Jessica Salopek

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Beyond Books: Meet the Experts Behind the BCOM Health Sciences Library

The first thing someone might notice when walking into the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Health Sciences Library is the lack of…well, books. “Ninty-nine percent—and probably more—of our inventory is electronic,” explains Library Director and Professor of Medical Informatics Erin Palazzolo. “This means that everything we have is available both on and off campus. Even […]

By |January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM Student Cuts Hair, Raises $3,000 for Good Causes

Written by Avery Neal

I want to say thank you to everyone who helped support the Dunzo Bunzo event. Whether this was donating money, prizes, or likes/shares of an Instagram photo, your efforts really helped make the event truly a success.

The final total for the event finished at $3,000!! This will be split between the New […]

By |January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM Geriatrics Society Brings Cheer to Elderly Las Crucens

Written by Tammy-tam Nguyen

The holidays are usually a time when families and friends gather together to share the highlights of the past year and create resolutions for the year to come. For many older adults, the holidays can be a more difficult time considering their children have families of their own, their relatives may live […]

By |January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

A Passion for Policy: Harris Ahmed Serves as Domenici Student Scholar

Written by Harris Ahmed, MPH

In early 2017, the Domenici Institute approached BCOM Dean George Mychaskiw II, DO, about having a BCOM medical student apply to the Domenici Student Scholars Program. Dr. Mychaskiw called me in and discussed the program with me, and we both felt it made sense for me to apply. I have a […]

By |January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Training the Next Generation of Osteopaths: Adrienne Kania, DO

Adrienne Kania, DO, always knew she would grow up to be a doctor, but she didn’t know what kind of doctor she was destined to be until she started working at a hospital at the age of 17. “I overheard some MDs talking about ‘those other doctors.’ I just kept my mouth shut and listened […]

By |January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM 2018 Student DO of the Year: Roxanne Waggoner

Second year medical student Roxanne Waggoner has been named BCOM’s 2018 Student DO of the Year. This annual award is presented by the Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP), a council of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM). Osteopathic colleges from all over the country organize a committee to select their […]

By |January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Fix It Documentary Screening – January 19 @ 6:30pm

By |January 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments

SOMA Resolution Writing Workshop: January 17 @ Noon

By |January 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Sin Limites Collecting Books & Games

By |January 12th, 2018|News|0 Comments

BCOM at the Bowl Game

BCOM was well-represented in the program for the NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl game on December 29, where the NMSU football team was victorious over Utah State. Go Aggies!!

An overwhelming number of the more than 39,000 spectators made the trip from Las Cruces to Tucson, where they also may have noticed the BCOM brand on […]

By |January 2nd, 2018|News|0 Comments