September 14, 2012 - Jimmy Tran of Collierville, Tenn., has been named a Student D.O. for the month of September at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) in Harrogate, Tenn. Tran is a first-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.

Tran received his bachelor of arts degree in international business and his bachelor of science degree in biology from the University of Memphis. At LMU-DCOM Tran is enrolled in the dual DO/MBA degree program and is involved with the Christian Medical and Dental Association, the Internal Medicine Club, the Family Medicine Club and the Emergency Medicine Club. Tran is married to Amy Vo Tran.

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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