In the News - February 2017February 28, 2017
Recent news articles featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty,
students and events.
February 2017 | AACOM's Inside OMELuke King (DO '18) discussed the importance of wellness among DO students.
Feb. 27, 2017 | Caring.comIlene 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.
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 Inquirer; Philly.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.comKatherine Galluzzi, DO, professor and chair, geriatrics, discussed the importance of immunizations later
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 DOVictoria 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
Peter Bidey, DO '08, assistant professor, family medicine, discussed common causes of coughs in children.