HOSA Student wins First in State with Photograph of Scientists & Ghost Heart

Michael E. Debakey High School for Health Professions student, Reese Jacobs Neal, competed in the State Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) Medical Photography Competition and placed 1st place overall for his photo entry of THI scientist and bio-artificial “ghost heart” from Dr. Doris Taylor’s Regenerative Medicine Research Laboratory.

HOSA, an international student organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, provides a unique program of leadership development, motivation, and recognition exclusively for secondary, postsecondary, adult, and collegiate students enrolled in health science education and biomedical science programs or have interests in pursuing careers in health professions.