Adams named Rural Medical Scholar

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 3, 2008


John Adams of Calera, now in his pre-med year studying rural community health and agromedicine concerns at the University of Alabama, has been chosen as a Rural Medical Scholar. He will

earn a master’s degree this year in Rural Community Health prior to entering medical school.

Adams graduated from the University of North Alabama with a bachelors in professional biology and a minor in chemistry.

He was a member of the Kappa Sigma fraternity.

He was in the Reading Partner’s Mentor program where college students read to elementary school children