General News and Updates

Would “pre-commitment” get you to your goal?

I recently learned about a new approach to achieve goals and/or cure bad habits: pre-commitment. The concept is that you set a specific goal, like losing 15 pounds or exercising at least 20 minutes a day, and then commit to paying a penalty if you fail. Many people do this informally by proclaiming their goals […]

— Barb Boose

Joseph T. Poterucha, D.O.’09

Poterucha will complete an internal medicine and pediatrics combined residency program in July 2013 at the University of Illinois at Chicago and will go on to begin a pediatric cardiology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.

— Anna Hudson

Deborah S. Keller, M.S.P.T.’93

Keller passed the orthopedic clinical specialist exam in February 2012 and is a full-time physical therapist for Frazier Physical Therapy, a private, outpatient clinic in Silsbee, TX. She and her husband, Michael, reside in Lumberton, TX. 

— Anna Hudson