Chemistry major Kofi Acheampong's thesis offers valuable insights into both the field of biochemistry and the act of research. He is now working at the Perelman School of Medicine as a research specialist in the lab of Sydney Shaffer.
Haverford attracts intellectually curious, independent learners who value honesty, collaboration, and above all, new ways of seeing and improving the world.
As you perform real-world research and immerse yourself in hands-on learning, you'll work side-by-side with professors who are at the top of their fields.
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