College of Osteopathic Medicine News and Updates

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

Tracy L. Kahl, D.O.’00

Kahl joined the Family Medicine Clinic in Onawa, IA, and the medical staff at Burgess Health Center. She completed her family practice residency at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines, IA, in 2003 and is board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. She practices a full spectrum of family medicine with an emphasis in women’s health […]

— Anna Hudson

Thomas J. Wente, D.O.’94

Wente is the medical director for Iowa Hospice by Harden Healthcare’s Sioux City operations. He has more than 18 years of medical experience with specialties in family medicine and preventive care. In addition to his new position, he serves as a family practice physician at Family Health Care of Siouxland. He also practiced in that […]

— Anna Hudson