Brian Meeker, D.O.’84, a physician with the Vinton Family Medical Clinic in Vinton, IA, was elected vice president of the Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association (IOMA) this spring. He completed his residency at St. Luke’s Medical Center and internship at Davenport, IA, Medical Center. Board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Meeker has been a dedicated family medicine provider in the Virginia Gay Hospitals and Clinics since 1992.
In elections for trustees to the IOMA Board, Mary Malcom, D.O.’01, was elected for a two-year term. She practices at Acute Care Inc. in Ankeny. Randall Messerly, D.O.’81, a general surgical specialist with Regional Medical Center in Manchester, was re-elected for a two-year term. Also elected for a two-year term was Eric Petersen, D.O.’95, who practices with Medical Associates of Maquoketa PC.
In addition, Kevin de Regnier, D.O.’85, FACOFP, was re-elected to the position of IOMA speaker of the House, which he has served as since 2017. President of Madison County Medical Associates in Winterset, he is a Distinguished Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP), of which he was president in 2015-2016. He was named by the ACOFP as its 2019 Osteopathic Family Physician of the Year and named by IOMA as its Physician of the Year in 2000.
Founded in 1898 and headquartered in Des Moines, IOMA represents the more than 1,000 osteopathic physicians practicing in Iowa.