Posts tagged D.O.

Rebecca J. Schmidt, D.O.’85

Schmidt is a professor and chief of the West Virginia University (WVU) section of nephrology in WVU’s school of medicine in Morgantown, WV. She is president-elect of the Renal Physicians Association, a national medical specialty association that represents and serves the interests of nephrology practitioners in their pursuit and delivery of quality kidney care. Elected to […]

— Anna Hudson

Robert M. Roth, D.O.’76

In October 2013, Roth will receive the Meritorious Service Award of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Council. The award is presented to a member of the college who has served as a councilman for at least three years and in that capacity has made consistent contributions to the council’s growth and maturation. Roth […]

— Anna Hudson

James Huang, D.O.’99

Huang was recognized with the Values in Action Award on March 21, 2013, by St. Jude Medical Center in Fullerton, CA, for exemplifying a commitment to justice. The award is presented to an individual who advocates for systems and structures attuned to the needs of the vulnerable and disadvantaged and promotes a sense of community […]

— Anna Hudson

Marc A. Trzeciak, D.O.’90

Trzeciak is the program director for the Valley Orthopedic Surgery Residency of Modesto in Modesto, CA. Under the auspices of the Valley Consortium for Medical Education, the program is affiliated with the Midwestern Osteopathic Post-Graduate Training Institute and will begin in July 2013 with three first-year residents and one second-year resident.

— Anna Hudson

Gregory B. Hoversten, D.O.’83, and Michael V. Thompson, D.O.’02

Hoversten, of Iowa City, formerly of Sioux City, was elected chair of the Iowa Board of Medicine at the board’s annual organization meeting April 26, 2013, in Des Moines. Hoversten, associate chief medical officer and regional medical director for Acute Care, Inc., succeeds Colleen Stockdale, M.D., of West Burlington, whose term on the Board expired April 30. Hoversten was appointed to the […]

— Anna Hudson

Jerald J. Phipps, D.O.’88

Phipps joined the Ringgold County Hospital (RCH) in Mount Ayr, IA, as a family practice physician with the Mount Ayr Medical Clinic. He had practiced with The McFarland Clinic in Boone, IA, for 20 years.  “Family practice is what I love,” said Dr. Phipps. “It’s great taking care of people of all ages. From when […]

— Anna Hudson

Joseph E. Bergstrom, D.O.’97

Bergstrom was elected president of the Iowa chapter of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians during the group’s annual conference and scientific seminar in Des Moines. Bergstrom directs medical education and is program director of the family residency program at Trinity Medical Center in Bettendorf, IA. He is a board-certified family physician.

— Anna Hudson