Rajiv Karani: 2019-2020
Rajiv was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and is currently an MD candidate at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. This year he will be leading several projects exploring the role of interactive virtual reality for preoperative planning, novel CT protocols for the workup of hematuria, and stone volume in the management of urolithiasis.
Lillian Xie: 2019-2020
Lillian graduated cum laude from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. She is currently an MD Candidate at Emory School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. She is excited to be at UC Irvine working with Dr. Landman and Dr. Clayman after her third year of medical school. She is leading projects ranging from implicating the urinary microbiome in renal carcinoma to building interactive virtual reality platforms for preoperative surgical planning.