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Mentor Details
1. Name: Jordan Elman (MS)
2. Academic Program (e.g. MD, PhD, MD/PhD): MD
3. Email: jordan.elman@einstein.yu.edu
4. Gender: Male
5. Year of birth: 1988
6. List universities or colleges before Einstein: Emory University
7. Where you lived before Einstein: Livingston, NJ, Atlanta, GA
8. Prior careers: Substitute Teacher
9. If English isn't your first language, what is? English and currently learning medical Spanish
10. Hobbies (remember those?) I love listening to music/going to concerts/playing the saxophone and bass guitar. You can often find me at the gym running or playing racquetball. I recently started to learn how to golf at a nearby driving range. I love to travel and experience new cultures and food.
11. Academic Interest(s): Although I am unsure as to what kind of physician I would like to be, I have always been fascinated by cancer. This summer I am working in a lab looking at epigenetic modifications in Head and Neck Carcinoma caused by HPV.
12. Einstein Club Interests: Einstein Community Health Outreach (ECHO), Bronx Obesity Diabetes and You (BODY), Admissions Tour guide
13. Other info that might help describe you? I’m an easygoing person and very easy to talk to. I have a twin brother who is also in medical school.
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