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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Body Donation Program

Cadavers have a pivotal role in the education of osteopathic medicine students at Rocky Vista University.Through dissection and manipulation, students learn the intricacies and complexities of the human body, providing them with a better understanding of how to treat future patients.

The Anatomical Board of the State of Colorado is responsible for making arrangements, receiving, and distributing humanity gifts to schools that use cadaveric materials for educational purposes, as well as for the advancement of science.

Anyone desiring to make a donation should contact the Anatomical Board at the following address:

Kate Serr
State Anatomical Board, Mail Stop 8501
University of Colorado Denver
P.O. Box 6511
Aurora, CO 80045
Ph. 303-724-2410

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University of Colorado Denver Cell and Developmental Biology Department