Student Spotlight

Jacob Egget, OMS II

Class of 2021

  • Hometown: Highlands Ranch, Colorado
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience and Integrative Physiology from University of Colorado - Boulder.
  • Clubs and Activities: Honor Code President for the Student Government Association, National Liaison Officer for SOSA, and future OPP Fellow.

What are your medical interests? I think surgery is amazing, especially orthopedics. The fact that we can “cut to cure” blows my mind. I...
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Faculty Spotlight

Joel Roberts, MD

Instructor of Physiology

  • Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry
  • Graduate Studies: Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Internal Medicine Internship at Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver.

What do you do in your spare time? I play racquetball, make pizzas, and watch football. What advice do...
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RVUCOM to Host Research Appreciation Day on Nov. 7th!

RVUCOM will be hosting its annual Research Appreciation Day event at both campuses on November 7th. This year’s theme will be “Molecular Diagnostics,” with the keynote speaker being Carol Saunders, PhD, FACMG, Clinical Director for the Center of Pediatric Genomic Medicine at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri.

Below are the schedules of events for each campus: