Amgen Scholars Alumni in Action: Megan Krench

Dec 30, 2015 8:45 AM ET

At an Amgen Scholars alumni event held at MIT in spring 2015, we asked former Scholars how the Program has affected their career paths. Here’s what they told us.

Megan Krench

Host Institution: MIT, 2008

Current Status: PhD candidate in nueroscience

MIT’s Megan Krench says the Amgen Scholars Program opened her eyes to possible science careers outside academia. Megan’s current research at MIT focuses on the biological underpinnings of Huntington’s disease. After graduation, she plans to join CBT Advisors, a boutique life sciences consulting firm based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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