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The 2015-2016 Rolf C. Syvertsen Fellow and Scholars


Six members of the Class of 2016 at the Geisel School of Medicine were selected as the Rolf C. Syvertsen Scholars for 2015-2016 academic year this fall, with one of the students, Cynthia K. Hahn (far right), also honored as Syvertsen Fellow. The four scholars who attended a dinner in their honor at Hanover Inn include (from left) Wade Harrison, Emily Atwood, Bryan Pyfer, and Hahn. (photo by Tom McNeill)


Meet Syvertsen Fellow Cynthia K. Hahn, PhD’14, Med’16 
“All I wanted for my eighth birthday was a microscope,” says Hahn, who spent many hours in her father’s virology lab as a young child. “I was fascinated by seeing squamous cells scraped from the side of my cheek under the microscope and was entertained for hours making ‘potions’ on the lab bench with colorful reagents and an assortment of beakers.” Read more...


2015-2016 Scholars:
Emily Atwood
Katerina Byanova
Cynthia Hahn
Wade Harrison
Bryan Pyfer
Aaron Steen


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