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Four BVU students explore dental, medical careers with area internships

Monday, January 14, 2013

Brooke Berkey will be doing a January internship with Storm Lake dentist Dr. Chris Hansen
Brooke Berkey, a junior biology major at BVU from Colfax, is doing an internship in January at the dental office of Dr. Chris Hansen. She was selected for BVU's Undergraduate Rural Dentistry Internship (URDI) and will also intern in the office of Dr. Dan Douglas.

Three BVU science majors are interning at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center (BVRMC) in January and will also spend one week during the month at another area hospital. Participants include Colton Webber, senior athletic training/pre-med major from Turnerville, Ga.; Andrew Schanbacher, junior biology major from Newhall and Caitlin Hoff, junior biochemistry, biology, chemistry and psychology quadruple major from Yankton, S.D.

Colton Webber, Andrew Schanbacher and Caitlin Hoff complete January internships with Buena Vista Regional Medical Center. The three pre-med students received white coats during a Jan. 7 ceremony with biology professor Dr. Rick Lampe and assistant biology professor Kristy McClellan. / Submitted