Rooks County welcomes the return of James Dinkel

July 1, 2014 | News, Students | By: Zach Muhrer | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

WP_20140617_001James Dinkel, a native of Plainville, is in the midst of a six week program shadowing Dr. Dan Sanchez.  This experience through the Kansas University School of Medicine has offered him a taste of practical medical education and has offered insight on his future plans as a medical provider.

Where are you from?

I grew up here in Plainville.  For college I stayed with small towns and went to Sterling College in Sterling, KS.  I graduated and worked as an IT systems administrator in El Dorado, KS for several years before finishing up required classes for medical school.  I moved to Kansas City, KS 2 years ago to attend KU School of Medicine which is where I currently reside.

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Amanda Casey’s Homecoming Internship

June 5, 2014 | News, Students | By: Zach Muhrer | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

WP_20140603_002Amanda Casey has joined the Post Rock team through the end of July as she interns with Emily Decker, PA. Amanda will be applying to PA school this fall and is excited to be back in her hometown as she spends time with Emily. She is one of Jerry and Karen Casey’s seven children.

Where are you from?

I grew up in this wonderful town of Plainville, KS. I lived in Dodge City, KS for two years where I obtained an Associate’s of Science degree from Dodge City Community College . After graduating from Dodge City, I moved closer to my hometown. Hays, KS is where I currently reside while I finish my Bachelor’s of Science in Health Promotion/Exercise Therapy and Pre-Physician’s Assistant coursework. I will be applying to Wichita State University’s Physician’s Assistant program this fall.

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Post Rock hosts Jenica Wessels

May 14, 2014 | News, Students | By: Zach Muhrer | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

WP_20140512_001Jenica Wessels has joined the Post Rock Family Medicine team for the next six weeks.  She will spend the majority of her time shadowing Dr. Brull, but you may catch her with some of the other providers in the coming weeks.  Jenica is a third year medical student and intends to specialize in family medicine.

Where are you from?
I grew up in Lawrence, KS, home of the Jayhawks! I lived in Waco, Texas for four years while I attended Baylor University, and am happy to be back in the great state of Kansas, where I’ve lived in Kansas City for the last three years during Medical School.

Why did you come to Plainville?
I came to Plainville to learn from the best. Dr. Brull has been a wonderful mentor through the KAFP Faces in Family Medicine Program, and when she suggested I do my third year Family Medicine rotation with her in Plainville, I jumped at the chance!

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