Sujay Ratna graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Rutgers University where he earned a B.S. in Biology, with minors in sociology and chemistry. At the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, he is actively engaged in research to detect glioblastoma mutations using digital PCR which served as the basis for his Senior Honors Thesis. Additionally, as an active Civic Scholar for the Office of Civic Engagement, Sujay volunteered over 300 hours annually with Cooper University Hospital as a Health Outreach Associate. On campus, Sujay was a teaching assistant for general physics, a peer tutor, and the Co-Founder and President of Rutgers South Asian Appreciation for Tradition & Heritage. Furthermore, he was selected as a Gates-Cambridge, Marshall, and Truman Scholarship Finalist. In the summer of 2022, Sujay will attend the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. In the future, Sujay intends to work at the intersection of medicine, research, and public health policy as a physician. In his free time, Sujay enjoys playing baseball, watching Jeopardy!, and following Kansas City sports teams.