Ethan Chang

High School Researcher, Summer 2021

Lab Position: K-12 Researcher (June 17, 2021 – July 23, 2021 - Belin Blank Center Secondary Student Training Program ) 

Ethan is a rising senior in high school with interests in computer programming, biotechnology, and engineering. He will be developing a code to be able to determine tissue scattering at a variety of laser wavelengths that the Toor lab is investigating for surgical and cancer treatment applications.

Past experiences: Ethan has been involved with building a smart vehicle from scratch that uses AI and sensors to distribute salt strategically when it snows. He fixed computers for charity fundraising. His leadership experiences involve: President of the Middlesex School AI Club, Co-President of the Middlesex School Computer Programming Club, and Chief Writer for the Middlesex School Newspaper, The Anvil.

Honors and awards: Recipient of the Gold Presidential Volunteer Service Award in 2017 and 2020, the AP Scholar Award in 2020 and Academic High Honors 4 times and Academic Honors 1 time from the Middlesex School.

High School: Middlesex School in Concord, Massachusetts, USA

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