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LMU-DCOM STUDENT TRAVELS TO AUSTRALIA TO PRESENT RESEARCH FINDINGS



September 24, 2008 - Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) student Myles Jen Kin recently traveled to Melbourne, Australia, to speak at the Australian College of Ambulance Professionals annual national conference.

Jen Kin was one of two international invited speakers at the conference. He presented his research on diabetes and pre-hospital testing of blood sugar levels. Jen Kin also won the “Best Oral Presentation” award for his research at the EMS Today Conference in Baltimore, Md., in March 2008.

Jen Kin, originally from Kagel Canyon, Calif., is currently a second-year osteopathic medical student at LMU-DCOM. He received his undergraduate degree in Psychobiology from the University of California at Los Angeles and his master’s degree in Medical Sciences from Boston University.

The Australian College of Ambulance Professionals (ACAP) is the leading representative association for professionals engaged in the delivery of pre-hospital emergency medical systems. ACAP provides a national platform for policies and representation to enhance the quality of pre-hospital emergency patient care in Australia.

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 healthcare in the often underserved region of Appalachia and beyond. For more information about LMU-DCOM, call 1-800-325-0900, ext. 7082, e-mail dcom@lmunet.edu, or visit us online at www.lmunet.edu/dcom.

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