In the News - June 2016June 30, 2016
Recent news articles featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty,
students and events:
June 26, 2016 | Philly.com, The Philadelphia Inquirer
Erik Polan, DO '07, instructor, internal medicine, discussed how to protect against Lyme disease.
June 24, 2016 | Philadelphia Business Journal; bizjournals.com
Jay S. Feldstein, DO '81, president and CEO, is profiled in the "Social Capital" Q&A column.
June 21, 2016 | City Suburban News
PCOM celebrated its 125th Commencement ceremony.
June 19, 2016 | Philly.com, The Philadelphia Inquirer
Ilene Warner-Maron, PhD, co-director of the MS program in Aging and Long-Term Care Administration, discussed
the option of Adult Day Care for elderly loved ones.
June 17, 2016 | Philly.com; The Philadelphia Inquirer
Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed Philadelphia's newly passed
June 15, 2016 | The GuardianKerin Claeson, PhD, associate professor, anatomy discussed her recent research trip to Antarctica as
part of the Antarctic Peninsula Paleontology Project.
June 16, 2016 | The DO magazineJohn W. Becher, DO '70
, chair, emergency medicine and current president of the American Osteopathic Association,
discussed the need for research into the causes and prevention of gun violence.
June 9, 2015 | The DO magazineKatherine Galluzzi, DO
, discussed how physicians can weigh the risks and benefits of treating pain with
Elizabeth Gosch, PhD, professor, psychology, discussed how parents can talk to their children about the
events in Orlando.
June 12, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly.com
Joan Grzybowski, DO '87, assistant professor, family medicine, has been elected vice president of the Pennsylvania
Osteopathic Medical Association.
June 8, 2016 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids" blog
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, psychology, discussed the benefits of "mindful ignoring" in
response to children's behavior.
June 7, 2016 | The DO magazine
Cierra Lewis, (DO '18), discussed the launch of the Medicine for Education program, designed to help steer
underserved girls toward careers in medicine.
June 5, 2016 | 6ABC/PHL17
PCOM held its 125th commencement ceremony for graduates of the Osteopathic Medicine
June 2, 2016 | Philly.com
"Healthy Kids" blogPeter Bidey, DO '08
, instructor, family medicine, discussed treating children with the stomach flu.
June 2, 2016 | Philly.com
"Goal Getter" blogStacey Cahn, PhD
, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed binge eating disorder, in light
of World Eating Disorders Action Day.
June 1, 2016 | The DO magazine
PCOM recently launched the Primary Care Innovation Fund, which is designed to foster
growth and innovation in health care, with a focus on primary care.