February 16, 2011 12:00 AM
Newly-commissioned Second Lieutenant Tram Nguyen of Lilburn, Ga., a first-year student at Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine (PCSOM), recently joined the Medical Service Corps and was placed on inactive, obligated Reserve status during the course of her studies. Pictured, from left: Major Danny Prater, assistant professor of military science at Pikeville College, Pikeville College President Paul Patton, Nguyen and Tech. Sgt. James Potts of the Air Force Recruiting Service in Nashville. Upon completion of medical school Nguyen will be promoted to captain.