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Congressman Tom MacArthur

Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey

MacArthur Recognizes Future Medical Professionals

June 15, 2016
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur today recognized eight high school students in New Jersey’s Third Congressional District that have been chosen to represent the state as delegates at the Congress of Future Medical Leaders convention in Massachusetts from June 25 to June 27, 2016.

The program is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become physicians or go into medical research fields.  All delegates are nominated by their teachers or the Academy based on proven academic excellence and a demonstrated desire to enter the medical profession. The purpose of this event is to honor, inspire, motivate and direct top tier students in our country to go after their goals.

“I am pleased to recognize the commitment of eight bright young New Jersey students to the medical research field,” said Congressman MacArthur. “I know you will represent our state well and your motivation to succeed will inspire many. You have all demonstrated academic excellence, drive and determination – you are the future of New Jersey’s medical talent. You should all be proud of your achievements, best of luck as you pursue your career in the medical field.”

  • Iyanna Cavicchio - Cherokee High School, Marlton
  • Casey Finnegan - Toms River High School, Toms River
  • Nyera Hamid - Burlington Township High School, Burlington
  • Judith Hynes - Barnegat High School, Barnegat
  • Rebecca Lachance - Shawnee High School, Medford
  • Olivia Radwell Bishop Eustace Preparatory School, Medford
  • Nala Sallie, Willingboro
  • Rutvik Shah - Northern Burlington Reign High School, Chesterfield