Student Spotlight

Karen Norling, OMS-II

Class of 2021

  • Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from Arizona State University.
  • Clubs and Activities: Social Chair and Historian for the Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) RVUCOM-CO chapter. Member of the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians (ACOEP) student organization.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? I chose RVUCOM for the curriculum design, welcoming atmosphere, and opportunities to get involved early in military medicine with...
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Faculty Spotlight

Michael R. Wells, PhD

Assistant Dean for the Integrated Curriculum
Professor of Structural Medicine

  • Hometown: Mt. Dora, Florida
  • Undergraduate Studies: Chemistry at the University of Florida
  • Graduate Studies: Medical Neuroscience at the University of Florida

What classes do you teach? I teach Anatomy and Neuroscience. Why did you choose to teach at RVUCOM-SU? I...
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Alumni Association

AlumniLogo_TransparentThe Rocky Vista Alumni Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity that was established in 2012. It currently has over 400 members across the country.

The Alumni Association provides RVU graduates with an active and united organization, dedicated to the advancement of osteopathic medical education and related health and biomedical sciences. It achieves this through seminars and Graduate Medical Education.

The Association members mentor students, interview prospective applicants, network, and recognize distinguished alumni. It identifies sources of—and educates the public on the need for—clinical externships, internships, and residency programs for RVU students and graduates.

Also, the Alumni Association offers scholarships to incoming students every year, which is based on the students’ commitment to service.

For more information about the Alumni Association, contact alumni@rvu.edu or jrosenthal@rvu.edu.


To join the Alumni Association:

For your 3 years of residency, you will receive a special discounted rate of only $25 per year. Everyone is encouraged to pay for all 3 years prior to graduation. After the 3 years, dues will increase to $50 per year. You can also become a Lifetime Member for $1000.

Membership Fees



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