The Road to DO Licensure

Stories from the Road

Hear from successful students, residents, and practicing DOs on how they got to where they are and what advice they have to help you accomplish your own goals. This interview series explores all different stages of the Road to DO Licensure with various experiences, challenges, learnings, and advice to share.

Stories From The Road: Bringing the Passion to Advocacy - Interview with Brysen Keith, DO, MS, PGY-1

Brysen Keith, DO, MS, PGY-1 is a recent graduate from the A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in...

Stories from the Road: Matching into Competitive Specialties with Only COMLEX-USA - Interview with Courtney Cox, MA, OMS-IV

May 20, 2021
We met Courtney Cox, MA, a fourth-year medical student from Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (AZCOM), on...

Stories from the Road: From ESL student to DO - Interview with Amir Khiabani, MS, OMS-III

March 31, 2021
Amir Khiabani, MS, OMS-III, was recently appointed to the Special Commission for Osteopathic Medical Licensure...

Stories from the Road: The Trailblazer Who Never Gave Up - Interview with Sabri Zooper, OMS-III

February 11, 2021
Sabri Zooper is certainly someone you want to know—an osteopathic medical student at Texas College of Osteopathic...

Stories from the Road: Interview with Carisa Champion, DO, JD, MPH, On Her Fellowship with Grey’s Anatomy

December 11, 2020
NBOME Resident Ambassador, Carisa Champion, DO, JD, MPH, was selected to be a fellow in the Grey’s Anatomy...

Stories from the Road: A Change of Heart, But Not of Spirit - Interview with Alin Gragossian, DO

October 28, 2020
You might be familiar with Alin Gragossian, DO, from her blog, A Change of Heart, which provides insight into her...

Stories from the Road: Interview with Sydney Miller, OMS-III, Student Director for NRMP Talks About Challenges Faced During the Pandemic

September 8, 2020
NBOME caught up with Sydney Miller on Zoom to talk about her experience with COMLEX-USA, her new role as Student...

Stories from the Road: A Conversation with Jonathan Bardahl, DO, on Choosing a Specialty

March 22, 2020
Jon Bardahl, DO, is currently training in pediatric medicine at OSF HealthCare. In the upcoming academic year...