Meet the Class of 2016

37 members representing 35 groups

Jane Dobkin

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Major: Biological Basis of Behavior (BBB)

Activities & Honors:

  • President/Choreographer – Penn Dance Company
  • Social Chair/Choreographer – Strictly Funk
  • Research Assistant – Neurobiology of Stress Lab (CHOP)
  • Irene and Eric Simon Brain Research Foundation Summer Fellow
  • Volunteer/Research Assistant – Abramson Cancer Center, Patient and Family Services (HUP)
  • Osiris Senior Society
  • OAX Society

Favorite Book: Harry Potter (always)
Favorite Movie: Shutter Island and Dirty Dancing
Favorite Food: Will eat anything and everything!

Plans After Penn: To do research in mental health – specifically mood/affective disorders and suicide prevention. I’d also love the chance to go off the map (read: delete my Facebook and travel) before applying to medical school!