Student Spotlight

Rasa Rafie, OMS II

Class of 2022

  • Hometown: San Diego, California
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Cell Molecular Biology (Graduate Studies: Master of Science degree in Global Medicine)
  • Clubs and Activities: Lead Peer Mentor, Member of the Global Medicine Track, Member of the Days of Diversity Committee

Why did you choose RVUCOM? Feeling a sense of community in my medical school was really important to me. I attended a Meet and...
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Faculty Spotlight

Mark Wardle, DO, FAAFP

Director of Medical Spanish Elective on the Southern Utah Campus
Co-Director of the Global Medicine Track on the Southern Utah Campus
Assistant Professor of Primary Care Medicine

  • Hometown: Tracy, California
  • Undergraduate Studies: Zoology and Pre-Med at Brigham Young University
  • Graduate Studies: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in California; Family Medicine Residency in Utah Valley; and Rural Medicine and Faculty Development Fellowship.

What classes do you teach? I teach in both years of Primary Care Medicine, am the Director of the...
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Office of Compliance and Quality Assurance

RVU is committed to operating with integrity in full compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies. RVU has established the Office of Compliance and Quality Assurance to coordinate the University’s compliance efforts for its faculty, staff and students.

In addition, the Office of Compliance and Quality Assurance provides senior leadership with a comprehensive view of the University’s compliance activities and seeks to improve the University’s operations through effective controls and processes.

Effective University compliance and quality assurance includes the following key elements:

  • Written standards of conduct and policy
  • Regular training of students and staff
  • Process to receive complaints
  • Process to respond to allegations and remedy problems
  • Audits to monitor compliance
  • Process to investigate identified concerns

Policies and Procedures

Exposure Control Plan

2019 Compliance Calendar (.doc)