Lean On Me

October 31, 2018
Scotti Pfirrman (left) and Tom Lopardo (right)

Scotti Pfirrman (left) and Tom Lopardo (right) were among millions of Americans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq after 9/11. Now third-year medical students, most of their classmates were in elementary school when they deployed. 

Credit: Dana Smith

In the military and in med school, these servicemember students find it’s the people beside you who make or break your experience.