Student Spotlight

Rasa Rafie, OMS II

Class of 2022

  • Hometown: San Diego, California
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Cell Molecular Biology (Graduate Studies: Master of Science degree in Global Medicine)
  • Clubs and Activities: Lead Peer Mentor, Member of the Global Medicine Track, Member of the Days of Diversity Committee

Why did you choose RVUCOM? Feeling a sense of community in my medical school was really important to me. I attended a Meet and...
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Faculty Spotlight

Mark Wardle, DO, FAAFP

Director of Medical Spanish Elective on the Southern Utah Campus
Co-Director of the Global Medicine Track on the Southern Utah Campus
Assistant Professor of Primary Care Medicine

  • Hometown: Tracy, California
  • Undergraduate Studies: Zoology and Pre-Med at Brigham Young University
  • Graduate Studies: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in California; Family Medicine Residency in Utah Valley; and Rural Medicine and Faculty Development Fellowship.

What classes do you teach? I teach in both years of Primary Care Medicine, am the Director of the...
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Student Organizations

Rocky Vista University Southern Utah has active and progressive student organizations, including our Student Government Association (SGA), Class Officers, National Organizations, and Student Clubs.

 

Student Government Association (SGA)

The Student Government Association (SGA) at Rocky Vista University Southern Utah provides a collective voice of students on campus with administration and the community.  In addition, the SGA provides a variety of events and activities each year to enhance the student experience.

Clubs & Organizations

American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians (ACOEP)
The Wilderness Medical Society Student Interest Group (WMSIG)
Medical Students Advocating High Risk Populations (MSAHRP)
Integrative Medicine Club (IMC)
Student Osteopathic Surgical Association (SOSA)
Women in Medicine (WIM)
Ultrasound Society Club (US)
Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA)
Student American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (SAOAO)
Collegium Aesculapium
DOCARE
Student Association of ACOFP
SAAO
Medical Research Club
Doctors in Business Society Club
Anesthesia Club