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O YOUNG NAMED STUDENT D.O. OF THE MONTH



February 21, 2012 - Diana O Young of Denver, Colo., has been named a Student D.O. for the month of February at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) in Harrogate, Tenn. O Young 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 is designed to recognize 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.

O Young received her Bachelor of Arts in biochemistry and molecular, cellular and developmental biology from the University of Colorado at Boulder and her Master of Science in biomedical sciences from Colorado State University. At LMU-DCOM O Young serves as President of the LMU-DCOM chapter of the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA). O Young is the daughter of PoKwong and Lisa O Young.

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: Diana O Young.

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