The Truett-McConnell College family is pleased to extend congratulations to ChinYelu (ChiChi) Onyeka (Class of 2003), who graduated on May 17, 2009, from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Georgia campus in Duluth) with a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree. ChiChi received her Associate in Science degree from Truett-McConnell in the spring of 2003.
On July 1, Dr. Onyeka will begin a three-year residency in internal medicine at a hospital in Roanoke, VA. Her first rotation in the hospital will be in the emergency room.
ChiChi is married to Chu Ofodile and plans to practice medicine under her married name—Dr. Chinyelu Ofodile. Her husband, Chu, expects to complete his doctorate in mathematics from Howard University in Washington, DC, in December.