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When Amy Stull, a 2000 graduate of Walkersville High School, began working in a
laboratory at the National Cancer
Institute (NCI) at Frederick, she likely did not know the role NCI would play
in her career.
Stull started at NCI as a Werner H. Kirsten (WHK) student intern after her junior
year of high school, working
in a lab as she prepared for a career in chemical engineering.
in The Poster Online.
The NCI at Frederick has about 3,000 government and contractor employees with a
of expertise in basic, translational, and preclinical research and
cancer and AIDS.
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