In the News - December 2015


December 31, 2015

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

Dec. 25, 2015 | CBS.com, KYW Newsradio
Stacey Cahn, PhD, assistant professor, clinical psychology, discussed the importance of avoiding weight-related topics at the holiday dinner table.
 
Dec. 21, 2015 | Philadelphia Business Journal
John W. Becher, DO ’70, chair of emergency medicine and current president of the American Osteopathic Association, received the Santucci Award from the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners (NBOME).
 
Dec. 21, 2015 | Philadelphia Business Journal
David Kuo, DO ’96, assistant dean for graduate medical education, and director for the Family Medicine Residency program, joined the NBOME.
 
December issue | Main Line Parent
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, school psychology, discussed issues surrounding children and test-taking.
 
Dec. 20, 2015 | The Philadelphia Inquirer
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, school psychology, discussed whether a technology ban is beneficial for young children.
 
Dec. 20, 2015 | The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly.com
Ilene Warner-Maron, PhD, clinical assistant professor, psychology, discussed health issues faced by post-menopausal women.
 
Dec. 17, 2015 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids" 
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, school psychology, discussed what makes a school a "healthy school."
 
Dec. 16, 2015 | City Suburban News
PCOM recently held its ninth annual campuswide talent show to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
 
Dec. 16, 2015 | Taylorsville Times (Taylorsville, NC)
Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed ways to keep from gaining weight.
 
December issue | The Pennsylvania Psychologist  Quarterly
Scott Glassman, PsyD '13, clinical assistant professor, psychology, discussed the benefits of motivational interviewing in the patient-centered medical home.
 
Dec. 16, 2015 | CBS3, 6ABC, NBC10
PCOM held its 16th annual "Lights of Love" ceremony to benefit the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House. (Jay S. Feldstein, DO '81, president and CEO, was quoted on CBS3.)
 
Dec. 15, 2015 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids"
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, school psychology, discussed whether a technology ban is beneficial for young children.
 
Dec. 15, 2015 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids"
Sarah Allen, PhD, assistant professor, psychology, discussed the best toys to help boost a child's brain power.
 
Dec. 9, 2015 | WPHL17, NBC10
PCOM held its ninth annual talent show to benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
Dec. 7, 2015 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids"
Peter Bidey, DO '08, instructor, family medicine, discussed new recommendations for children's wellness visits proposed by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
 
Dec. 1, 2015 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids"
Sarah Allen, PhD, assistant professor, psychology, discussed the benefits of physical play in children's development.
 

 

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