Sidney student earns medical degree


Staff report



ATHENS — Bailey I. Ditmer of Sidney, Ohio, was among the students who received a doctor of osteopathic medicine (D.O.) degree from Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine at the college’s May 6 commencement exercises.

The daughter of Eric and Teresa Ditmer, of Sidney, in 2012 Bailey Ditmer earned a bachelor of science degree in premedical prep from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, and is a 2010 graduate of Sidney High School. After graduation, Ditmer will begin a residency in emergency medicine at Henry Ford Allegiance Health in Jackson, Michigan.

The 2017 graduating class was the 38th to graduate from the Heritage College, which was created by the Ohio Legislature in 1975, and is the only institution in the state accredited to educate osteopathic physicians.

Staff report