PCOM News


In the News - September 2015

October 1, 2015

Recent news articles featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty, students and events.


Chief Diversity Officer receives national diversity honor

September 28, 2015

Lisa McBride, PhD, chief diversity officer at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) recently received the Diversity Visionary Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine--the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.


PCOM Hosts 23rd Annual Golf Classic

September 28, 2015

More than 75 golfers hit the links at the Whitemarsh Valley Country Club outside Philadelphia on Sept. 21, for PCOM's 23rd Annual Golf Classic, Titled Sponsored by Independence Blue Cross.


PCOM Grants First Innovative Teacher Awards

September 28, 2015

PCOM recently honored two of its faculty members for their efforts to think creatively both inside and outside their classrooms.


PCOM Installs Jay S. Feldstein as Eighth President and CEO

September 21, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) formally installed Jay S. Feldstein, DO '81, as the College's eighth president and CEO in an Inauguration ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 17.


PCOM Receives National Honor for Excellence in Diversity

September 15, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) received the 2015 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.


PCOM Community Members Honored for Commitment to Diversity

September 2, 2015

Denah Appelt, PhD, professor, bio-medical sciences; and Marsha Williams, associate director, admissions; were both honored by the National Diversity Council.


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.


Carrie Collins, JD, joins PCOM as Chief Advancement Officer

July 15, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) has announced Carrie Collins, JD will join the College as Chief Advancement Officer.