Major Jason A. Compton, D.O.’05

Jason Compton, a major in the U.S. Air Force, graduated from the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base/Wright State University general surgery residency program in Dayton, OH. He will become a staff surgeon at Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho.

— Alumni Relations

Kyle T. Pearson, D.P.M.’11, M.H.A.’11

Kyle T. Pearson recently graduated from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center foot and ankle surgical residency program. He plans to join Rezin Orthopedics in Morris, IL, as a foot and ankle surgeon.

— Gretchen Johnson

Ryan J. Smith, M.H.A.’13

Ryan J. Smith works for Mayo Clinic Health System in St. James, MN. The organization, recently named a “Best Minnesota Hospital Workplace” by the Minnesota Hospital Association, has gone through a culture transformation that has improved employee and community engagement and the lives of the patients it serves. Its efforts to build a culture of […]

— Gretchen Johnson

Yulia Asner, D.O.’05

Asner recently joined the Iowa Clinic’s new Indianola location, 1504 North 1st St., specializing in family medicine. In the “Physician Spotlight” in the Iowa Clinic section of The Des Moines Register recently, she said that she and her two physician-partners take a “very individualized, comprehensive and thorough” approach to patient care. Johnson is “particularly interested […]

— Gretchen Johnson

Nishit K. Nirmal, M.H.A.’09

Nirmal works for Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare in southeast Wisconsin, where he manages strategic planning and provides consulting, business and operation development for neurosciences. He also handles referral management and downstream revenue for the medical group, partnered physicians and hospitals. 

— Gretchen Johnson

James S. Foreman, M.H.A.’93

Foreman accepted the position of chief financial officer with On With Life, a nonprofit organization and a Midwest leader in brain injury rehabilitation. Foreman plans to start the position on March 31, 2014.  

— Gretchen Johnson

Keith S. Lim, D.O.’92

Lim joined the Silver Cross Medical Staff at Meridian Medical Associates in Joliet, IL. He is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology and completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at St. Luke’s Medical Center/St. Vincent Charity Medical Center in Cleveland and an obstetrics and gynecology residency at Akron General Medical Center in Akron, OH. 

— Anna Hudson