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Milken Scholar 2003
Scholar Profile

Lalit Patel



Lalit graduated from Columbia University in 2007 with a bachelors degree in biomedical engineering. He then worked for the Prostate Cancer Foundation as a Research Coordinator and the University of Michigan as a Senior Laboratory Research Technician. In 2012, he joined the MD Anderson/UTHealth MD/PhD training program and is currently a Research Track Pathology Resident at Emory University where he is pursuing his passion for molecular diagnostics and genome biology.

High school:  California Academy of Math and Science


College Year Degree
Columbia University
New York, NY
2007 B.S. Biomedical Engineering: Cellular & Tissue
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
2010 M.S. Biomedical Engineering
University of Texas - Houston
Houston, TX
2022 M.D./Ph.D. Medicine