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: 

Co-President and Founder: Michelle Bremer
Co-President: Garrick Gama
Vice President: Betty Tu
Public Relations Director: Yumeng Engelking
Professional Development Director: Holly Hemann
Advocacy Involvement Director: Aline Thiengmany
Podcast Coordinator/Host: Michael Zhu
Community Service Director: Scott Lorimor