UPDATE to this blog May 26th: We received such a huge response to this blog, that I felt compelled to give you all an update. I was notified last week that my dad’s assisted living facility was substantiated for abuse, which led to his death. They were fined 15k, andContinue Reading

Benjamin Buttars comes to us from the gorgeous state of Idaho. He is a second year medical student and studies at the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is this year’s recipient of the A.V. Jackson DO Endowment Scholarship Award. Ben spent two years serving in Brazil on a missionContinue Reading

Omar Rachdi is a third year medical student who hails from Oregon. He attends Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific Northwest (COMP-NW) and is the recipient of the Floyd Henry DO Endowment Scholarship Award. Omar told us a compelling story of traveling to visitContinue Reading

Gregory (Greg) Herting grew up in beautiful Alaska, and attends Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in California. He is a fourth year medical student, and the recipient of the Alaska Osteopathic Medical Association (AKOMA) scholarship award. Greg tells us that during his inpatient rotation this past year, he wasContinue Reading

Kristina Van Nuys is a fourth year medical student, studying at Western University of Health Sciences, Comp-Northwest. She hails from Oregon and is this year’s recipient of the Willis Women’s Scholarship Award. Kristina told us, “I hope to always get to know my patients in such a way that IContinue Reading