Idaho's first medical school under construction

Local News 8 - Idaho's first medical school under construction

MERIDIAN, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Idaho's first medical school will open it's doors next August. The Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine is affiliated with Idaho State University and will be located in Meridian. They say that construction is ahead of schedule

Idaho Statesman - Idaho’s 1st medical school rises in Meridian. Can its physicians fix our doc shortage?

Idaho Statesman - Idaho’s 1st medical school rises in Meridian. Can its physicians fix our doc shortage?

Idaho’s first medical school is going up in a 94,000-square-foot building on East Central Drive in Meridian, just off Locust Grove Road, next to Idaho State University’s Meridian Health Science Center. The schools are affiliated, and students will be able to use facilities at ISU during their training.

Idaho Business Review - ICOM seeks to build ‘medical school of the future’

September 26, 2017 - ICOM seeks to build ‘medical school of the future’
Construction of what is intended to be Idaho’s first medical school is on budget and three weeks ahead of schedule, now with a planned completion data of sometime in May 2018.

Rexburg Standard Journal - Madison doctor headed to new Idaho medical school

REXBURG — A local doctor has been chosen to help head Idaho’s first medical school.

Dr. Rodney Bates, a former hospitalist at Madison Memorial Hospital, will become the chair of the Primary Clinical Department at the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine.