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Vivian is a medical student at the University of British Columbia recognized as a National Schulich Scholar, TEDx speaker. Locally, she heads her own non-profit organization, The HOPE Initiative Foundation which works with marginalized communities. She most recently was a co-founder of the BC COVID-19 Medical Student Response Team mobilizing thousands of students in Canada, US, and Australia. She spent the past summers in South Africa and Zimbabwe implementing the WHO HealthWISE toolkit to prevent infectious disease transmission for workers in low-resource settings and worked at the WHO Headquarters in Geneva in the Special Programme for Tropical Diseases Research. Vivian hopes to dedicate her life to improving healthcare accessibility and reducing social inequalities for vulnerable population groups.