Episcopal School of Jacksonville’s Adrian Zhu ’18 to Research Early Detection of Kidney Cancer at Mayo Clinic Florida

(Left to right) Marion Zeiner, Episcopal School of Jacksonville; Adrien Zhu, Episcopal School of Jacksonville; Nick Nicholson, Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation; Linda Ostoski, Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation; Dr. John “Al” Copeland III, PhD, Mayo Clinic

Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation has awarded Episcopal School of Jacksonville’s Adrien Zhu a $5000.00 grant to research the early detection of kidney cancer with researchers on campus at Mayo Clinic Florida.

The grant provides mentoring and financial support to Adrien who will design and conduct a scientific investigation to identify an early detection method for kidney cancer. Adrien will be working with researchers at the Mayo Clinic to design and conduct his scientific experiment during this 2016-2017 school year.

 Adrien is a member of the Honors Science Seminar Class taught by Marion Zeiner at Episcopal School of Jacksonville.