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Host University: The University of TokyoHome University: Tecnológico de MonterreyAmgen Scholar Year: 2018Major: BiotechnologyExpected Graduation: December 2019
Journey to Science
How did you become interested in science?
Nearly 4,000 Undergraduates From More Than 700 Colleges and Universities Have Participated to Date
Alumni Pursuing Advanced Scientific Degrees and Careers Across the U.S. and Globe
The University of Tokyo
PROGRAM DATESJune 14 - August 10, 2016
APPLICATION DEADLINEFebruary 1, 2016
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When most undergrads think back on ‘summer vacations’, they may associate them with sleeping in late, heading to the beach and spending free time watching Netflix.
"I have been studying Japanese for eight years, and the ability to use my language skills and conduct science is incomparable to any other experience I have ever had."
“This has helped me confirm my decision to strive for an M.D. – Ph.D. as I have seen the way in which research and medicine coincide and reinforce each other.”
Host University: The University of TokyoHome University: Harvard UniversityAmgen Scholar Year: 2015Major: Human Developmental and Regenerative BiologyExpected Graduation: 2017
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