Michael Simones has been accepted as a member of the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine A.T. Still University, Class of 2008.
During the next four years, Simones will be pursuing a doctor of osteopathic medicine degree.
Simones received an undergraduate degree at Western State College of Colorado. He is the son of Anthony and Lynette Simones of Craig.
The Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, the founding college of osteopathic medicine, has been training physicians for more than 110 years. KCOM is renowned for its ranking in the top 10 medical schools for rural medicine by U.S. News and World Report 2005 Edition of America's Best Graduate Schools. The College also was ranked 22nd in family medicine.