Sarah Schear, MS, MS4
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Sarah is a fourth year medical student at the UCSF School of Medicine, and a graduate of the UC Berkeley – UCSF Joint Medical Program. Prior to medical school, she studied Anthropology at Amherst College, lived in North India for two years, and worked with a psychiatrist in rural Alabama running supportive programs for youth and older adults, and with the ACLU of Southern California’s Reproductive Justice and Jails Projects. Her love for communities in India, Alabama and California on the front lines of climate change motivates her advocacy work. She is co-Founder of Climate Health Now, a network of health professionals organizing for climate action in California, and Co-Chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics, California Chapter 1 Committee on Climate Change. She is so excited to connect with medical students across the country and to support our collective participation in the climate movement!