In the News - August 2016

August 11, 2016

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

Aug. 29, 2016 | "Healthy Kids" blog
Sarah Allen, PhDassistant professor, psychology, discusses ways parents can prepare their children to head back to school.

Aug. 21, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer;
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 class.

Aug. 17, 2016 | Pocono Record
Brian 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.)

Aug. 3, 2016 | Fast Company magazine
Stephanie Felgoise, PhD, professor and vice chair, psychology, discussed healthy and effective ways to deliver bad news.

Aug. 8, 2016 | "Healthy Kids" blog
Peter Bidey, DO '08, assistant professor, family medicine, discussed the use of bug spray on children.

Aug. 7, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer;
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 OME
PCOM's diversity efforts are highlighted.