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Searching for a cure

Original post made on Aug 2, 2013

A Mountain View High School graduate has begun a prestigious fellowship to study neuroscience at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, August 2, 2013, 1:28 PM

Comments (4)

Posted by Mary, a resident of Martens-Carmelita
on Aug 2, 2013 at 2:38 pm

My very best wishes to this talented dedicated young woman. I'm betting she'll make a huge difference in her chosen career. Her skills plus her personal history vav neurological issues are an unstoppable combo.


Posted by Brent Harrison, a resident of another community
on Aug 2, 2013 at 2:49 pm

I was fortunate to have coached a local MV AYSO youth soccer team with Christine the year after her father passed (while she was still at MVHS). Her younger brother and my oldest son were both on the team. In all my years of playing sports and coaching and tutoring youths, this proved to be one of my more meaningful and memorable experiences - working regularly with Christine. I admire her and am confident that she will have a positive impact - she is bright, driven, sweet, strong responsible and a very positive role model.


Posted by Harvardmom, a resident of Monta Loma
on Aug 2, 2013 at 9:44 pm

Another of Mountain View's pubic-school-educated students is doing great things. What a wonderful story. Congratulations to Christine, her family, and MVHS.


Posted by incognito, a resident of Waverly Park
on Aug 5, 2013 at 5:29 pm

Thank you to the MV Voice for a story about one of our many local youth who are doing great things in life.

By the way, Chris Egerton, the student whose poor judgement about a Valentine's Day joke became headline news in the Voice, will be attending Oberlin College's Conservatory of Music in the fall to study cello performance.


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