In the News - August 2016August 11, 2016
Recent news articles featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty,
students and events:
Aug. 29, 2016 | Philly.com
"Healthy Kids" blogSarah Allen, PhD
, assistant professor, psychology
, discusses ways parents can prepare their children to head back to school.
Scott Glassman, PsyD '13, clinical assistant professor and associate director, MS program in Mental Health
Counseling, discussed how to decompress after constant exposure to bad news.
Aug. 18, 2016 | 6ABC
PCOM held its annual White Coat Ceremony for its newest Physician Assistant Studies
Aug. 17, 2016 | Pocono RecordBrian Balin, PhD
, chair, bio-medical sciences, discussed early signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's and
other neurodegenerative diseases.
Aug. 11, 2016 | Univision
PCOM held a graduation ceremony for the inaugural class of PCOM Opportunities Academy,
with a keynote by former US Surgeon General Antonia Novello. (Clip is in Spanish;
turn on English closed captioning for translation.)
Stephanie Felgoise, PhD, professor and vice chair, psychology, discussed healthy and effective ways to deliver
Peter Bidey, DO '08, assistant professor, family medicine, discussed the use of bug spray on children.
Erik Polan, DO '07, instructor, internal medicine, discussed how to prevent mosquito bites in light
of the recent U.S. Zika outbreak.
July/August issue | AACOM's Inside OMEPCOM's diversity efforts are highlighted.