IMG 4008
Milken Scholar 2018
Scholar Profile

Angelo Osofsky

Medicine

Biography

Angelo Osofsky is a Senior at Harvard University studying Human Developmental & Regenerative Biology with a minor in Global Health & Health Policy and Spanish. At Harvard, Angelo works as a nationally certified EMT with Crimson EMS, providing emergency medical care alongside Cambridge’s ambulance service. As a research assistant in the Whited Lab, Angelo investigating how the nervous system contributes to limb regeneration in axolotl salamanders and hope to identify factors driving systemic cell cycle re-entry. For the Summer of 2021, Angelo was awarded the Herchel Smith Undergraduate Fellowship to develop a novel method of culturing axolotl limb explants, which would establish the first in vitro model to research limb regeneration. Moreover, he provides company and enrichment activities to pediatric patients at Tufts Medical Center to relieve the effects of hospitalization on children as a board-member for Project Sunshine. In his spare time, Angelo also enjoys competing as a member of the Harvard Curling Club, which placed 3rd in the 2020 National College Curling Championships. Angelo graduated from Regis High School, an all-scholarship Jesuit high school with honors and accelerated curriculum. Angelo looks forward to a career in Medicine.


High school:  Regis High School

Degrees

College Year Degree
Harvard College
Cambridge, MA
2022 S.B. Human Developmental & Regenerative Biology