Samara Fox

MD Candidate


Yale School of Medicine


Samara Fox (MD 2019) co-led YSM’s LGBTQI student group, OutPatient, her MS1 year. In a previous life she worked as an attorney with LGBTQI asylum seekers, and is currently working with YSM’s Center for Asylum Medicine and IRIS, Connecticut’s largest refugee resettlement agency, on research projects related to health literacy and LGBTQI immigrant mental health. More broadly she is interested in global health, emergency medicine, and medical simulation.

Education & Training

JD, MPH Harvard Law School, Harvard School of Public Health, Health Law and Policy (2013)