Recipient profiles

Pahul Hanjra

Fulbright, 2017, Norway

During her time as a Fulbright student scholar, Pahul plans to explore the genetic link between endometrial cancer and obesity at the University of Bergen. To supplement her research and engage with the community, Pahul will participate in the Buddy Bergen Program, wherein international students are paired with Norwegian students to help them learn about life in Bergen. Upon her return to the U.S., Pahul plans to enroll in an MD/PhD dual-degree program to train as an oncologist and cancer biologist. Pahul previously received dual undergraduate degrees in Chemistry and Philosophy from VCU in 2016.