2022 Medical Student Scholars
Aysenur (Ayse) Musaogullari graduated summa cum laude from John Carroll University with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and a minor in Peace, Justice, and Human Rights. Prior to joining Pritzker, Ayse performed clinical and translational research in glaucoma at the Havener Eye Institute in Columbus, Ohio. During this time, she also partnered with a non-profit organization and worked on several projects to improve health access and literacy for refugees and asylum seekers.
At Pritzker, Ayse is the incoming Co-Director of the Maria Shelter Free Clinic, which serves women and children experiencing homelessness on the South Side. Ayse is also on the board leading the Middle Eastern and North African Medical Student Association and the Ophthalmology Interest Group. Currently, she is exploring her research and clinical interests in ophthalmology and global health.