Summer Explore is an optional period of scholarship between the first and second years of medical school.
UCSF School of Medicine student, Alexander Craig, has been selected by the American Society of Hematology (ASH) as one of five medical students to receive the 2019-2020 ASH Physician-Scientist Career Development Award. This award allows students to gain research experience in hematology under the mentorship of an ASH member. Through June 30, 2020, Craig will be immersed in hematology, spending more than 80 percent of his time conducting research. He has received a total award amount of $42,000, to help cover supplies, insurance, educational expenses, salary, and meeting attendance.
On November 11, UCSF medical student Kyle Lakatos received the inaugural Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)/Darrell G. Kirch, MD Scholarship. Through an extremely competitive, multi-faceted review process, Kyle was selected for this prestigious scholarship because of his exemplary record of community service and leadership.