LMU-DCOM hosts ‘National ShaDO week’ event

December 6, 2013

Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) in Harrogate, Tenn., was one of 12 osteopathic medical schools across the country that participated in “National ShaDO Week” during the week of Nov.18. “National ShaDO Week” is a project of the Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA), and is designed for any student interested in exploring osteopathic medicine. Students participating in the event at LMU-DCOM had an opportunity to attend lectures and participate with current osteopathic medical students in labs specially created for the event. Thirty-three high school and college students participated in LMU-DCOM’s event, which was organized by LMU-DCOM’s SOMA chapter and the LMU-DCOM Internal Medicine Club. Pictured are LMU-DCOM osteopathic medical students and “National ShaDO Week” participants responding to questions in the LMU-DCOM osteopathic principles and practice lab.