Ms. Sher Isada is a senior University Scholars major studying poverty studies, public health, and medical humanities at Baylor University. After graduation, she plans to attend medical school.
Ms. Isada is a part of Baylor’s inaugural class of Solid Gold Neighbor Research Fellows, which aims to tie civic needs with academic research to overall help the Greater Waco community. She works in Dr. Matt Asare’s lab addressing healthcare disparities related to cervical cancer education and prevention.
Born in the Philippines, Ms. Isada is passionate about different cultures and serves as a cross-cultural global engagement peer leader. In addition, her commitment to helping underserved communities has led her to be named as a Shepherd Scholar. Additionally, she serves as a student representative on Baylor’s Honor Council. She also is part of the Baylor pre-health leadership team, serving as a pre-health mentor and resources director. She is a tutor for the Student-Athlete Center for Excellence and is a violinist in the Baylor Symphony Orchestra.
Ms. Isada attends Fellowship Bible Church in Waco.