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Ms. Kerina Ochieng

Ms. Kerina Ochieng was raised in Silver Spring, MD and attends the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP). She is pursuing a Bachelor's of Science degree in Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics with a concentration in Pre-Medicine, and expects to graduate May 2018. At the UMCP, she is a part of University's Gemstone Honors Program, where they focus on undergraduate interdisciplinary research. She is also a mentor for GEMS (Girls Excelling in Math and Science), an organization which ignites the interest for young girls pursuing a future STEM career. Upon graduation she plans to attend medical school and looks forward to helping and caring for those in disadvantaged communities.