Holly Smith is currently in her third undergraduate year at the University of Western Ontario. She is pursuing an honours specialization in physiology, and hopes to attend medical school in the future. Holly has developed an interest in medical research, having spent the past two years working with research physicians at Toronto Western Hospital. Through her work she has written several scientific articles that have been published in peer-reviewed journals. An avid musician, she has played piano for the past 12 years and obtained her grade 8 certificate. She also enjoys skiing, soccer, writing, travel, tutoring, and volunteering with children.