In the News - February 2016


February 29, 2016

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

Feb. 28, 2016 | The Philadelphia InquirerPhilly.com
Erik Polan, DO, instructor, internal medicine, discussed the difference between allergies and cold/flu symptoms.
 
Feb. 28, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer; Philly.com
David Simon, JD, has joined PCOM as chief legal affairs officer.
 
Feb. 26, 2016 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids" blog
Sarah Allen, PhD, assistant professor, psychology, discussed foods that can boost healthy brain development in children. 
 
Feb. 24, 2016 | Philly.com "Goal Getter" blog
Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, answered five of the most-frequently asked questions about anorexia for National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. 
Feb. 24, 2016 | 6ABC, 6ABC.com
Greg McDonald, DO '89, professor and chair, forensic medicine and pathology, discussed evidence related to a local cold case.
 
Feb. 22, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer; Philly.com
Greg McDonald, DO '89, professor and chair, forensic medicine and pathology, discussed carbon monoxide poisoning and ways to prevent it.
 
Feb. 17, 2016 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids" blog
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, school psychology, discussed techniques parents can use to stop themselves from yelling.
 
Feb. 10, 2016 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids" blog
Sarah Allen, PhD, assistant professor, psychology, with assistance from Brian Balin, PhD, professor and chair, bio-medical sciences, discussed five foods for a healthy brain.
 
Winter 2016 | Pennsylvania Physician
David Truscello (DO '18) discussed why Pennsylvania is a good state in which to practice. (Story appears under "Medical Student Perspective.")
 
Feb. 9, 2016 | Philly.com "Goal Getter" blog
Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology; and Christopher Adams, PhD, professor, anatomy, discussed the science of fat cells.
 
Feb. 8, 2016 | The New Social Worker
Terri Erbacher, PhD, clinical associate professor, school psychology, discussed the role social media plays in a school's suicide-prevention plan.
 
Feb. 8, 2016 | Philadelphia Business Journal
Carrie Collins, JD, chief advancement officer, has been named to the editorial board of the Journal of Education Advancement & Marketing.
 
Feb. 5, 2016 | Chronicle of Higher Education
David Simon, JD, has joined PCOM as chief legal affairs officer.
 
Feb. 2, 2016 | City Suburban News
PCOM recently held its annual Founders' Day celebration.
 
Feb. 1, 2016 | Chronicle of Higher Education
David F. Simon, JD, will join PCOM as chief Legal Affairs Officer. (Listing appears under "Appointments.")