Students Start a Summer Steeped in Science

Twenty-seven high school students have arrived at Cedars-Sinai for a sneak peek at what their future selves may be doing if they pursue careers in biomedical research. Their preview comes courtesy of Cedars-Sinai’s Minors in Research program.

Students participating in this summer's Minors in Research program are: (first row, from left) Louise Vinokour, Notre Dame Academy; Adela Hernandez, Alexander Hamilton High School; Anita Anand, Harvard-Westlake School; Brennan Chuang, Agoura High School; Jiho Kim, Fairfax Senior High School; Jamie Lee, New Roads School; Katherine Samuel, Palisades Charter High School; Spencer Zaid, Palisades Charter High School; and Etai Koronyo, La Cañada High School; (second row, from left) Jessica Yang, Palisades Charter High School; Isabella Lacsina, Westlake High School; Ruby Ehrlich, Archer School for Girls; Mia Grossman, Beverly Hills High School; Casey Duan, South High School; Saya Davani, Palisades Charter High School; Melissa Pflug, Campbell Hall; and Isabella Huang, Harvard-Westlake School; (third row, from left) Benjamin Taylor, Brentwood School; Richard Medina, Cathedral High School; Eric Diaz, Eagle Rock High School; Andrew Kwon, Clark Magnet High School; Anna Fotinich, Math and Science College Preparatory; Justin McCaskill, Troy High School; and Angel Emodi, Hawthorne Math and Science Academy. (Program participants not pictured: Diana Arutyunyan, Ulysses S. Grant High School; Shane Brunswick, Milken Community Schools; and Jordan Feldman, Marymount High School.)