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.
 
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.