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Amputee Coalition Awards Two Scholarships

The Amputee Coalition’s Scott Decker, MD, Memorial Scholarship and Christina Skoski, MD, Scholarship have been awarded for 2018.

Madelyn Hubbs received the Scott Decker, MD, Memorial Scholarship. She will enter Maryville University this fall as a freshman and is planning to study occupational therapy.



David Gelfand received the Christina Skoski, MD, Scholarship. Gelfand will be a sophomore at Tufts University this fall and plans to study mechanical engineering. He hopes to design devices to help people with physical challenges live more active lifestyles.

The $1,000 scholarships were established to help young adults living with limb loss further their scholastic careers.