Serving Others Drives Grad Student's Research Ambition

In his native country of Trinidad and Tobago, Jelani Estrada ’22C was considered a shy and unassuming student. When he came to St. John’s University and confronted the COVID-19 pandemic, however, he quickly found his voice and a passion for giving back to the community.

jelanie estrada infront of wall graphic for New York Presbyterian Hospital

“This is one of the reasons I stayed at St. John’s. It has given me so many opportunities to learn what I like and to get plenty of community service experiences.”

Jelani Estrada ’22C
  • Master of Public Health
  • College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences