Student Spotlight

Emilie Mathura, OMS I

Class of 2023

  • Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology
  • Clubs and Activities: Student Government Association, OB/GYN Club, American Medical Women's Association, and Medical Students for Choice.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? The Urban Underserved Track and the sabbatical program which will allow me to complete my Master of Public Health...
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Faculty Spotlight

Cathy Ruff, MS, PA-C

Program Director and Chair of Physician Assistant Studies
Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies

  • Hometown: Dearborn, Michigan
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Cellular Biology
  • Graduate Studies: Master of Science degree in Cellular/Molecular Biology. Physician Assistant Training at the University of Colorado Health Science Center.

What class/classes do you teach? I teach professionalism topics, Physical Exam, and small group skills. Why did you choose...
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Departments

RVUCOM faculty and staff include a wide variety of educators who are mentors and role models for our students. They demonstrate excellence in their knowledge, medical practices, professional conduct, and dedication to the education of our students.

RVUCOM and its administration have obtained community partnerships that will ensure that clinical sites and faculty resources needed for its student’s education are available in the state of Colorado. The core clinical education of its students will be conducted under the supervision and guidance of college appointed faculty to ensure that they have the maximum opportunity to acquire the foundation of knowledge, skills and competencies they will need to be prepared and competitive for entry into any graduate medical education program.

RVUCOM faculty and administration are dedicated to ensuring that its students acquire the skills needed to become lifelong learners, have the abilities required for personal growth and maintenance of professional competency as well as the ability and desire to contribute to the growth of medical knowledge and improve medical care for their patients.

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