Jessica C. Chuang, MSII
Recipient of the AACAP Summer
Medical Student Fellowship

The UCSD School of Medicine is proud to announce that Jessica C. Chuang, MSII, is among the seven medical students who were honored as recipients of the AACAP Summer Medical Student Fellowships supported by AACAP's Campaign for America's Kids. The news was released from Washington, D.C. on September 29, 2011.

The AACAP Summer Medical Student Fellowships, supported by AACAP's Campaign for America's Kids, offer a chance for medical students to explore a career in child and adolescent psychiatry, gain valuable work experience, and meet leaders in the field of child and adolescent psychiatry. The fellowship opportunity provides up to $3,500 for 12 weeks of clinical or research training under a child and adolescent psychiatrist mentor. The fellowships are administered through the AACAP Department of Research, Training, and Education, and the Training and Education Committee under the direction of Jeffrey Hunt, M.D.

The summer medical student fellows will present their research during AACAP's 58th Annual Meeting, October 18-23, 2011 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Congratulations and best wishes to Jessica Chuang, MS2 from the Black Academic Community!