Reetu Syal, 1994, biology major, justice and peace minor.
After graduation, Reetu studied medicine at the University of Minnesota. Reetu spent time with relatives in India before beginning her medical studies. She hoped eventually to practice medicine among the poor in India.
She worked together with Jacqueline Dinusson to bring the physician Patch Adams to speak at the University of Minnesota about his Gesundheit Institute. See the feature film titled "Patch Adams."
As an obstetric-gynecologist, she is especially sought out by patients from India.