A new perspective on medicine

Belarus-born medical student Ilya Sakharuk pursues his passion through scholarship

By Tyler Francischine
Ilya Sakharuk age 4 Belarus Ilya Sakharuk pictured at age 4 in Brest, Belarus.
Ilya Sakharuk white coat Ilya Sakharuk and his classmates received their white coats in a ceremony at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts during their first year of medical school in 2015.