Alumni News and Updates

Keri K. Brown, D.O.’06

The American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine recently notified Brown, a pulmonologist, that she successfully completed and passed the added qualifications examination for certification in sleep medicine. Certification in this program represents dedication to the highest level of professionalism in patient care and demonstrates excellence in the field. Brown is board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board […]

— Anna Hudson

Ann E. Rufledt, PA-C’05

Rufledt, clinical practitioner at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, WI, recently was named to a faculty position at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Rufledt will work collaboratively as an assistant program director with the Mayo School of Health Sciences nurse practitioner and physician assistant clinical residencies. She will assist affiliated universities to place nurse […]

— Anna Hudson

Eric G. Palmer, D.P.T.’09

Palmer joined Wayne County Hospital and its clinic system in Corydon, IA, as director of the rehabilitation services department. “We are very fortunate to have someone of Dr. Palmer’s skill and expertise to assume the management of our rehabilitation services department. Dr. Palmer has been with us since 2009, is an excellent therapist and has also […]

— Anna Hudson

Dana D. Doll, D.O.’06

Doll was appointed chair of anesthesia services at Ministry Medical Group at St. Michael’s Hospital in Stevens Point, WI. He has practiced anesthesia at St. Michael’s Hospital since finishing his residency in at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland in 2010. 

— Anna Hudson

Albert H. Chiu, D.O.’11, and Megan A. Anderson, PA-C’09

Chiu and Anderson are engaged to be married in August 2014. Chiu is finishing a family medicine residency this year at Columbia St. Mary’s family medicine residency program in Milwaukee and plans to practice at Affinity Medical Group in Appleton, WI, beginning in October. Anderson completed an emergency medicine fellowship and has worked in emergency […]

— Anna Hudson

Leah E. Hastings, D.O.’06

Hastings left the U.S. Army as a major in July 2013 after serving seven years’ active duty. She joined the Everett Clinic, a physician-owned, multispecialty clinic in Everett, WA, as a pediatrician. 

— Anna Hudson

Michael D. Harder, D.O.’05

Harder recently joined Mercy Medical Center’s urgent care department in Sioux City, IA, and is also a full-time family practice physician with Singing Hills Mercy Clinic in Sioux City. 

— Anna Hudson

Elizabeth J. Johnson, PA-C’06

Johnson and her husband, Erik, welcomed a daughter, Annika Natalie, to their family on Dec. 9, 2013. Annika was also welcomed by older brother Alex. Elizabeth is a family medicine physician assistant with Fairview Bass Lake Clinic in Maple Grove, MN.

— Anna Hudson

Timothy B. Slama, D.O.’10

Slama has joined the Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont, MN, practicing family medicine. He completed a family medicine residency at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA.

— Anna Hudson

Tyler J. Nielsen, M.B.S.’10

Nielsen has taken a job as a research associate III with Insight Genetics in Nashville, TN. He is designing and conducting experiments as part of the company’s research and development team. Previously, he worked for Pioneer Hi-Bred International and Aegis Sciences Corp. 

— Anna Hudson