Research and scholarly activity are essential to academic excellence in medical education, and Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine’s commitment to both will provide a formal mechanism for students to explore cutting-edge research.
The public-private partnership between Idaho State University and the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM), Idaho’s first medical school, has allowed for interprofessional education— also known as IPE — between student doctors and students studying other professions in health care.
Jennifer Gotto, MD, is the Psychiatric Chair at the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine. She graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in 1991 and completed a General Psychiatry residency and fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine.
ICOM honored Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter during a room naming ceremony on Monday, Nov. 5. Idaho’s first medical school unveiled its 250-seat, “Governor C.L. ‘Butch’ Otter Auditorium,” to Idaho’s governor of 12 years.
The 162 first-year students at the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine (ICOM) took their first steps toward becoming physicians on Friday, Sept. 21, when they received their first white coats in a ceremonial rite of passage for doctors.
Dr. Kevin Wilson, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs at the Idaho College of Osteopathic Medicine, was recently recognized by the U.S. Air Force Healthcare Professions Recruiting Service for his recruiting efforts.