Diary of an MSTAR Student
Diary of an MSTAR Student

The MSTAR Program encourages medical students to consider a career in academic geriatrics by providing summer research and training opportunities. Follow these students as they journey through new experiences in the lab, classroom, and clinic.  Click here to read entries from previous years.

Diary of a 2014 MSTAR Student: Anthony Liccini

Sep 19
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Diary of a 2014 MSTAR Student: Anthony Liccini

Anthony Liccini, Saint Louis University School of Medicine My summer project through the MSTAR program has been truly memorable. I had the opportunity to work with Dr. John Morley and Dr. Theodore Malmstrom, two experts in the field of geriatrics, and investigate the negative effects of diabetes on the aging process. In addition, I was able to receive strong clinical exposure as I worked with patients at the Saint Louis University outpatient clinic. I encountered a variety of elderly, diabetic patients who were at different stages of aging.  I was amazed at how diabetes accelerated the aging process in…

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