SOMC Welcomes Area Medical Students

Southern Ohio Medical Center held a luncheon July 20 honoring area residents who have been accepted into medical schools. Each was presented a medical dictionary and welcomed by Dr. Aaron Adams, director of Medical Education at SOMC, Dr. Terry Johnson, program director of SOMC’s Family Practice Residency, and Dr. John Kasper, program director of Emergency Medicine Residency at SOMC. Shown at the luncheon are (front, l-r): T.J. Stidham (going to The Ohio State University), Courtney McGinnis and Debra Lewis (Ohio University), Mikell Rase (University of Cincinnati); back (l-r): Dr. Johnson, Jessica James, Jerod Walker, Jacinda Shaw and Derek Adams (all Ohio University), Dr. Kasper, and Ashish Patel (St. Mathews).