Congratulations to Student Doctor Katie Lindsey and Student Doctor Kylie Limback. They have each been named the Student DO of the Year for KCU’s Joplin and Kansas City campuses for the 2023-2024 academic year.
Student Doctor Katie Lindsey has demonstrated her commitment to osteopathic medicine through her leadership and service. She has served in roles such as Teaching Assistant, CHAMPS Coach, Anatomy Academy Coach and president of MedCorp. She is also a member of Sigma Sigma Phi Honor Society. Lindsey is a Health Professions Scholarship Recipient and will be serving in the United States Army upon graduation. Lindsey is expected to graduate from KCU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine in Spring 2024.
Student Doctor Kylie Limback has achieved excellence in academic pursuits, proved herself to be a leader among her peers and committed herself to serving the community. She completed KCU’s Clinical Anatomy Fellowship as well as Missouri Area Health Education Center Scholars Program. She tutored fellow students in various capacities and served as an officer in both Sigma Sigma Phi and Dermatology Club. Among her volunteer commitments are Shepard’s Food Pantry and the Progressive Animal Welfare Society. She is expected to graduate from KCU’s College of Osteopathic Medicine in Spring 2024.
About the Student DO of the Year Award
Each year, the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine's Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP) honors leadership, commitment to community service, dedication to the osteopathic profession, professionalism and the embodiment of the osteopathic philosophy with the Student DO of the Year Award. Recipients from each college of osteopathic medicine are considered for national recognition through COSGP.