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SWAFFORD NAMED STUDENT D.O. OF THE MONTH



September 28, 2011 - Paul “Hutch” Swafford of Pikeville, Tenn., has been named the Student D.O. for the month of September at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) in Harrogate, Tenn. Swafford 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.

Swafford received his Bachelor of Bachelor of Arts in Management from the Trevecca Nazarine University. At Trevecca he graduated Cum Laude. He is the son of Paul Swafford.

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 dcom@lmunet.edu, or visit us online at www.lmunet.edu/dcom.

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Caption: Paul “Hutch” Swafford.

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