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Kofi Mensah, MD PhD is currently in his final year of residency in the Yale physician-scientist training program (PSTP) with a clinical fellowship in rheumatology and post-doctoral research fellowship in immunobiology to follow.
Dr Mensah is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha and Phi Beta Kappa honor societies.
has mentored high school, undergraduate, graduate and medical students.
As part of his mentorship role, he served as a judge for the 2011 New York City Science and Engineering Fair for high school students.
has also lectured for junior medical students on the topic of immune hypersensitivity reactions.
Dr Mensah has been involved with APSA since 2005, when he served as the institutional representative from the University of Rochester.
In 2006, he joined the APSA public relations committee where he served as co-editor of the Phi-Psi newsletter (2007-2008).
From 2008-2009, he was co-president of the public relations committee and member of the APSA executive council.
Beginning in 2014, he serves on the Board of Directors with a strong interest in the physician-scientist career pipeline and establishing partnerships with specialty societies.