"It’s such a tremendous privilege to get to be a part of someone’s medical training journey, especially to get to see them realize their full potential on USMLE exams."

About Jacob

Jacob graduated cum laude with Highest Honors from Harvard University with an SB in Bioengineering. He matriculated to the Duke Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD) in 2018 and is currently completing his PhD in Biomedical Engineering. He is a published author in the field of biomaterials, cardiac tissue engineering, and pediatric and congenital cardiac surgery.

Study and Qualifications

  • 2018

    SB, Harvard University

  • 2026

    Anticipated MD/PhD, Duke University

Scores

USMLE Step 1 | 239

USMLE Step 2 CK | 253

Specialty

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Experience

Years at Elite | 1

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Articles by Jacob

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