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Scott graduated from Lafayette College with a major in biology and minor in Spanish. From there, he joined a lab through the Department of Surgery and Microbiology at MUSC as a research specialist where he worked to design and conduct experiments involving the tolerance induction of transplanted organs using nanoparticles as a form of targeted drug delivery. As a recipient of many honors, including induction into the AOA honor society, Scott is most proud of being selected as “class friendliest” by his over 800 high school peers. Scott is interested in a future career as a Gastroenterologist and clinician educator.

Scott continues to enjoy playing lacrosse and World War II history.


Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
Undergraduate: Lafayette College

Scott Esckilsen