Rachel Phillips is a senior at Penn State University majoring in Biobehavioral Health with a minor in Human Development and Family Studies. She is currently enrolled in an integrated Master’s in Public Health through Penn State College of Medicine with a concentration in Epidemiology and Biostatistics. She recently interned at the Nationalities Service Center in Philadelphia, PA as a Health Access Intern. During this internship, Rachel assisted refugees from Afghanistan and other countries gain access to healthcare. This included medical appointments, insurance, and eye care. She has been a research assistant at Penn State exploring factors related to health policy and the Affordable Care Act. In the future, she plans to work towards a career to help minimize health disparities. Rachel is excited to join NMAC to help educate and fight the HIV/AIDS crisis.