August 15, 2011 - T. D. Williams of Blaine, Tenn., has been named a Student D.O. for the month of August at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) in Harrogate, Tenn. Williams is a second-year osteopathic medical student at LMU-DCOM.

The Student D.O. of the Month is a program of the LMU-DCOM Student Government Association (SGA) and recognizes an outstanding first- and second-year student each month. Among the criteria examined for the honor are involvement in LMU-DCOM, leadership skills, community service, class attendance, initiative, attitude and professionalism. Nominations are made to the SGA and voted on by the officers.

Williams received his undergraduate degree in fire administration from the University of Memphis. He worked as a flight medic prior to enrolling in medical school. At LMU-DCOM, Williams serves as the clinical coordinator for the Student Chapter of the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians. Williams and his wife Jennifer have three children, Kendall, Sylas and JennaRose.

The DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine is located on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. LMU-DCOM is an integral part of LMU’s values-based learning community, and is dedicated to preparing the next generation of osteopathic physicians to provide health care in the often underserved region of Appalachia and beyond. For more information about LMU-DCOM, call 1-800-325-0900, ext. 7082, email, or visit us online at

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Caption: T. D. Williams.

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