2013 Scholar

Layton A. Lamsam
Stanford University

Layton A. Lamsam
Layton Lamsam is an enrolled Osage from Pawhuska, Oklahoma. He is a junior majoring in biology and doing research in T cell immunology. He is involved in Stanford's Native community where he co-chaired Stanford Powwow, established the Indigenous Health Week speaker series, and is the president of Natives in Medicine. He plans to become a physician and develop technology and policy that can improve healthcare delivery in Indian country. In his spare time, Layton is a portrait photographer, country/folk musician, and an avid outdoorsman.

How can you describe a weekend of student leaders from across the U.S. with an intense passion to change the world? The Orientation was a phenomenal experience to meet and build connections that I'm sure will last a lifetime.

Emily Bacha, 2009 Udall Scholar


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