Based in Irvine, California, Ruhi Patil holds a master of science degree in global medicine from the University of Southern California. Ruhi Patil is currently working towards a doctorate degree in osteopathic medicine from the Western University of Health Sciences.
A doctor of osteopathic medicine candidate at the Western University of Health Sciences, Ruhi Patil builds upon an academic career that includes a master of science in global medicine/management from the University of Southern California and a bachelor of science in biology from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). While enrolled as UCLA, Ruhi Patil received a Chancellor’s Service Award.
Bestowed on an annual basis, the UCLA Chancellor’s Service Award honors graduating UCLA undergraduates who have made outstanding contributions to the University and/or the greater Los Angeles area through conscientious community service. …
A medical student at California’s Western University of Health Sciences who is currently studying osteopathy, Ruhi Patil previously held several leadership positions at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
Ruhi Patil assisted students who could not afford to buy all their textbooks. As the financial support commissioner of the Undergraduate Students Association Council (USAC), she informed professors of incentive programs that awarded them $1,000 or $2,500 if they assigned cheaper, open-source textbooks.
The average UCLA student spends $2,400 over 4 years to purchase conventional textbooks, reflecting a national trend. …