Student Spotlight

Jared Keele, OMS II

Class of 2021

  • Hometown: Anchorage, AK
  • Undergraduate Studies: Human Nutrition/Dietetics and Biology
  • Clubs and Activities: Vice-President of the Student Government Association and RVU Ambassador for the Emergency Medicine Club.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? A big reason was to stay in Colorado. I have also had friends matriculate through RVU before me who...
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Faculty Spotlight

David R. Crimin, DO, CMD

Assistant Professor of Primary Care

  • Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
  • Undergraduate Studies: Weber State College, Ogden, UT.
  • Graduate Studies: Medical School: Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA. Internship at Doctors Hospital Medical Center in Colorado Springs, CO and Residency at Colorado Springs Osteopathic Foundation and Family Medicine Center. I spent nearly 27 years in a Rural Family Medicine, hospital and ED practice in Richfield, UT.

What do you like most about teaching at RVUCOM? I brag that I have the best of two worlds: teaching...
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Profile

Katrina Hurst, PhD

Assistant Professor of Gross Anatomy/Embryology
Department of Structural Medicine

khurst@rvu.edu • (435) 222-1276
RVUCOM-SU Campus


Education | Professional Experience | Service and Contributions | Professional Societies and Affiliations | Honors and Awards | Publications and Presentations | Research Interests | Biographical Information


Education


  • Doctor of Philosophy
    Physiology and Developmental Biology
    Brigham Young University
    Provo, UT
    2017
  • Bachelor of Science
    Physiology and Developmental Biology
    Brigham Young University
    Provo, UT
    2012

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Professional Experience


  • 2017: Teacher’s Assistant for Developmental Biology
    Brigham Young University
  • 2016: Physiology Lab Teacher
    Brigham Young University
  • 2015-2016: Teacher’s Assistant for Developmental Biology
    Brigham Young University
  • 2015: Physiology Lecturer
    Brigham Young University
  • 2015: Physiology Lab Teacher
    Brigham Young University
  • 2013-2014: Teacher’s Assistant for Developmental Biology
    Brigham Young University
  • 2013: Physiology Lab Teacher
    Brigham Young University
  • 2012: Teacher’s Assistant for Developmental Biology
    Brigham Young University
  • 2011: Teacher’s Assistant for Molecular Biology
    Brigham Young University

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Service and Contributions


Miscellaneous

  • BYU Women in Science Club (2011)
  • Volunteer, Brain Awareness Week (2011)
  • Volunteer Representative, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (2008-2009)

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Professional Societies and Affiliations


  • Society for Neuroscience
    2013-2016 

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Honors and Awards


  • Research Presentation Award
    BYU Graduate Student Society
    2016
  • Research Presentation Award
    BYU Graduate Student Society
    2015
  • Academic Scholarship
    Brigham Young University
    2012-2017
  • Academic Scholarship
    Brigham Young University
    2010-2011
  • Academic Scholarship
    Brigham Young University
    2005-2007

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Publications and Presentations


Publications

Presentations

  • “The Putative Cannabinoid Receptor GPR55: Expression, Modulation of Hippocampal Plasticity and Behavior”
    Society for Neuroscience International Conference
    2016
  • “The Putative Cannabinoid Receptor GPR55: Expression, Modulation of Hippocampal Plasticity and Behavior”
    Society for Neuroscience International Conference
    2015
  • “The Putative Cannabinoid Receptor GPR55: Expression, Modulation of Hippocampal Plasticity and Behavior”
    Society for Neuroscience International Conference
    2014
  • “The Putative Cannabinoid Receptor GPR55: Expression, Modulation of Hippocampal Plasticity and Behavior”
    Society for Neuroscience Intermountain Chapter
    2014
  • “The Putative Cannabinoid Receptor GPR55: Expression, Modulation of Hippocampal Plasticity and Behavior”
    Society for Neuroscience International Conference
    2013
  • “The Putative Cannabinoid Receptor GPR55: Expression, Modulation of Hippocampal Plasticity and Behavior”
    Society for Neuroscience Intermountain Chapter
    2013

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Research and Studies


  • Neuroscience, electrophysiology, and molecular biology (2013-2017)
  • Cell and molecular biology (2013)
  • Developmental biology (2012)
  • Cell and molecular biology (2010)

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Biographical Information


 

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