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Lucy Brunker
Medical Student
University of Utah School of Medicine

Lucille Brunker

Lucy received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a Minor in Chemistry from the University of Utah with a Research Scholar Designation.  Lucy is currently a medical student at the University of Utah School of Medicine, where she is studying to become a physician. She enjoys the balance medical school offers between being in the classroom, working in clinics, and carrying out research.

How has your participation in the Bioscience Program had an impact on your career?
The Bioscience Undergraduate Research Program helped me improve my public speaking skills and gave me a opportunity to understand research outside my field.

What advice would you give current students who aspire to follow a similar career path?
Follow your passion and do not to be discouraged by stress or setbacks.

What accomplishments are you most proud of (professionally and/or personally)?
Professionally, I am most proud of being accepted to the University of Utah School of Medicine. Personally, I am proud of myself every time I overcome my fears and try something new.

What do you enjoy doing with your free time?  Family?  Hobbies?  Interests?
I enjoy spending time with my friends and family- especially when hiking and on vacation. My favorite hobbies include horseback riding and snow boarding. 

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