Congratulations Anael Rizzo for Getting Accepted into Medical School!

Congratulations Anael Rizzo (NCIRE Research Assistant III), who was recently accepted to the MD and Masters joint degrees program at the David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) at UCLA!  Additionally, she will be receiving a full scholarship [the David Geffen Medical Student Scholarship], the highest honor awarded to entering medical students!  Way to go Anael!  The rigorous selection process for this prestigious merit scholarship award was based upon Anael’s demonstrated academic excellence, leadership, and exceptional promise.  Anael has been working with our Division since 2019, supporting Drs. Mike Steinman, Rebecca Brown, Rebecca Sudore and the PREPARE Team on various research projects.