Medicine

Tanvi Chokshi

  • Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Tanvi Chokshi is a peer advisor for medicine and veterinary medicine. She is a fourth year pre-medical student pursing a Cell Biology Major and Spanish Minor. Along with advising, she is the Interactive Programming Coordinator for the UC Davis Pre-Health Conference. She is a part of two molecular research labs, which are part of the UCDSOM Neuroscience Department and UCDSOVM Ophthalmology Department. She is currently the co-president of the Emergency Medicine Xperience Club and Jhankaar Acapella at UC Davis.
Office Hours
Mondays and Wednesdays 5 - 7 pm
Tuesdays 4 - 5 pm

Adrienne Chan

  • Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Genetic Counseling, and Speech-Language Pathology
Adrienne Chan began at HPA at the front desk and now advises for Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Genetic Counseling, and Speech-Language Pathology. She will be graduating Winter 2019 with a B.S. in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior and a minor in Biomedical Engineering. She is currently doing research for a clinical trial for the UCDMC Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department for telepsychiatry. She considers HPA to be her family, and she loves all the people she has met and worked with! She aspires to clear any confusion surrounding how to get into one’s desired health profession.
Office Hours
Fall Quarter
Mondays: 12 - 1 pm
Thursdays: 9 - 10 am

Olivia Pollart

  • Medicine
Olivia is a senior studying Nutrition Science and Public Health. She hopes to become a pediatrician in the future. She is currently acting as the Nutrition director for RIVER, interning for team Davis, and researching stress and food consumption patterns. She enjoys running and trying out new food and coffee places with friends. 
Office Hours
Mondays: 12 - 1 pm, 2 - 3 pm
Tuesdays: 11 am - 1 pm

Zeltzin Serrano

  • Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, and Chiropractic Medicine
Zeltzin is a Third-Year English major with a possible emphasis on Creative Writing, and she hopes to become a Podiatrist one day. She works at HPA as a Peer Advisor for Pre-Med, Pre-Vet, and Chiro pre-requisites and experiences. She is currently an ambassador for the Pre-Health Ambassador Network (PHAN). In her free time, she enjoys painting, reading, spending time with friends, and binge-watching Netflix shows.
Office Hours
Mondays: 3 - 5 pm
Thursdays: 10 am -12 pm, 1-2 pm

Neeharika Muppa

  • Allopathic Medicine
Neeharika Muppa started working as a front desk staff at HPA, where she enjoyed spending her time around the welcoming staff, and is now a Peer advisor for Allopathic Medicine. She is a fourth year Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior major and is interested in pursuing a career in OBGYN/Peds. Neeharika has been a part of the Pre-Health Conference for the past two years, as an Osteopathic and the Marketing Chair respectively. She works at a lab that researches the effects of DKA in rats. She was also a Secretary for Pre-Med AMSA for the past two years and has done several HRIs in various departments. She is ready to share her college experience in order to better other peers' experiences!
Office Hours
Fall Quarter:
Mondays and Wednesdays: 4 - 7 pm