Hemet High School student accepted into exclusive medical school program at 17

Photo by Kyle Selby/The Valley ChronicleAnusha Koka, 17, has been accepted into the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in Pennsylvania. ■ Kyle selby / Reporter 17-year-old Hemet High School senior and graduating class Salutatorian Anusha Koka is moving on to bigger and better things this summer. Anusha has been accepted into Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC) at Thomas Jefferson University, a seven-year accelerated medical program after three years of undergrad at Pennsylvania State University. “I was just ecstatic when we got into the program, because it’s so selective!” brimmed Anusha. “It’s like 23 kids selected from all of the applications they get.” When Koka found out she was

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