Trustee Panek

Susan E. Panek

Chicago university

Ms. Susan E. Panek of Chicago, Illinois, is currently a senior majoring in Biological Sciences with a Pre-Medicine concentration in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and is a member of the Honors College. Her ongoing leadership experiences include serving as the president of the Women in Science and Engineering; student cochair of the Chancellor's Committee on the Status of Women; senior health educator, teaching students in under-resourced high schools a health curriculum; and many more. Ms. Panek conducts laboratory research in the Department of Microsurgery and Orthopedics and clinical research in the Department of Emergency Medicine. She was also selected to work as a teaching assistant in the College of Applied Health Sciences.

Ms. Panek notes that it is an honor and a privilege to serve as the student member of the Board of Trustees for the Chicago university.