Student Spotlight

Katie Rose-Borcherding, OMS II

Class of 2018

  • Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
  • Undergraduate Studies: Physiology (Seattle Pacific University)
  • Clubs and Activities: Pediatrics Club, Osteopathic Club, and Global Medicine Honors Track

Why did you choose RVU? After my interview day at RVU, I knew that if I was accepted I would choose RVU over any other school....
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Faculty Spotlight

Christopher Unrein, DO, FACOI, FACP, CMD

 

Professor of Internal Medicine, Chief Academic Officer of Rocky Mountain OPTI, Medical Director of Rocky Vista Health Center

  • Hometown: Denver, CO, born and raised - a rare find of a nearly extinct species: a native Coloradoan!
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelors of Arts in Biology (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Graduate Studies: Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery; Internal Medicine residency at Mountainside Hospital (Montclair, NJ)

What class do you teach? I teach some cardiovascular disease and EKG interpretations, hepatitis and infectious diarrhea, genitourinary infections,...
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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 rotations, 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