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Release: Immediate

Local UI medical student accepted for residency

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- (Name of student), a University of Iowa medical student from (hometown), will begin residency training after receiving the doctor of medicine degree from the UI College of Medicine this May.

(Name) will enter a yearlong residency program in (specialty) at (institution and location) before proceeding to additional residency training. After earning their M.D. degrees, new physicians typically spend three to five years training in the specialties of their choice.

The National Residency Matching Program helps most medical students secure places in these training programs. (Name) is one of 168 UI medical students who learned on March 18 where they will spend their residencies.

EDITORS: This release includes information about a student or students from your area. Information about these students and their medical residencies is listed below alphabetically by state and hometown.


 Burlington  Jason A. Rexroth, preliminary surgery, Spartanburg Regional Medical Center, Spartanburg, S.C.
 Coggon  Holly Conway Brown, preliminary medicine, Iowa Methodist Medical Center-VA Medical Center, Des Moines
 Columbus Junction  Michael S. Galitz, transitional medicine, Broadlawns Medical Center, Des Moines
 Des Moines  Kirsten Hassel Buck, preliminary medicine, Iowa Methodist Medical Center-VA Medical Center, Des Moines; David R. Huyette, preliminary surgery, Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines
 Humboldt  Scott T. Guenthner, transitional medicine, St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Ind.
 Oakland  Angela J. Van Zee, transitional medicine, Malcomb Grow Medical Center, Andrews Air Force Base, Md.


 Eugene Susan T. Haney, preliminary surgery, Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle, Wash.