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A New Framework for Engagement

September 12, 2016

In January, the PCOM Alumni Association Board of Directors approved a new organizational structure that will provide greater benefits for alumni, students and the College.


What Our Patients Teach Us

June 20, 2016

Alumni—from across the country—share expressions of patient healing on a path towards empathy.


Patient Centeredness

June 20, 2016

By shifting to an outward mindset, healthcare providers can work as a collaborative team, yielding better patient outcomes and sustained empathy.


Mourning in Medical School

June 18, 2016

They are taught to save lives, but what happens when medical school students have to confront mortality in the midst of their training?


Trained for Trauma Care

January 12, 2016

PCOM alumni at Aria Health were well prepared to treat the mass casualties of May's Amtrak derailment.


Remembering Camille DiLullo

January 12, 2016

An ardent educator and research scientist whose personal, passionate lens was that of art, Dr. DiLullo passed away on May 8, 2015.


Inauguration of the Eighth President

January 12, 2016

Inaugural events for Jay S. Feldstein, DO '81, proffered the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine community the opportunity to officially welcome the institution's eighth president.


Founder's Day

October 21, 2015

The annual observance of Founders' Day honors the founders of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine: Oscar John Snyder, DO, and Mason Wiley Pressly, DO.


Bringing Hope and Care to Ukrainians

October 7, 2015

For decades, Zenia Chernyk, DO'77, has been a remarkably efficient advocate for Ukrainian children with specialized healthcare needs.


Helping Victims of Human Trafficking in India

October 1, 2015

When Winson T. George, PhD, DO '09, was growing up in Bombay, India, he knew nothing of the city's lurid red light district, located about eight miles from his childhood home.