Rachna is a second year anthropology student at UCLA. Her research area of focus in the NEIL lab is behavioral analysis of rodents suffering from a traumatic brain injury. Rachna is on UCLA's Indian classical dance team called Taara. Along with being involved with research and dance, Rachna works as a medical scribe under cardiologist Dr. Dandillaya and is the co-founder of the Mithil Prasad Foundation. She also loves spending time outdoors and being around family and friends.