Student Spotlight

Joseph LaPorta, OMS-II

Class of 2018

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  • Hometown: Monument, CO
  • Undergraduate Studies: Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Clubs and Activities: Student Government President, Surgery Club President, Orthopedics Club Secretary, Anatomy Tutor

Why did you choose RVU? Originally I chose RVU because I had heard superb things about the school, knew that it had a strong academic...
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Faculty Spotlight

Michael Tieman, MD

Chair of Specialty Medicine Department
Professor of Specialty Medicine

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  • Hometown: Decatur, IN
  • Undergraduate Studies: Valparaiso University (Valparaiso, IN)
  • Graduate Studies: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (Cleveland, OH); Residency: Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, General Surgery

What classes do you teach? First-Year: Clinical Correlation for Anatomy of the Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis First- and Second-Year:...
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