Avid dancer and surfer
Anna Pasternak is a nurse practitioner who cares for patients undergoing breast reconstruction.
Pasternak earned her master's degree in nursing at UCSF. Before joining the UCSF Breast Care Center, she worked in medical dermatology and hospice. Prior to her career in health care, she earned her bachelor's degree at Harvard College and completed a Fulbright scholarship in Mexico City. She also founded the nonprofit Movement Exchange, which provides free dance education in the United States, Panama, Brazil and India.
UCSF, MS, Nursing, 2018