Student Spotlight

Chauncey R. Syposs IV, OMS III

Class of 2019

  • Hometown: Buffalo, NY
  • Undergraduate Studies: Undergrad: Biology and Philosophy (Canisius College); Graduate: Human Anatomy and Cellular Biology (University of Buffalo School of Medicine)
  • Clubs and Activities: Multicultural Club, acting Treasurer and Secretary, Students for Choice

Why did you choose RVU? RVU had a great reputation for its board scores and the structure of its curriculum. Being less than an hour...
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Faculty Spotlight

Rachel M.A. Linger, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology

  • Hometown: Dunkirk, MD
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelors of Science in Biology with high honors in Zoology (University of Maryland)
  • Graduate Studies: Doctoral degree in Pharmacology (University of Colorado); Post-Doctoral Fellowship investigating novel biologic targets for new therapies in lung cancer and leukemia

What class do you teach? Pharmacology in both the COM and MSBS programs; pharmacology is taught as separate courses...
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RVU honored with Colorado Senate Resolution and Governor Proclamation

On April 12th, the Colorado Senate passed a resolution congratulating RVU for over 10 years of distinguished service to the State of Colorado as Colorado’s second largest medical school. Senators Holbert, Smallwood, Aguilar, and others spoke in support of the resolution which passed unanimously:

Colorado Senate Resolution (PDF)

Governor John Hickenlooper proclaimed the week of April 17-21 as Colorado Osteopathic Medicine Week and cited RVU graduation of over 727 new doctors as one of the reasons for the designation:

Colorado Osteopathic Medicine Week Proclamation (PDF)