The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Bradenton welcomed 161 osteopathic medical students to campus for the first day of classes on July 28.
This is the fifth class of medical students at the Bradenton, Fla., branch campus.
|Class of 2012 students Gina Petrakos and Nam Nguyen (center) get to know their classmates.|
The Class of 2012 is represented by students from 29 states and 40 percent of the students are from Florida.
“We are very excited to welcome our 5th class of future osteopathic physicians,” said Dr. Robert George, LECOM Bradenton’s associate dean of academic affairs.