VCOM Alum Receives Service Award
Congratulations to Dr. Jeremy White, ’07 on receiving the Service Award for VCOM International and Appalachian Outreach. The award is presented to all VCOM alumni who serve as a preceptor for 3 international outreach trips. Dr. White is the first alumni to receive this award and has completed 19 international outreach trips as a student, resident and preceptor.
VCOM-Carolinas Faculty Volunteer in the Community
VCOM-Carolinas faculty members Joel Atance, PhD; Stephan Brown, MD, PhD; Cindy McKinney, PhD; and Bethany Powers, DO, recently shared their time and expertise with local students by volunteering as judges for the Piedmont Region III Science Fair at the University of South Carolina (USC) Upstate in Spartanburg.
VCOM-Carolinas Students Published in SCMA Journal
An article written by VCOM-Carolinas students Renée M. Rosati (’17) and Amy Schlegel, MPH (’19), was recently published in The Journal, the quarterly publication of the South Carolina Medical Association. The article, titled “The Physician Exodus: Addressing the Shortage of Graduate Medical Education in South Carolina,” focuses on an important topic for physicians and medical students in South Carolina and throughout the Appalachian region.
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Second Annual Chili Cook-off
At VCOM–Auburn, the Via Wellness Social Committee will be hosting the Second Annual Chili Cook-off on St. Patrick's Day, March 17 from 6-8 p.m. There will be prizes for the top three student entries, and one for the top faculty entry. The best chili will be voted on by everyone who attends, and we encourage mentor groups to get together to participate.
Accepted Students Day
VCOM is looking forward to getting to know the Class of 2021 and welcoming you into the VCOM Family! Accepted Students day at VCOM–Virginia is March 11 at VCOM–Carolinas on March 25 and VCOM–Auburn on April 1.
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04/5/17On Tuesday, May 4, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) – Virginia continued its lecture series on Leading Global Health. The series provides experiences and stories from leaders in... Read More
03/31/17Kathleen Hughes, Professor and Director of CSU's Premedical Studies Program, John G. Rocovich, Jr., JD, LLM, VCOM Chairman, CSU President Chris Markwood, PhD, and Dennis Rome, PhD, Dean of the... Read More
03/30/17On Wednesday, March 29, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) – Carolinas hosted 40 healthcare professionals from throughout the state of South Carolina for emergency response training... Read More
03/27/17The Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) is proud to share the news that medical student Sneha Shah, Class of 2019, was recently selected by the Student Osteopathic Medical Association... Read More
03/17/17On Saturday March 11, students from the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) – Virginia participated in the thirteenth annual Anesthesiology Skills Workshop at Carilion Roanoke Memorial... Read More
03/13/17An article called “Hard-Hitting Research” has been published in the Winter 2016-17 Virginia Tech magazine. The article covers how Virginia Tech’s Stefan Duma, and VCOM’s Gunnar Brolinson, DO joined... Read More
03/3/17The twelfth annual Via Research Recognition Day at the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM)-Virginia was held on February 24, 2017. Over 220 people attended this year’s conference. The... Read More
03/3/17The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) of Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) Virginia has been hosting a series of events during the month of February in honor of Black... Read More
02/17/17VCOM-Auburn second-year student Devin Murphy and VCOM-Virginia third-year student Rayan Sarfaraz assist a patient at the temporary clinic in Bavaro, Dominican Republic.VCOM-Auburn second-year... Read More
02/17/17VCOM-Auburn’s Jeff Martin, PhD, gives a demonstration of the pneumatic leg sleeves that will be utilized on the study participants.VCOM-Auburn’s Jeffrey S. Martin, PhD, has received... Read More