Two women who started their educational paths in La Cañada Flintridge, Lauren Poindexter and Elizabeth Gilliam, are in the same class at
Carilion School of Medicine in
, Va. and recently participated in the “White Coat” ceremony there.
Poindexter is a 1998 graduate of La Cañada High School who attended USC and then earned a master’s degree in kinesiology from
. She is vice president of the medical school’s Class of 2015.