In the News - February 2017


February 28, 2017

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

February 2017 | AACOM's Inside OME
Luke King (DO '18) discussed the importance of wellness among DO students.
 
Feb. 27, 2017 | Caring.com
Ilene Warner-Maron, PhD, co-director, MS in Aging and Long-Term Care Administration, discussed when to place an elderly family member in a continuing care retirement community.
 
Feb. 27, 2017 | 6abc,com
Kristen Berry, DO '00, instructor, family medicine, commented on a new study examining the use of Miralax on pediatric patients.
 
Feb. 26, 2017 | The Philadelphia InquirerPhilly.com
Gregory McDonald, DO '89, professor and chair, forensic medicine, discussed the effects of binge drinking on the brain and body.
 
Feb. 23, 2017 | The DO
Kathleen Ackert (DO '20) discussed student research funding opportunities from the American Osteopathic Association.
 
Feb. 21, 2017 | Philly.com
Katherine Galluzzi, DO, professor and chair, geriatrics, discussed the importance of immunizations later in life.
 
Feb. 20, 2017 | City Suburban News
PCOM celebrates Founders' Day 2017.
 
Feb. 19, 2017 | Philadelphia Inquirer; Philly.com
Charmaine Chan, DO '05, assistant professor, family medicine, discussed how patients using Obamacare can prepare for anticipated changes to the plan.
 
Feb. 14, 2017 | The DO
Victoria MacPherson (DO '19) discussed how growing up deaf has given her unique insights into patient care.
 
Feb. 13, 2017 | Philadelphia Inquirer; Philly.com
Ilene Warner-Maron, PhD, co-director, MS in Aging and Long-Term Care Administration, was named president of the Eastern Pennsylvania Geriatrics Society.
 
Feb. 12, 2017 | Pocono Record
Christopher Scott Little, PhD, associate professor, microbiology and immunology, discussed the new recommendations for exposing children to peanuts.
 
Feb. 2, 2016 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids"
Peter Bidey, DO '08, assistant professor, family medicine, discussed common causes of coughs in children.