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South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine

Tej Mehta is a first-year medical student at the University of South Dakota-Sanford School of Medicine. He received a B.S. in biochemistry and a minor in leadership from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2015. His research experience includes small-molecule radionuclide/fluorescent cancer targeting agents, stem cell therapy, and biostatistics/epidemiology. He is currently pursuing research in immunologic cancer targeting agents. His hobbies include obstacle course racing and rock climbing. He is a recipient of a 2017 Air Force-Health Professionals Scholarship Program.


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