BHBL senior shares cancer study findings with NYOH

WNYT Staff
Updated: March 05, 2020 02:48 PM
Created: March 03, 2020 07:38 PM

Hannah Shell is a senior at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School and a semifinalist in a national science competition.

Both her brother and her father were diagnosed with cancer, so Hannah has been studying the disease at Albany Medical College.


Dr. Mike Willen from New York Oncology - Hematology saw NewsChannel 13’s story about Hannah and invited her to visit his office.

Hannah shared her discoveries in cancer research and the nurses and staff showed her how it translates into clinical trials for patients.

Hear Hannah talk about how exciting it was to have people reach out to her, by watching the video of the story.

Copyright 2020 - WNYT-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Comment on Facebook
The Latest: Seattle mayor bans police use of tear gas

Boy, 10, recovering after being struck by bullet in Albany

Police, district attorney call for end to Albany gun violence

Hundreds participate in Black Lives Matter rally in Glens Falls

Citing jobs, Trump claims victory over virus, econ collapse