Health equity means that everyone should have access to quality healthcare and the ability to lead a full life regardless of their sex, race or socioeconomic status.
Nicole Giusti is from New Canaan, Connecticut, USA. Most recently, Nicole worked at PatientsLikeMe, a company that empowers patients to optimize their medical decisions by providing them with digital tools for knowledge sharing. While in college, Nicole helped to start a club called CHAARG that promotes a healthy lifestyle and positive body image in college-aged women. She also used her love of photography to raise awareness of Camp Sunrise, a camp that invites children impacted by HIV/AIDS to spend a week in an environment free of negative stereotypes. While there, she helped to develop fundraising materials and her work was featured in A&U: America’s AIDS Magazine. Nicole attended Boston College, where she majored in marketing and information systems and minored in applied psychology.