University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
James (Ely) is a 2008 recipient who will graduate in May, 2011 with an MD and a Masters in Public Health (MPH). Currently he is finishing his MPH thesis regarding rural physician workforce retention. He and his wife Kelsey are headed to Guatemala for Spanish immersion right after the Scholars banquet. He is looking forward to a family medicine residency, possibly in Grand Junction.