Meghan Long has a unique middle name story. Her middle name is “Vannary”, which is the female version of her father’s name, “Sovanna”, and it means “princess” in Khmer, which is her family’s native language. Meghan is from Middletown, CT and graduated from Mercy High School. At UConn she’s a physiology and neurobiology major with a minor in psychological sciences. This summer she was an Inpatient Ambassador at Middlesex Hospital and worked at Middlesex Gastroenterology Associates. She has also shadowed in pediatric surgery, radiation oncology, dermatology, and anesthesiology, which is her favorite.