Alumni News and Updates

Loan K. Bui-Thompson, D.O.’97

Bui-Thompson is a pediatrician with Valley Oak Pediatric Associates in Modesto, CA. She completed her pediatric residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit and was chief resident in 2001-2002. She is board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics and is fluent in Vietnamese.

— Anna Hudson

Paul G. Martin, D.O.’75

The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OU-HCOM) Society of Alumni and Friends presented Martin with its Honorary Alumnus Award. The award is given to non-alumni who have brought honor, exemplary service and support to OU-HCOM and its community of alumni, students, faculty and staff through significant and selfless contributions to local, regional or […]

— Anna Hudson

DMU students take walks, sleep outside to help others

This fall, Maggi Schutte, D.P.T.’16, invited her classmates to join her in supporting an organization she loves, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. A group of physician assistant students saluted a beloved faculty member by benefitting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Yet another group of students spent most of a chilly night in a cardboard structure […]

— Anna Hudson

V. Kathleen Satterfield, D.P.M.’91

Satterfield was named assistant dean of pre-clinical curriculum and outcomes assessment for Western University’s College of Podiatric Medicine in December 2012. Satterfield has a long history of accomplishments in the field of academic medicine, coming to Western University in September 2010 from the San Antonio area where she previously worked in the orthopedic department at […]

— Anna Hudson

Mark A. Barinque, D.P.M.’93

Barinque and his wife, Romola, welcomed a daughter, Nicole Elizabeth, to their family on March 19, 2013. Nicole is their fifth child. Barinque is a podiatrist with Plains Podiatry Associates in Lubbock, TX.

— Anna Hudson

Jonathan L. Williamson, D.P.M.’07

Williamson became board-certified in foot, reconstructive, rearfoot and ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He is a podiatric surgeon with the New Mexico Foot and Ankle Institute in Albuquerque. 

— Anna Hudson

Valerie L. Stratton, D.O.’94

Stratton finished a second residency in internal medicine at the University of Iowa in August 2013. In October, she opened a new internal medicine clinic in West Des Moines, IA, Mercy Westown Internal Medicine Clinic, and is now dual-board-certified in family practice and internal medicine. 

— Anna Hudson

Jaclyn K. Anderson, D.O.’03

Anderson (formerly Pingel) and her husband, Scott, welcomed a son, Barrett Chase, to their family on Aug. 14, 2013. Anderson works for AbbVie, a biopharmaceutical company in North Chicago, IL.

— Anna Hudson

Ann E. Rufledt, PA-C’05

Rufledt was named assistant program director for the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences physician assistant program. Since 2005, she has worked in the cardiac center at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, WI. 

— Anna Hudson