MedOpp Student Stories

Jarron Tilghman

Jarron Tilghman

Name: Jarron Tilghman Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2003 Major: Biology Medical school and year of graduation: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, 2009   What led to your interest in medicine? During junior…

Jacqueline Louderman

Jacqueline Louderman

Name: Jacqueline Louderman Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2018 Major: Health Sciences Medical school and expected year of graduation: New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2024   What led to your interest in…

Abigail Beckerdite

Abigail Beckerdite

Name: Abigail Beckerdite Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2020 Major: Biological Engineering Dental school and expected year of graduation: Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine, 2024   What led to your interest in dentistry? I’ve…

Thomas Cassimatis

Thomas Cassimatis

Name: Thomas Cassimatis Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2018 Major: Biological Sciences Medical school and expected year of graduation: The Ohio State College of Medicine, 2024   What led to your interest in medicine? I have…

Samantha Phillips

Samantha Phillips

Name: Samantha Phillips Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2020 Major: Biological Sciences and Psychology Medical school and expected year of graduation: California Health Sciences University, 2024   What led to your interest in medicine? My interest…

Ali Farhadi

Ali Farhadi

Name: Ali Farhadi Undergraduate university and year of graduation: University of Missouri-Columbia, 2019 Major: Biological Sciences Dental school and expected year of graduation: University of Michigan School of Dentistry, 2023   What Led to your interest in dentistry? When I was…