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First-Generation and Low-Income in Medicine Association (FGLIMed)

The First Generation and Low-income in Medicine Association (FGLIMed) at the Carver college of medicine is dedicated to supporting first-generation college graduates and low-income pre-medical students, medical students, physicians, and faculty members who identify as FGLI. Our goal is to provide first-generation students with broadened academic and professional networking opportunities and advocacy. We strive to promote the well-being and community among medical students who are first-generation and/or from low-income backgrounds.

Leadership Board: 

Michelle Bremer - Co-President and Founder
Garrick Gama - Co-President 
Betty Tu - Vice President 
Maddy Kroeger - Social Activities Director 
Priynt Patel - Professional Development Director 
Aline Thiengmany - Advocacy Involvement Director
Yumeng Engelking - Public Relations Director
Nicole del Castillo, MD - Faculty Advisor
Denise Martinez, MD - Faculty Advisor