WesternU COMP-Northwest medical students land residency programs
More than half of the Class of 2018 will go into primary care fields. Student-doctors from Western University of Health Sciences’ Oregon campus celebrated another momentous by participating in Match Day. Match Day is celebrated across the U.S. as fourth-year medical students learn which U.S. residency programs they will train in for the next three to seven years. The Match is hosted by the National Resident Matching Program, in which medical students obtain residency positions in accredited training programs. The Match represents the culmination of students’ undergraduate and medical school education, which in most cases means a minimum of eight years of study.…
thank you for your service, Dr. Sorweide!
Dr. Derrick Sorweide will deploy to the Middle East this May. Dr. Sorweide is a major in the U.S. Army Reserve, as well as an assistant professor for the COMP-Northwest Department of Family Medicine. He was gifted a Linn County, Oregon flag to fly during his deployment. Thank you for your service, Dr. Sorweide!
COMP-Northwest is the second medical school campus of the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP), which is the medical school of WesternU. COMP-NW operates from a 55,000-square-foot Medical Education and Research Building. More…
The College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP) supports Western University of Health Sciences in its mission to increase the availability of Physicians to serve the needs of the people living in the western region of the United States. More…
WesternU COMP-Northwest held Mini Medical School for local kindergartners
Western University of Health Science COMP-Northwest held a mini med school for local kindergarten students, allowing them to perform a pretend surgery, examine x-rays and find their pulse.read more
Jenny Foti, DO Class of 2015
Jenny Foti, DO Class of 2015, underwent intensive dive and hyperbaric medicine training as part of her emergency medicine residency program for the United States Navy during Emergency Medicine residency program in San Diego, California. She currently serves as an Undersea Medical Officer in Seattle, Washington.
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Willed Body Donation Program
More and more people are making arrangements to donate their bodies each year to medical education after death. The gift this offers to humankind is immeasurable and is deemed “priceless” to our future doctors and researchers who through the hands-on experience gain knowledge that cannot be acquired by any other means.
For more information please contact Steven H. Carmichael, Director, Willed Body Donation Program (541) 259-0256 or email: email@example.com.
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