Dr. Yusef Jordan, MD
Washington U School of Medicine in St. Louis & Harvard University
- Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
- Harvard University
Yusef Jordan is a current medical student at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, where he is interested in pursuing a career in Orthopedic Surgery. Prior to medical school, he graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Neurobiology and minor in Economics. He has conducted research throughout high school, undergraduate, and medical school in areas such as health policy and quality improvement as it pertains to neuroimaging, neurodegenerative disease, and metastatic spinal disease. He took some time in between undergraduate and medical school to work as a clinical intern at UCLA, where he had opportunities to conduct research, shadow physicians, and participate in conferences. He also worked for a private tutoring company, tutoring students in a variety of high school and college, the ACT, SAT, and Subject Exams.
Yusef is very passionate about education and plans to pursue a career in academic medicine. He has participated in mentorship programs throughout undergraduate and medical school, and enjoys the bonds he forms with his mentees. He understands the difficulties and challenges facing people who want to have a career in medicine, and wants to support these people in their endeavors in any way he can.