On the Cancer Frontlines
In his second summer at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Liang “Adrian” Chang continued cutting edge research into breast cancer metastasis.
Big Data and Public Health
As a data scientist at the Minnesota Department of Health, Akanksha Dua contributed to a healthier Minnesota.
Zahrah Abdul-Shakur and Samia Habli stretched their previous research skills and developed new ones through Minnesota’s Regenerative Medicine Internship Program.
Homelessness & Health
Chidyaonga Shalita found community-based research with the homeless to be a powerful complement to laboratory research.
Working under Macalester alumna Lisa Peterson, Tia Eskridge investigated the chemicals involved in smoking.
From Classroom to Lab
As part of the HHMI Young Researchers group, Jonathan Amezquita took to the lab, where he gained valuable research skills and new friends.
If you are interested in pursuing a career in the health professions, there are a number of resources available to you at Macalester College. Visit this site often for events, opportunities and information that will help you plan your college career and beyond.
In addition, we have a number of faculty members who are dedicated to advising students interested in pursuing careers in health and medicine. These health professions advisors often serve as additional resources to your academic advisor.
Health Professions Advising Team
O.T. Walter Professor of Biology
Director of Health Professions Advising
Patty Byrne Pfalz
Health Professions Alumni
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