BCOM’s chapter of the American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP), aka the Pediatrics Club, is one of the best in the nation. Twice in the past three years, they have been recognized by ACOP as the National Student Club of the Year. We spoke with chapter president Regina Im to find out what sets the […]
BCOM second year student Mario Soliman has received the National Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) Research Spotlight Award. This award is given out to only six osteopathic students nationally each year. Projects are judged on quality of research design, unique perspective/originality, impact on medical knowledge, impact on community, and critical analysis.
Soliman is currently working on […]
New Mexico State University (NMSU) graduate Muhammad Sufyan will begin classes at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in August 2019, making him the first student officially admitted to BCOM through the Osteopathic Medicine Pathway Program (OMPP).
The OMPP was officially launched in 2016 as an agreement between NMSU and BCOM in an effort to […]
While completing his fourth year of medical school and clinical rotations at BCOM, Harris Ahmed will also spend eight weeks interning on Capitol Hill. He was selected to participate in the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine’s (AACOM) 2020 Osteopathic Health Policy Intern (OHPI) Program. In a letter to Ahmed and BCOM Dean Don […]
Brian Liu and Hayley Gorman will each spend their third year of medical school serving on the national executive board of the Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP). Liu was appointed as National Programs Representative and Gorman as National Global Health Representative.
“Many people aren’t really aware of COSGP and who we are,” Liu noted. […]
On May 10 and 11, the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) hosted its first continuing medical education (CME) event for faculty members as well as health care providers in the surrounding area. CME courses are designed to help health care providers maintain and increase their knowledge and skills. Some states and most hospitals require […]
This month, BCOM students and faculty were out and about in the local communities, promoting health and wellness and lending a hand where needed.
BCOM students Liang He Xue and Josh Quast volunteered with BCOM’s Chair of Anatomy and Cell Biology Miriam Donohue, PhD, at the Mighty Mujer Triathlon in El Paso. Dr. Donohue is in […]
New Mexico State Representative Doreen Gallegos visited the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) campus where she was presented with an honorary BCOM white coat as a thank you for her continued support of the medical college.
BCOM Pediatrics Chair and President of the New Mexico Osteopathic Medical Association Scott Cyrus, DO, provided the welcoming address […]