Clinical Research Assistant, Geisinger Health System

Chris Valente '13

After graduating from Bucknell in December 2013, Chris began working on a project in the Gastroenterology Department at Geisinger. The project is a study of the effectiveness and necessity of the Cholescintigraphy (HIDA) scan for diagnosing gallstones. Chris is applying to MD/Ph.D. programs in biostatistics and bioinformatics and hopes to begin a career in medical research.