Dr. J. Wes Archer, MOCMS President

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Dr. J. Wes Archer is serving as president of the Monroe Owen County Medical Society for 2017. 
The Medical Society is happy to have his leadership and participation in the mission of our organization. 

Dr. Archer is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine.  He completed his residency at St. Vincent Family Medicine Residency Program in Indianapolis, IN.  Dr. Archer has practiced as a family physician with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians since 2007.  He is board certified in Family Medicine.  In his time away from work, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and photography. 

                                    What MOCMS Can Do for You
The Monroe Owen County Medical Society (MOCMS) is a not for profit professional organization of physicians in Bloomington and the surrounding area. It is a member group of the Indiana State Medical Association. Organized in 1940, the MOCMS is dedicated to the provision of quality healthcare in this community. Our services reach out to community members in addition to benefitting our physician members.

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Welcome New Members!

Mohamed Abou-Rayan, MD – Internal Medicine, Pulmonology, Critical Care, Interventional Pulmonology
Dr. Abou-Rayan attended medical school at the University of Alexandria, Egypt. He completed his residency program at the University of Illinois, Chicago, St. Joseph Hospital. He attended the University of Tennessee, Memphis, and Cooper University in Camden, New Jersey, for his Fellowship programs. Dr. Abou-Rayan has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.

Summer L. Appling, MD – Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Appling attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago. She completed her residency program at Beaumont Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan. Dr. Appling has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians Aegis Women’s Healthcare.

Michelle M. Bowman, MD – Emergency Medicine
Dr. Bowman attended Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University. She completed her residency program at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia.

Sandra C. Castro, MD – Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Dr. Castro has joined Southern Indiana Pediatrics. She attended Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut.  She completed her residency program at Yale – New Haven Hospital.

Cameron Gifford, MD – Internal Medicine
Dr. Gifford has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians. He completed medical school at Oral Roberts University School of Medicine in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He attended Harvard University Mt. Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts, for his residency program. Dr. Gifford practiced medicine in Cambodia for a number of years.

Sibel Guzel, MD – NeonatologyPediatrics
Dr. Guzel attended medical school at Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey. She completed her residency program at the Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York.  Her Fellowship program was completed at State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Guzel has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.

Manasa Josyula, MD – Pediatrics
Dr. Josyula has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians. She attended Alluri Sitarama Raju Academy of Medical Sciences, India.  She completed her residency program at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

Clifton Layman, DO – Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology & Hematology
Dr. Layman attended the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg, West Virginia. He completed his internal medicine residency program at Tipler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. His fellowship program was completed at the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium in San Antonio, Texas.

Laura S. Lourdes, MD – Hematology & Oncology and Internal Medicine
Dr. Lourdes attended Penang Medical College in Dublin, Ireland. She completed her residency program at the University of Florida, Gainesville. Her Fellowship program was completed at Indiana University, Indianapolis. Dr. Lourdes has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians Oncology.

Emily Manlove, MD – Family Medicine
Dr. Manlove attended Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC. She completed her residency program at Via Christi Family Medicine in Wichita, Kansas. Her fellowship program was completed at Faculty Development at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. Dr. Manlove has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.

Shaina L. Schochat, MD – Internal Medicine
Dr. Schochat has joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians. She attended Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio. She completed her residency program at Indiana University, Indianapolis.