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BREWER NAMED STUDENT D.O. OF THE MONTH



September 9, 2010 - Joseph Brewer of Birmingham, Ala., 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. Brewer 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- or second-year student. 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.

Brewer received his Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the University of Alabama (UAB) at Birmingham. He worked in the industrial environmental engineering field before returning to UAB to pursue a post-baccalaureate biology program. He and his wife Kristy have two sons, William and Samuel.

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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Caption: Joseph Brewer.

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