Tina Karimaghaie '25

Bio/Description

Tina Karimaghaie is a junior concentrating in Medical Anthropology with a certificate in Global Health and Health Policy. As a pre-medical student, her academic pursuits are grounded in the dynamic intersections of healthcare accessibility and quality of care. Her current independent work is centered on the multifaceted physical, social, and personal challenges faced by pediatric and adult patients following a cancer diagnosis.

Coming from a diverse background, Tina, an Iranian woman, was born in Germany and raised in Nashville, TN. Her ultimate career aspiration is to promote holistic, universal healthcare on a global scale, while embracing intercultural perspectives and models of care. Tina is an active member of the Compassionate Medicine Fellowship and the DEI Committee of her eating club, as well as a Hatch Teaching Fellow and Tutor.