Raysenia James receives Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree

Raysenia James

Raysenia James

Raysenia James, DO MPH, a 2001 graduate of Kingman High School, received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine on May 7. She will begin her three-year family medicine residency program at the University of Arizona in July. Upon graduating high school, Raysenia attended the UA and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in molecular and cellular biology in 2005. She then went on to receive a Master of Public Health in epidemiology from the UA College of Public Health in 2007. In the future, Raysenia plans to focus her medical practice in underserved communities, specifically American Indians and Alaska Natives, and help improve the quality of and access to health care for AI/AN. She is a member of the Navajo Nation and is the daughter of Floris and the late Raymond James Jr.