Co-Founders and Editors in Chief
Isaac is a Sophomore honors student at Yeshiva College majoring in biology. He co-founded the YU Journal of Medicine and Dentistry with the goal of providing a forum for students in Yeshiva University to exhibit their scientific research. As an Editor in Chief of the journal and a Club President, he spearheads the editorial process and directs the editorial board and writers. Additionally, he constructs layout and graphic design for the printed journal and develops the website. Following college, Isaac plans to attend medical school. Outside of the journal, Isaac is a board member of the YU Medical Ethics Society, works as a TA for the biology department, and serves as an RA. In his free time, he is passionate about conducting climate change advocacy and enjoys playing ultimate frisbee.
Naomi is a Senior Honors student at Stern College for Women majoring in Biology. Naomi was motivated to co-found the YU Journal of Medicine and Dentistry to create a community of passionate writers who are interested in gaining experience toward scientific research and writing. As an Editor-in-Chief of the Journal and a Club President, she manages the team of editors and writers and puts special emphasis on helping the club members achieve their personal goals for the publication. Naomi plans to attend dental school with an aspiration for general dentistry. Outside of the journal, Naomi is the President of the Pre-Dental Club, a board member of the Pre-Health Society and has participated in various laboratory research experiences in the US and internationally.
Shaina is a Senior at Stern College majoring in biochemistry and minoring in sociology/public health. As a managing editor, she oversees the editing of paper submissions from the Beren Campus. Following college, she plans to attend medical school and pursue a career in medicine and research. Outside of the journal, she is a member of YU’s women’s fencing team, the VP of clubs on student council, a board member in several YU clubs, a licensed EMT, and has experience in clinical research.