Meet the PH116 Coordinators!

Ananya Krishnapura


Ananya Krishnapura is a junior pursuing a major in Molecular and Cell Biology with an emphasis in Immunology & Pathogenesis. This will be her fourth semester with HMAP, after one semester as a PH116 TA and two semesters as Homework Coordinator for the course. PH116 offers students the invaluable opportunity to engage in critical discussions with their peers, and Ananya is honored to be able to serve as a course coordinator for this upcoming year. Outside of PH116, Ananya enjoys volunteering with elementary- and high-school students and is one of the Co-Editors for the Interviews Department of the Berkeley Scientific Journal. In her free time, she loves reading and catching up on late-night comedy/talk shows.

McKensie Lara


Hi I’m McKensie and I’m a Public Health 116 co-coordinator. I’m a fourth year majoring in Society and Environment with an emphasis in justice and sustainability and a double minor in Journalism and Global Public Health.