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Community Wellness Initiative (CWI) News

PCOM Honors Hassman and IBX with Inaugural Ignite Awards

May 1, 2024

The Office of Institutional Advancement organized the gala to support the College's United & Ignited comprehensive fundraising campaign.

Brothers in Medicine Continue Their Work in the Community

April 25, 2024

The PCOM student group recently provided free health screenings and panel discussions tailored to Germantown residents.

PCOM Georgia Shines Bright at the Atlanta Science Festival 2024

April 1, 2024

A team of more than one hundred PCOM Georgia students, faculty and staff volunteered to serve and educate the community at the annual event.

PCOM Recognized as a Healthy People 2030 Champion

February 14, 2024

The College promotes a culture of overall health and wellness within our community and abroad by implementing programs like the Community Wellness Initiative.

PCOM Georgia Community Helps Paint Gwinnett Pink

October 20, 2023

90 volunteers from the College provided free health screenings, kids activities and community education at the annual event.

Student Organizes Community Event in Honor of Her Late Mother

August 11, 2023

The Sophia G. Facey Back-to-School Community Bash help underserved families in Lawrenceville prepare for the new school year.

PCOM South Georgia: A Commitment to the Community

February 9, 2023

PCOM South Georgia continues to contribute to the well-being of the Moultrie area by supporting community wellness and educating the local student population.

CWI Hosts Community Day in North Philadelphia

October 24, 2022

PCOM's Community Wellness Initiative hosted a day full of health screenings, giveaways, free food and fun activities at W Cambria Street.

PCOM Georgia Helps Paint Gwinnett Pink

October 19, 2022

For the fifth year, PCOM Georgia served as a sponsor for the breast cancer 5K event.

PCOM Hosts Community Day for Park Tower Neighbors

October 5, 2022

The College's Community Wellness Initiative hosted a Healthy Aging Community Day for the residents of Park Tower Apartments.

PCOM Hosts Community Day for Local Neighborhood

August 24, 2022

The President's Community Wellness Initiative (CWI) hosted over 200 community members for a day of back-to-school activities, health screenings and more.

Students Support Philly Community at Southwest Health Fair

February 25, 2022

The event, hosted at the 48th & Woodland Playground, addressed the healthcare needs of Southwest Philadelphia residents.

Students Deliver CPR Training to Community

February 25, 2022

PCOM Georgia medical students volunteered their time to teach community members National Two Step CPR.

Students Give Back to the Community

December 17, 2021

PCOM Georgia students are volunteering to educate and serve the Suwanee area community through a variety of events and programs.

PCOM Perspectives: Giving Back to the Community Through Volunteer Work

December 16, 2021

Melody Yazdani (DPT '22) and Prachi Patel (DO '24) share why they are passionate about volunteering their time despite their demanding schedules.

Student Doctors Plan December Wellness Events

November 22, 2021

PCOM Georgia DO students are organizing a flu shot clinic and blood pressure readings in Gwinnett County.

Byarms Hired as Director of President's Community Wellness Initiative

November 1, 2021

The President's CWI provides educational and health services programs to the College's neighboring communities

PCOM Georgia Helps Paint Gwinnett Pink

October 22, 2021

Students, staff and faculty helped raise funds to enhance mammography services in Gwinnett County.

PCOM Helps Strike Out the Stigma

September 24, 2021

PCOM, the Phillies, Minding your Mind and other Philly area organizations work to hold panels that discuss mental health, social support and more.

Virtual Happier You Comes to PCOM Healthcare Centers

September 13, 2021

The seven-week positive psychology program will be offered to all PCOM Healthcare Center patients this fall.

Volunteers Prepare Local Students for Back-to-School

August 27, 2021

PCOM partners with local organizations to provide health screenings and prepare children for the upcoming school year.

Students Debunk Vaccine Myths at Local Health Fair

August 11, 2021

PCOM Georgia students engaged community members about the importance of the COVID-19 vaccine at Gwinnett Daily Post's Back-to-School Health Fair.

Medical Students Volunteer With Migrant Farmworker Clinic

July 8, 2021

PCOM South Georgia medical students recently provided administrative and logistical support at several field clinics.

PCOM South Georgia Students to Assist at Migrant Clinic

June 10, 2021

Student volunteers from PCOM South Georgia will take part in an immersive, clinical education opportunity June 14-25 at Ellenton Farms Migrant Clinic.

Pickron-Davis Honored as 'Woman of Achievement'

May 20, 2021

Marcine Pickron-Davis, PhD, PCOM chief diversity and community relations officer, was honored recently as a 2021 "Woman of Achievement."

Joint Effort Leads to Campus Vaccine Events

May 17, 2021

PCOM Georgia students, faculty and other community members received COVID-19 shots at the vaccination events.

PCOM Opens Food Pantries at Area Healthcare Centers

November 3, 2020

Partnership with Bebashi offers support for food insecure individuals and families.