Meet Our BSPH Students: The BSPH Program Ambassadors

Below are the Student Ambassadors for the BSPH program in Health Policy and Management. These current students are happy to answer questions you may have about the application process, the program, or student life in the Gillings School of Global Public Health. Just click on a name to start an email message.




Interests/ Career Goals

Public Health/ Other Health-Related Activities

Marissa Bane

Raleigh, NC

Healthcare Management and/ or Consulting

Malawi Burn Prevention Study, HESA Junior Rep, CSTART Student-Instructor, Vaccine Ambassadors, SHAC Get Covered Carolina, UNC Hospitals, Minority Health Conference

Rhea Wyse

Silver Spring, MD

Global Health and Medical School

Minority Health Conference, MAPS, DICE

Bays Coppedge

Cary, NC

Healthcare Administration

HESA, Timmy Global Health

Haley Grafton

Mebane, NC

Hospital Administration, Consulting

HESA, Duke Hospital

Johnson Beasley

Raleigh, NC

Hospital Administration, Global Health

HESA, BSPH Student Board

Preeya Patel

Charlotte, NC

Hospital and Physician Administration, Medical School

HESA, UNC Hospitals, Levine Cancer Institute

Arlington Heights, IL

Interested in CAM. Career in Global Health/ Community Health non-profit work

GlobeMed at UNC, Get Covered America Fellow, American Mock WHO

Alyssa Dakoriya

Greensboro, NC

Hospital Administration, Global Health

HESA, BSPH Student Board, Monarch Wellness Center

Pooja Patel

Indian Trail, NC


Vaccine Ambassadors, UNC Hospitals, HESA

Teddy Gonzalez

Fort Lauderdale, FL


AED Pre-Health Honors Society

Eerum Husain

Cary, NC

Hospital Administration

Ronald McDonald House

Rachel Hare

Chapel Hill, NC

Global Health, Non-Profit work in communities

SHAC, UNC Hospitals (Infectious Disease Clinic), Quintiles Pharmaceuticals

Ryan Nguyen

Raleigh, NC

Hospital Administration, Quality Improvement, Policy & Advocacy

UNC Hospitals, BSPH Student Board

Marnie Blalock

Newport News, VA


HESA, UNC Hospitals

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