FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 2, 2011
(CHICAGO) – Mansoor A. Jatoi, an osteopathic medical student from Tucson, Ariz., was recently elected to the American Osteopathic Association’s (AOA) Board of Trustees as the student representative.
“It is a great honor to serve as the student representative to the AOA Board of Trustees and to represent osteopathic medical students from all across the country,” Jatoi says. “I look forward to putting my passion for osteopathic medicine into this position.”
Apart from his new position as an AOA Trustee, Jatoi will also serve as the chair of the AOA’s Student Affairs Committee. In addition, Jatoi is active with the Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents where he currently serves as chair of the public relations and web committee.
Jatoi received his bachelor’s of science degree in business administration from the University of Arizona in 2004 where he graduated with Cum Laude honors. He is now pursuing his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree from the Midwestern University/Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glendale.
About the American Osteopathic Association
The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) proudly represents its professional family of more than 78,000 osteopathic physicians (DOs); promotes public health; encourages scientific research; serves as the primary certifying body for DOs; is the accrediting agency for osteopathic medical schools; and has federal authority to accredit hospitals and other health care facilities. More information on DOs/osteopathic medicine can be found at www.osteopathic.org