion as a graduate student, serving on an interdisciplinary team to provide community health education to high school students in Southeast DC.
Rachel enjoys learning about the intersection between public health programming and primacy care provision as well as healthcare in rural areas. She also enjoys spending time rock climbing and hiking.