Touro University California
Lucinda (Lucy) Kurzava Kendall M.S., OMS-IV, is a medical student at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Vallejo, California. She completed her undergraduate education in Nutrition Science with honors from Purdue University. Subsequently, she was awarded Masters Student of the Year in 2017 by the Purdue University College of Health and Human Sciences for her graduate work in Cancer Epigenetics and Nutriepigenomics. Since discovering the field of physiatry as a medical student, she has adamantly pursued spinal cord injury and neurorehabilitation research and serves on the AOCPMR Student Council Education Committee. She is currently applying for a physiatry residency, with special interests in spine, spinal cord injury, neurorehabilitation, and osteopathic manipulative treatment.