Student Spotlight

Raymond Kwong, OMS II

Class of 2022

  • Hometown: Mesa, Arizona
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Ecology with a minor in Anthropology from the University of Arizona
  • Clubs and Activities: President of the ACOEP Southern Utah Chapter, Ambassador, and Peer Mentor.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? The interview process made me feel very welcomed and wanted. I had been to other interviews where I was...
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Faculty Spotlight

David Ross, DO, FACEP

Director of Rural and Wilderness Medicine Track
Course Director of Military Medicine I, II, and III
Associate Professor of Specialty Medicine
Associate Professor in the Office of Simulation in Medicine and Surgery

  • Hometown: Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, then moved to Seattle, WA.
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Science at the University of Washington
  • Graduate Studies: Western University of the Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific; Internship at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine; Emergency Medicine Residency and Hyperbaric Fellowship at Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans; Flight Surgeon in the United States Air Force

What class/classes do you teach? I teach in the Rural and Wilderness Medicine Track, Military Medicine, and I am...
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Profile

Stephen J. Miller, DO, MPH, FACOFP

Associate Dean of Clinical Education
Department of Clinical Education

smiller@rvu.edu • (435) 233-9512
RVUCOM-SU Campus • MOB-201

 

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


Education


  • Master of Public Health
    Tufts University School of Medicine
    Boston, MA
    2004
  • Family Practice Residency
    Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Chicago, IL
    1987-1988
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    Metropolitan Hospital, Parkview Division
    Philadelphia, PA
    1983-1984
  • Rotating Internship
    Metropolitan Hospital, Parkview Division
    Philadelphia, PA
    1982-1983
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Philadelphia, PA
    1982
  • Bachelor of Science
    St Joseph’s University
    Philadelphia, PA
    1978

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Professional Experience


  • 2019 – present: Associate Dean of Clinical Education
    Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2019 – present: Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Osteopathic Principles and Practice
    Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2014 – 2019: Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences
    Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2014 – 2019: Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Osteopathic Principles and Practice
    Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2011 – 2017: Fellow and Participating Investigator
    Concord Practice Based Research Network
  • 2012 – 2014: Chair of the Department of Family Medicine
    Lincoln Memorial University DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2012 – 2014: Chair of the Curriculum Committee
    DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2009 – 2014: Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Osteopathic Principles and Practice
    DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 2006 – 2009: Program Director of Family Medicine Residency
    Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network
  • 1988 – 2006: Medical Director of the Rural Health Primary Care Center
    K&C Memorial Health Center
  • 1988 – 2006: Physician
    School Administrative District #74 – Maine
  • 1988 – 2006: Active Staff Physician
    Inland Hospital
  • 1988 – 2006: Clinical Preceptor
    University of New England College of Medicine
  • 1997 – 2002: Medical Advisor to Medical Assistant and Allied Health Program
    Kennebec Valley Community College
  • 1993 – 1998: Chair of the Department of Family Practice
    Inland Hospital
  • 1990 – 1991: Chair of the Quality Assurance Committee
    Inland Hospital
  • 1984 – 1987: Staff Physician
    National Health Services Corps

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Certifications and Licenses


  • American Osteopathic Board of Family Practitioners (1988 – present)
    American Osteopathic Association

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Service and Contributions


Miscellaneous

  • NBOME L1 Standard Setting Meeting (2010 – present)
  • Item Writer/Member, NBOME/COMAT Family Medicine (2010 – 2017)
  • Member, State of Maine Steering Committee for Physicians and Schools Mission (2004 – 2005)
  • Volunteer, Staff Advisor and Program Writer, Maine Bureau of Health Community Health Division (2004 – 2005)

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Professional Societies and Affiliations


  • Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association 
    2014 – present
  • ACOFP E-Learning Committee
    Vice Chair: 2014 – present
  • Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Achievement Test Family Medicine
    2010 – present
  • Tennessee Osteopathic Medical Association
    2009 – present
  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
    Member: 1988 – present
    ACOFP Program Committee Member: 2011 – 2017
    ACOFP/OMED Program Vice Chair: 2012
    ACOFP/OMED Program Chair: 2014
  • American Osteopathic Association
    1984 – present
  • EPA Liaison Committee – American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine
    2015 – 2017
  • Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
    2006 – 2009

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Honors and Awards


  • Fellowship
    ACOFP
    2012
  • Outstanding Service Recognition
    ACOFP
    2004
  • Elected Member of Delta Omega Society – Rho Chapter for Academic Achievement
    Tuft’s Public Health Program
    2005
  • Recognition of Service
    County School Administration District
    1997 – 2006
  • Recognition for diagnosing first reported case of Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever in Maine
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    1993
  • Faculty Development Course
    University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
    1992 – 1993
  • Sandoz Award for Scholastic Achievement
    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    1980 – 1982
  • Leadership Award
    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    1978 – 1982

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Presentations


  • Pre-Conference Workshop – Standardized Residency Assessment
    AACOM
    2018
  • Formation of Student Assessment Goals by Semester Using EPAs
    2018
  • Integration and Assessment of EPA 6 in ACOM Curriculum
    AACOM
    2017
  • EPA Integration: Curriculum Mapping and Individual Assessments
    AACOM
    2017
  • “Creating a Community of Preceptors”
    Medical Library Association
    2016
  • Colorectal Update
    FLACOFP
    2015
  • “Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Low Back Pain”
    Tennessee Osteopathic Medical Association Convention
    2012
  • “Five-Minute Osteopathic Diagnosis and Treatment of Conditions Common to Family Medicine”
    Kansas Association of Osteopathic Medicine Convention
    2012
  • “Use of Facilitated Positional Release”
    Tennessee Osteopathic Medical Association Convention
    2010

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Research Interests


  • Osteopathic Principles and Practice in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2011)

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