Greenwood High School graduates, Logan Hocott Bell and Micah Ryan Fritsche were inducted into the Arkansas Alpha Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society on April 29, 2013. Bell and Fritsche graduated from Greenwood High School in 2005 and from the University of Arkansas in 2009. They will receive their Doctor of Medicine degrees from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, in Little Rock on Sunday, May 12, 2013. Bell will specialize in the field radiology and was recently accepted into the diagnostic radiology residency program at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. Fritsche will also specialize in the field of radiology, having been recently accepted into the diagnostic radiology residency program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, a professional medical organization, recognizes and advocates for excellence in scholarship and the highest ideals in the profession of medicine. The top 25 percent of a medical school class is eligible for nomination to the society, and up to 16 percent may be elected based on leadership, character, community service, and professionalism. Members may also be elected by chapters after demonstrating scholarly achievement and professional contributions and values during their careers in medicine. Distinguished professionals may also be elected to honorary membership.
Bell is married to Joshua Bell, also a Greenwood High School graduate, and is the daughter of Dr. Blake and Debbie Hocott of Fort Smith. Fritsche is the son of Ken and Debbie Fritsche of Greenwood.