Katie Wilcox

Katie is a medical student from Cornell University who is taking a year to work with Maya Health Alliance as a research fellow. She is working on a study of chronic kidney disease in rural Guatemala and is also interested in nutrition as well as women’s health. In her free time, Katie enjoys a wide range of outdoor activities including  hiking, climbing, and swimming. She recently returned from a trip where she and other Maya Health staff climbed Volcan San Pedro on the edge of Lake Atitlan.