Medical Honor Society Inducts USD Sanford School of Medicine Students Residents Faculty and Alumni
Five students from the medical school’s Class of 2019 were inducted, including:
- Brody Brisk of Rapid City, South Dakota
- Skye Lawlor of Rapid City, South Dakota
- Nicholas Goodhope of Sturgis, South Dakota
- Keegan Mechels of Lennox, South Dakota
- Abby Wegehaupt of Dimock, South Dakota
Six students from the Class of 2020 were also inducted, including:
- Matthew Bell of Sioux Falls, South Dakota
- Charissa Etrheim of Brandon, South Dakota
- Kenzie Lee of Brookings, South Dakota
- Eric Mehlhaff of Hartford, South Dakota
- Cody Ness of Hendricks, Minnesota
- Ethan Pauley of Vale, South Dakota
The chapter also inducted family medicine professor Dr. Charles Shafer, alumni Dr. Eric Klawiter and Dr. Matthew Barker, cardiovascular disease fellow Dr. Maheedhar Gedela and psychiatry medical resident Dr. Veronica Radigan.
AOA is the only national honor medical society in the world. It recognizes and encourages excellence in the medical profession and honors high standards of character and conduct among medical students, faculty and medical graduates. AOA specifically recognizes high academic achievement among students selected, as well as gifted teaching and leadership in academia and the community. AOA also supports the ideals of humanism and service to others.
You May Also Like
AUSTIN, Texas — South Dakota senior guard Ciara Duffy was one of five Division I women's basketball players selected to the Academic All-America first team selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Duffy earns Academic All-America honors for the third consecutive season.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — All five South Dakota starters scored in double-figures and the Coyotes completed perhaps the greatest regular season in Summit League history with a 63-58 win against rival and second-seeded South Dakota State in the tournament championship game Tuesday inside the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.
VERMILLION, S.D. – Two University of South Dakota faculty members are partnering with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Sioux Falls agency Call to Freedom to better understand what sex trafficking survivors think about the services they receive — and to learn what services they find most helpful.