Alumni News and Updates

James Huang, D.O.’99

Huang was named Physician of the Year by the Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons (OPSC) of California on Feb. 9, 2013. The award is presented to the individual who best represents the qualities and traits of an outstanding osteopathic physician and surgeon. Huang is a member of the OPSC Board of Directors; his term will end […]

— Anna Hudson

Capt. Sarah K. Gibbons, D.O.’08

Gibbons completed a neurology residency at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA, in July 2012. She is now stationed at Fort Hood in Texas serving as a captain in the army and chief of the neurology clinic at Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center.

— 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

The Phoenix Physician

DMU students are great leaders and volunteers on campus, in the community and in professional organizations. In that category are University’s Internal Medicine Interest Group, featured recently in a newsletter of the Iowa chapter of the American College of Physicians. That’s why it was so cool when DMU graduate Robert G. Good, D.O., FACOI, president […]

— Barb Boose

Stephen N. Van Roekel, D.O.’99, FACEP, FAAEM

Van Roekel was named facility medical director of First Choice Emergency Room’s new Austin Arboretum location in Austin, TX. He completed an emergency medicine residency at the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, KY, and has worked for First Choice ER since 2009. The organization is the leading freestanding emergency room system in the […]

— 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