Last AMEC Class

Eight medical students from Nova Southeastern University (NOVA) in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and8215AMECStudentsJune2013-310x153 Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Georgia campus (GA-PCOM) are doing third and fourth year rotations at SAMC as part of their medical educations through the Alabama Medical Education Consortium (AMEC) pipeline. Pictured, front row, from left, are: Diane Peterson, director, Medical Staff Services; Judy Higby, AMEC site coordinator; Sarah Heathcote, NOVA; David Krapf, NOVA; Joshua Ruiz, NOVA; and Veronica Romanow, NOVA; back row, Katie White, GA-PCOM; Michael Kinning, NOVA; Catherine Perrault, GA-PCOM; Sam Armstrong, NOVA; and James Jones, DO, regional director, Medical Education. AMEC will become a function at the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine which opens in August.