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ARCS Atlanta Scholar Alum to Complete Residency at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Posted on Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Courtney Pollard, III, was an ARCS Scholar at Morehouse College during the 2005-2006 academic year. Dr. Pollard received his B.S. in Biology in 2006 then went on to receive his M.D./Ph.D. from the University of Virginia in 2014. He is currently an intern physician at MedStar Harbor Hospital in Baltimore and plans to move to Houston this summer to complete his residency in radiation oncology at the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, which has the top ranked residency program in this field.

When discussing his selection as an ARCS Scholar, Dr. Pollard says “I consider it one of my greatest achievements thus far and I am immensely proud to count myself as one of the amazing group of students that your organization selected to receive this award.”

More information on Dr. Pollard and his recent publications can be found on his LinkedIn page.


Courtney Pollard, III, M.D./Ph.D. 
ARCS Scholar
Morehouse College