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Jane Detrich, OMS-III, is regional director for American Medical Student Association

Tulsa, Okla. – Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine third-year student Jane Detrich of Tulsa is the 2011-12 Regional Director for Region IX for the American Medical Student Association.

AMSA is a student-governed, national organization committed to representing the concerns of medical students, premedical students, interns, residents and practicing physicians. Founded in 1950, AMSA is the nation’s oldest and largest independent association of future physicians.

As regional director, Detrich will is responsible for overseeing and collaborating with AMSA chapters in region nine which includes Oklahoma and Texas. She also will help plan regional forums. Region nine Oklahoma members include OSU Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine, the University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine and the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.

Texas schools include the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Texas College of Medicine, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.  Also, the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine, the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine and Baylor College of Medicine.

 

Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa offers programs in osteopathic medicine, biomedical sciences and forensic sciences. Since its beginnings more than 30 years ago, OSU-CHS has grown to offer eight graduate degrees. On-campus programs, distance learning and OSU partnerships train osteopathic physicians, research scientists and health care professionals with an emphasis on serving rural and under-served Oklahoma. OSU operates eight clinics, six in Tulsa, one in Enid and one in Muskogee. More information about OSU Center for Health Sciences is available at www.healthsciences.okstate.edu.