Post-sophomore Fellows

Current Fellows

Kirstin Bier

Photo of Kirstin Bier.Medical School: University of Missouri School of Medicine; M.D. Candidate Class of 2020

Undergraduate: Missouri University of Science and Technology

Hometown: Columbia, Missouri

 

Kirstin Bier was born at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, but was raised in Columbia, Missouri. She completed her undergraduate career at Missouri University of Science and Technology where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Biochemical Engineering. During this time, she worked in manufacturing of medical devices and as a scribe in the local Emergency Department. This training helped her realize the next step in her career was to pursue medical school – which she began in 2015 at the University of Missouri – Columbia. After completing the post-sophomore fellowship in the department of pathology, she will stay in Columbia, Missouri to complete her medical training. Kirstin enjoys time with family, being outdoors, and traveling in her free time.

Lindsey Ellis

Photo of Lindsey Ellis.

Medical School: University of Missouri School of Medicine, M.D. Candidate Class of 2020

Undergraduate: University of Missouri

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri

 

Lindsey Ellis was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, but now calls Columbia home. She completed her undergraduate education at University of Missouri where she earned Bachelor’s of Science degrees in Biological Sciences and Medicinal Chemistry. During her undergraduate career, she worked as a pharmacy technician and volunteered at MedZou Community Health Clinic and in the VA Emergency Department. She began her medical education at  University of Missouri in the fall of 2015. After completing the Post-Sophomore Fellowship in the Department of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences, she will continue her clinical medical training in Columbia. Lindsey enjoys time with family and her dog, Shelbi. She also enjoys kayaking, biking, and playing rugby in her free time.

Madeleine Opsahl

Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences, D.O. Candidate Class of 2020

Undergraduate: University of Kansas

Hometown: Prairie Village, Kansas

Madeleine Opsahl earned her undergraduate degree from KU, where she majored in English with a concentration in 20th century dramatic literature. An unlikely series of events (including a brief stint as a dental surgery assistant) led her to medical school at KCU, where she has often been found hanging around the pathology department offices. Her interests in pathology include autopsy, forensic medicine, and neuropathology. In her spare time, Madeleine enjoys reading, baking, and bicycling around Columbia with her husband, John.

Graduates

2017 Graduates

Justin EhrhardtJustin Ehrhardt
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2016-2017
Rebecca RinglingRebecca Ringling
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2016-2017
Kristen ScheitlerKristen Scheitler
Post Sophomore Fellow 2016-2017

2016 Graduates

Kelly BowersKelly Bowers
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2015-2016
Chris CunninghamChris Cunningham
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2015-2016
Alan KellerAlan Keller
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2015-2016

2015 Graduates

Tom AndrewsTom Andrews
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2014-2015
Charles JonesCharles Jones
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2014-2015
Alexander ScottAlexander Scott
Post Sophomore Fellow 2014-2015

2014 Graduates

Jack CampbellJack Campbell
Post–Sophomore Fellow 2013-2014
Lauren EversmeyerLauren Eversmeyer
Post–Sophomore Fellow 2013-2014
Todd WilliamsTodd Williams
Post Sophomore Fellow 2013-2014

2013 Graduates

Jason DenneyJason Denney
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2012-2013
Brandon HuffmanBrandon Huffman
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2012-2013
Jonathan ShirshekanJonathan Shirshekan
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2012-2013

2012 Graduates

Seth BranahlSeth Branahl
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2011-2012
Eric DestrampeEric Destrampe
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2011-2012
Kim IngersollKim Ingersoll
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2011-2012

2011 Graduates

Bo LiuBo Liu
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2010-2011
Magda MillerMagda Miller
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2010-2011
Rebecca MillerRebecca Miller
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2010-2011

2010 Graduates

Emily HoffmanEmily Hoffman
Post Sophomore Fellow 2009-2010
Magda MillerMagda Miller
Post-Sophomore Fellow 2010-2011
Tim PerkinsTim Perkins
Post Sophomore Fellow 2009-2010