Grad begins medical career in Africa

Work in rural clinic will be a challenge

Michael Avesar

While most college graduates look forward to hitting the pavement in search of a high-paying job, Michael Avesar will instead donate his time as an intern at a rural medical clinic in Kakamega, Kenya, through the Foundation for Sustainable Development, a nonprofit health organization.
Avesar, 22, grew up in Agoura Hills and graduated with honors from UC San Diego with a degree in premedical biology. He hopes to one day become a doctor specializing in infectiou...

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