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Kristin M. Halvarson, M.H.A.’10

Kristin Halvarson is the executive director at Community Health Services Inc. in Moorhead, MN. She recently received the 2014 Outstanding Young Alumni honor at Minnesota State University, Moorhead.

— Alumni Relations

Jessica R. Johannesen Childe, D.O.’10, M.S.A.

Dr. Childe will graduate from the McLaren Greater Lansing orthopedic residency in June 2015 and will then begin a hand and upper extremity surgery fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. She and her husband, J.R., are expecting their first child in June 2015.

— Alumni Relations

Matthew T. Connell, D.O.’10

Dr. Connell was appointed a gynecology faculty member at the National Institutes of Health. On July 1, 2015, he will begin a reproductive medicine fellowship at the Program for Reproductive and Adult Endocrinology at the NIH.

— Alumni Relations

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

Sujoy Bose, D.P.T.’10

Bose became board-certified in cardiovascular and pulmonary physical therapy in 2012. He is a faculty member at Wayne State University in Detroit, where he teaches physical therapy for medically complex populations.

— Anna Hudson

Amy R. Ford, D.O.’10

Ford has three children, Aislin, 4, Madeline 2, and Samuel, 1. She is completing a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency with the Medical College of Wisconsin in Wauwatosa.

— Anna Hudson

Rick M. Willenbring, D.P.T.’10

Willenbring and wife, Whitney F. Willenbring, D.P.T.’10, met at Des Moines University and since graduation have been enjoying lives and careers as traveling physical therapists. They have lived in six different states in the past two years, gained a lot of experience, and met many wonderful people along the way. The couple currently resides in […]

— Anna Hudson

Todd W. Furness, D.O.’10

Furness and Sara Dixon were married on October 22, 2010. After Furness completed an internship at Botsford General Hospital in Farmington Hills, MI, the couple moved to Warren, OH, where Furness would begin a family practice residency program at St. Joseph Health Center. The couple welcomed their first child, William Richard, on August 16, 2012, […]

— Anna Hudson

Melissa J. Lawler, M.P.H.’10

Lawler and Scott Lawler were married on June 17, 2006. They welcomed a son, Braeden Michael, to their family on July 23, 2008, and a second son, Colin Benjamin, on August 31, 2011. Melissa is currently working on her nursing degree. The family resides in Rochester, MN. 

— Anna Hudson