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CONTACT: C. LINDON LARSON
283 Medical Laboratories
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-9569; fax (319) 335-8034
e-mail: charles-l-larson@uiowa.edu

Release: Immediate

Local UI medical student accepted for specialty training

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- (Name of student), a University of Iowa medical student from (hometown), will begin specialty training in (specialty) this year after receiving the doctor of medicine degree from the UI College of Medicine in May.

(Name) will enter a medical residency program at (institution and location). After earning their M.D. degrees, new physicians take three to five years training in the specialties of their choice.

The National Residency Matching Program is the process by which students are paired with training programs. (Name) was one of 155 graduating UI medical students who learned March 19 where they would spend their residencies.

 

EDITORS: This release includes information about a student or students from your area. Information about students and residencies is listed below alphabetically by state and hometown, Iowa natives first.

 

IOWA

Ames

Manali Barua, neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Christopher G. Okiishi, psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Bettendorf

Sanjai Nagendra, pathology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Michael P. Porter, urology, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, Wash.; Scott M. Sporer, orthopaedic surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, N.H.

Burlington

Steven A. Boardman, orthopaedic surgery, Henry Ford Health Sciences Center, Detroit, Mich.; Timothy B. Rapp, orthopaedic surgery, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, Wash.

Cedar Rapids

Gregory P. Couser, psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Daniel C. Fitzpatrick, orthopaedic surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; James R. Olney, orthopaedic surgery, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kan.

Clinton

Michele L. Cooley, pathology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Coon Rapids

Bonnie J. Ranson, general surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Council Bluffs

Patrick B. Leu, urology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich.

Des Moines

Erin E. Forest, orthopaedic surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Kerry J. Larson, diagnostic radiology, Grand Rapids Area Medical Center, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Timothy L. Mulholland, urology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich.; Michael R. Wilson, urology, University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Okla.; Kari M. Wolf, psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Dubuque

Shane A. Kraske, diagnostic radiology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Gerhardt J. Winkel III, general surgery, University of Florida Program/Shands Hospital, Gainesville, Fla.

Hedrick

Timothy A. Breon, general surgery, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Indianola

Matthew W. Ruble, psychiatry, Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, Mass.

Iowa City

Carrie L. Dykstra, anesthesiology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Thomas L. Nielsen, emergency medicine, Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Mich.; Stacy L. Roe, emergency medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minn.

Knoxville

Todd H. Petty, general surgery, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Penn.

Moorhead

Dana M. Coberly, plastic surgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla.

Nevada

Eric K. VanDePol, general surgery, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, Iowa

Newton

Judy L. Chun, urology research, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Oakland

Michael C. Ross, urology, University of Arizona Affiliated Hospitals, Tucson, Ariz.

Perry

Matthew J. Spellman, urology, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Neb.; Stacey E. Whitehead, otolaryngology research, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Quimby

Kerri J. Husman, psychiatry, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

West Des Moines

Jennifer A. Crowley, emergency medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Mich.; Michael J. George, diagnostic radiology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Melissa A. Swallow, psychiatry, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Mo.

Winfield

Gregory R. Hill, orthopaedic surgery, Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Mich.

 

CALIFORNIA

Artesia

Michael J. Rack, medicine-psychiatry, West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown, W.V.

Lake Forest

Jeffrey L. Winslow, pathology, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Hospital, Burlington, Vt.

 

FLORIDA

Coral Gables

Gloria E. Dunkin, psychiatry, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fla.

 

ILLINOIS

DeKalb

Brian W. Herrmann, surgery, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo.

Pecatonica

Laurie L. Ackerman, neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

 

LOUISIANA

Lafayette

Cheryl D. Randal, diagnostic radiology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

 

MARYLAND

Baltimore

Anita M. Graham-Roy, psychiatry, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii

 

NEBRASKA

Minden

Jason J. Jameson, urology, University of Utah Affiliated Hospitals, Salt Lake City, Utah

Omaha

Michael A. Hovey, general surgery, Creighton University, Omaha, Neb.

 

NEW YORK

Binghamton

Tina A. Maxian, orthopaedic surgery, Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, N.Y.

 

TEXAS

Brownsville

Alfredo R. Ramirez, general surgery, U.S. Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Md.

 

VIRGINIA

Portsmouth

Howard Hoffman, general surgery, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine

3/31/97