2015 Simrankaur Wahan
Milken Scholar 2015
Scholar Profile

Simrankaur Wahan

Public Health


Simrankaur "Simran" Wahan graduated from Columbia with a degree in psychology with a concentration in biological studies. Her interests lie in public health and human rights advocacy. While in college, Simran traveled to India to facilitate projects to destigmatize mental illness and work on drug-deaddiction, received a research fellowship to conduct research at Columbia Medical Center, and worked on developing mental health initiatives for communities of color with the NYC Department of Health. She currently works as a Clinical Research Coordinator at Columbia Medical Center for the NIH "All of Us" Precision Medicine program, and she loves creating mindfulness content in her free time.

High school:  Townsend Harris High School at Queens College


College Year Degree
Columbia University
New York, NY
2019 B.A. Psychology, Pre-Med