Elizabeth Killion, who recently completed her first year at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, checks the heart rate of a woman as Dr. Fred Uthoff watches. Killion, a 2004 graduate of Sikeston High School, is working with the Sikeston physician through the university's Summer Community Program.
(Photo by Leonna Heuring, Staff)
SIKESTON -- After completing her first year in medical school, Elizabeth Killion has returned to her Sikeston roots this summer to gain more clinical skills.
On June 1, the 23-year-old University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine student began work with Sikeston physician Fred Uthoff through the university's Summer Community Program, coordinated by MU's Area Health Education Center.
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