• Thank You For Letting Me Be Your Physician
    February 5, 2021

    Daniel Gelfman, M.D. emphasizes how emotionally valuable receiving patients' trust is to the practicing physician. ​He presents insight into understanding the emotional loss a physician may experience when leaving private practice, even if they remain active in medicine, and explains the profound personal satisfaction they can experience from long-term trusting relationships with patients.

  • A Unique Case of Popliteal Artery Thrombosis in Isolated Prothrombin Gene Mutation
    December 30, 2020

    Fourth-year MU-COM student Kathleen Hoban and Dr. Sumathi Sakthi-Velavan recently published “A Unique Case of Popliteal Artery Thrombosis in Isolated Prothrombin Gene Mutation” in the journal Cereus.

  • Attitudes and Experiences of Frontline Nursing Home Staff Toward Coronavirus Testing
    November 5, 2020

    MU-COM's OMS-2, Spencer Hofschulte-Beck, in collaboration with Indiana University School of Medicine and Regenstrief Institute Center for Aging Research, recently conducted a study designed to hear the voices of Indiana's nursing home staff after the mandatory COVID-19 testing which occurred in June of 2020. Their experiences with testing, beliefs regarding COVID-19 vaccines, and more are found here.

  • The Impact of a Wellness Initiative for COVID-19 at MU-COM
    October 1, 2020

    OMS-4s Carolina Vogel and Michael Massaro illustrate how MU-COM students look out for and support one another, something that is even more important during COVID times when connectivity may be impacted. Additionally, this article highlights the steps the Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine's Office of Student Affairs took to change the way students are supported with special attention to the student's mental health.