Tyler Lian

Lead PPN: Plastic/Hand Surgery

Tyler is a 1st year MD student, interested in supporting health equity and community-driven systems change. Originally from Connecticut, he graduated from Duke University in 2020 with a BS in Mathematics and minors in Statistics and Chemistry. Before medical school, he worked as a research aide at Duke Population Health Sciences, studying and evaluating programs that address the social determinants of health in clinical settings. At Penn, in addition to his role as Lead PPN at CSH, he serves as a research fellow at the Center for Health Equity Advancement (CHEA) and the education/advocacy chair for the Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA). In his free time, Tyler is trying to learn how to dance and play basketball.