Distinguished Young Alumna -- Dr. Lisa Marie (Setnicker) Piwoszkin (BS '08)
Raised in Hammond, Indiana by Robert and the late Marie Setnicker, Lisa always knew she wanted to pursue a career in medicine. Graduating valedictorian from Morton Senior High
After graduating from USF, Lisa attended medical school at the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University in Downers Grove, Illinois. Beyond her academic accomplishments, she is proud of her involvement in the National Student Osteopathic Association (SOMA). Elected vice president and speaker of the house, she served as a voice for her fellow students and community, introducing political and professional policy change. Upon graduation, Lisa was awarded the
Shortly after beginning medical school, Lisa married her college sweetheart, Joseph Piwoszkin (BS ’09), who has supported her through every step of her career. He recently earned his Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree from the National University of Health Sciences in Lombard, Illinois, and together they have countless goals for the future of integrative and preventative medicine.