Student Spotlight

Bobby Nieland

Class of 2018

  • Hometown: Greensboro, NC
  • Undergraduate Studies: Biology and Chemistry; Graduate Studies in Public Health
  • Clubs and Activities: ACOFP, Global Medicine Track Program, Colorado Medical Society, Integrative Medicine Club, Medical Ethics Club, RVU Medical Spanish classes, Anatomy and OPP Tutor, Anatomy Lab Assistant

Why did you choose RVU? I chose RVUCOM because I wanted to be in a place where I could truly see myself being happy during...
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Faculty Spotlight

Heather Ferrill, DO, MS

Chair and Associate Professor of OPP

  • Hometown: Ann Arbor, MI
  • Undergraduate Studies: BA in Advertising (Michigan State University, 1989)
  • Graduate Studies: DO degree from MSUCOM (2000); FP/NMM residency at University of New England COM (2004); MS in Medical Education and Leadership at UNECOM (2010)

What class do you teach? OPP Why did you choose to teach at RVUCOM? RVUCOM is an amazing collaborative community...
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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