Department of Family Medicine
Professor and Department Vice-Chair

Michael A.Becker, DO, MS


Email: michaelbe@pcom.edu
Office: 215-871-6398


Family Medicine at PCOM

Dr. Becker served as a full-time faculty member at PCOM from 1993 through 2001, and left the college to become the Family Practice Residency Director of the PCOM/Mercy Suburban Hospital program. Dr. Becker returned to PCOM in 2009 to become Vice Chair of the Department of Family Medicine.

  • Education

    Dr. Becker graduated from PCOM in 1987 and received his Masters in Health Administration from St. Joseph's University in 1999.

  • Courses

    Primary Care Skills (PCS) I and II
    Clerkship Director, Urban Health Care Center rotation

  • Awards

    Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
    2103 American Osteopathic Association Honor Roll: Unsung Hero

  • Publications

    Handbook of Cognitive Behavioral Approaches in Primary Care, 2009
    (Co-authored Chapter 7 - Spirituality)

  • Memberships

    American Osteopathic Association - AOA
    American Medical Association - AMA
    American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians - ACOFP
    American Academy of Family Physicians - AAFP
    Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association - POMA
    Pennsylvania Medical Society - PMS
    Pennsylvania Osteopathic Family Physicians Society - POFPS
    Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians - PAFP

  • Other

    Chair, Philadelphia Curriculum Committee 2013 to present