Stella Savarimuthu was raised in Brooklyn, N.Y. She received a B.A. in Spanish and Latin American Literature and Culture from New York University with a concentration in pre-medical studies. She received her medical degree from Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra University and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Stella has a strong interest in global health, and has worked in the Dominican Republic, Peru, Switzerland, Kenya, and Botswana. She is excited to continue her passion for critical care and global health at Yale New Haven Hospital as a Pulmonary and Critical Care fellow.