Student Spotlight

Mikenzie Sturdevant, OMS I

Class of 2022

  • Hometown: Riverton, WY
  • Undergraduate Studies: Animal Science
  • Clubs and Activities: Pre-SOMA liaison for the SOMA chapter on the Southern Utah Campus. Member of SOSA, MSAUP and ACOEP.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? I chose RVUCOM because of their competitive statistics for the boards and the opportunity to be involved in the...
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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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Rocky Vista University to Host Global Medicine Open House

RVU’s Global Medicine Track, in conjunction with Library Services, will host the Global Medicine Open House on Monday, November 12th. The event will highlight how the Global Medicine Program trains student doctors in hands-on settings to provide quality healthcare for rural and under-served communities worldwide. Camille Bentley, DO, MPH, FACOFP, Director of the Global Medicine Track and Global Rotations, will share her experiences with Global Medicine and the future of healthcare abroad. The event is open to the public and lite appetizers will be served. To RSVP please visit https://bit.ly/2MvxFTz.

Additionally, the “Against the Odds: Making a Difference in Global Health” traveling exhibit will showcase the collaborative efforts of physicians, scientists, communities and international organizations as they work to find solutions to prevent disease and improve quality of life for all. The exhibit will be available starting October 15th to November 24th in the Frank Ritchel Ames Memorial Library.