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IL: New CCOM Students Care for Community with Day of Service

August 03, 2017


by Office of Communications


New students at Midwestern University’s Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine participated in a day of service as part of their orientation program.

Before beginning their rigorous course of study, first-year medical students at Midwestern University participate in an annual day of service. This year, 204 new students at the University's Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM) assisted senior citizens, packed food, cleared brush and more as part of their orientation program. The students completed the following projects:

Participation in service projects gives students first-hand experience with the needs of the community they will one day serve as health professionals. The projects also reflect a University-wide commitment to community service.


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