Katie S. Gratz, PA-C’11

Katie Gratz and her husband, Eric, welcomed the birth of their son, Emmett Mathew, on Jan. 8, 2015. Gratz is a physician assistant at Family Medicine of Mount Pleasant, in Mount Pleasant, IA.

— Alumni Relations

Erin M. Sinram, PA-C’11

Erin Ott Sinram, PA-C’11, and her spouse, Josh Sinram, welcomed daughter Nora Grace on Sept. 27, 2014, which is also Erin¹s birthday. She is a physician assistant at Covenant Clinic, Fairbank, IA, which is affiliated with Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. She also was one of five DMU physician assistant alumni recently selected to receive the state-funded […]

— Alumni Relations

Sujoy Bose, D.P.T.’11

Dr. Bose transitioned from clinical work to full-time academia in January 2014. He is assistant professor in Marshall University’s School of Physical Therapy in Huntington, WV.

— Alumni Relations

Nicholas S. Racker, D.O.’11

Nicholas Racker and his wife, Jenni, have three children, George, 6; Stuart, 4; and Greta, 5 months. A chief anesthesiology resident at the University of Arizona, Racker recently matched into a critical care fellowship at Oregon Health and Science University. The family plans to relocate to Portland, OR, in July 2015 so that he can begin his fellowship.

— Alumni Relations

Chad M. Kelley, D.P.T.’11

Chad Kelley and his wife, Amber, welcomed the birth of their daughter, Tatum Kae, on July 8, 2014. He is the clinic supervisor for Mercy Indianola Physical Therapy in Indianola, IA.

— 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

Albert H. Chiu, D.O.’11, and Megan A. Anderson, PA-C’09

Albert Chiu and Megan Anderson are engaged to be married in August 2014. Chiu is finishing a family medicine residency this year at Columbia St. Mary’s family medicine residency program in Milwaukee and plans to practice at Affinity Medical Group in Appleton, WI, beginning in October. Anderson completed an emergency medicine fellowship and has worked […]

— Anna Hudson

Patrick L. Cornett, M.H.A.’11

Cornett is finishing up a project with Samsung Hospital, Korea’s Centers for Disease Control, and the city of Seoul in fostering understanding and prevention of cerebrovascular disease. His work will include completion of a book detailing the project and its final outcome. Cornett lived in Seoul for about a year before returning to the United […]

— Anna Hudson

Matthew J. Hentges, D.P.M.’11

Hentges is a podiatric surgery resident with Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh. He plans to complete a fellowship in foot and ankle deformity with Sinai Hospital in Baltimore.

— Anna Hudson

Ashley J. Alm, D.P.T.’11, M.H.A.’14

Alm completed a post-graduate sports physical therapy residency program in October 2012 through ProRehab, PC, and the University of Evansville in Evansville, IN. In June 2013, she received  designation as a sports-certified specialist by the American Physical Therapy Association and the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. 

— Anna Hudson

Megan M. Foster, D.P.T.’11

Foster passed the neurology certified specialist exam in July 2013. She is a physical therapist with a specialty in neurology with Scottsdale Healthcare in Scottsdale, AZ.

— Anna Hudson

Evan L. Witt, PA-C’11

Witt and Hope Coffin announced their engagement and upcoming wedding planned for April 27, 2013, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Iowa City, IA. Coffin is an occupational therapist at Trinity Hospital in Rock Island, IL, and Witt is a physician assistant at ORA Orthopedics in Moline, IL. 

— Anna Hudson