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West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine commemorated 50th anniversary with ‘Founders Day’ celebration

By Matt Young, West Virginia Press Association

LEWISBURG, W.Va. - The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM), on Monday, commemorated its 50th anniversary with a special campus “Founders Day” celebration. Gov. Jim Justice and Babydog were on hand for the event, along with WVSOM President James W. Nemitz, several state and local officials, and surviving family members of the school’s founders. 

James Nemitz

“This is a very special day — establishing Dec. 12 as WVSOM Founders Day,” Nemitz . . .

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