Taleena Nadkarni is a student at New York University, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and global public health. She has interned at a variety of health care settings, including the VA NY Harbor Health Care System and the LegalHealth department of the New York Legal Assistance Group. She enjoys writing about health, science and medical ethics.
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