A Child Saved Becomes a Teen Hunting for Cures
September 08, 2014
Fourteen years ago, Loren Walensky, MD, PhD, diagnosed Kate Franklin with
leukemia. Over the summer Kate, now a 17-year-old aspiring doctor, was an
intern in the lab of the doctor who saved her life, The Boston Globe reports.
“Having the personal experience, it makes the research that we’re doing hit
close to home,” Kate tells the newspaper.