PCOM News


Library Celebrates Milestone

October 22, 2015

The PCOM Library celebrated a major milestone this fall, as it celebrated five years and more than 500,000 downloads of theses, dissertations, faculty articles, posters, notes on PCOM history and more through the DigitalCommons@PCOM.


New OB/GYN Chair Named

October 21, 2015

Joanne Kakaty-Monzo, DO '97, was recently named academic chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the Philadelphia and GA-PCOM campuses.


Students Celebrate Health Care Fields

October 13, 2015

The second week in October marked two causes for celebration for many of PCOM's students: Primary Care Week and Physician Assistant Week.


DO Class of 2019 Receives White Coats

October 6, 2015

On Saturday, Oct. 3, 283 first-year osteopathic medical students took their first step toward becoming physicians during PCOM’s White Coat Ceremony.


New Program Prepares Third Years for Successful Clerkships

August 21, 2015

This June, DO students in the class of 2017 received a head start on practicing their clinical skills before beginning their clerkships.


PCOM Celebrates Graduate Programs Commencement

July 31, 2015

More than 224 students from PCOM's graduate programs received their advanced degrees on July 31.


Surgery Residency First to Receive ACGME Pre-Accreditation

July 14, 2015

The Surgery Residency program, led by Dr. Arthur Sesso, is the first of PCOM's 14 residency programs to receive ACGME pre-accreditation status.


PCOM Celebrates 124th DO Commencement Ceremony

June 9, 2015

On June 7, PCOM graduated the latest group of osteopathic physicians during its 124th ceremony.


DO, Psychology Students Match 100 Percent

April 14, 2015

This year's DO class had a staggering 100 percent GME match rate--62 percent of whom initially choose a primary care discipline.


Five PCOM Students Named National Health Service Corps Scholars

March 6, 2015

Five students from PCOM were recently named National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Scholars for 2014.