The DACA Program Allowed This Young Immigrant to Enroll in Medical School

Jirayut Latthivongskorn is a DACA beneficiary who is currently enrolled at the UC San Francisco’s Medical School

Meet Jirayut Latthivongskorn, a young immigrant who was able to enroll at one of the country’s top medical schools thanks for President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

In a short video for The Wall Street Journal, Jirayut, along with his professors and mentors, discuss the “enormous investment” medical schools make to train new doctors.

You can watch Jirayut’s journey through medical school as a DACA beneficiary via the video below:

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