In the News - June 2016

June 30, 2016

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

June 26, 2016 | Philly.comThe Philadelphia Inquirer
Erik Polan, DO '07, instructor, internal medicine, discussed how to protect against Lyme disease.
June 24, 2016 | Philadelphia Business Journal;
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 |, 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 |; The Philadelphia Inquirer
Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed Philadelphia's newly passed sweetened-beverages tax.
June 16, 2016 | The DO magazine
John 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 15, 2016 | The Guardian
Kerin Claeson, PhD, associate professor, anatomy discussed her recent research trip to Antarctica as part of the Antarctic Peninsula Paleontology Project.
June 9, 2015 | The DO magazine
Katherine Galluzzi, DO, discussed how physicians can weigh the risks and benefits of treating pain with opioids.
June 14, 2016 | 6ABC
Elizabeth Gosch, PhD, professor, psychology, discussed how parents can talk to their children about the events in Orlando.

June 12, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer,
Joan Grzybowski, DO '87, assistant professor, family medicine, has been elected vice president of the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association.

June 8, 2016 | "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 program.
June 2, 2016 | "Healthy Kids" blog
Peter Bidey, DO '08, instructor, family medicine, discussed treating children with the stomach flu.
June 2, 2016 | "Goal Getter" blog
Stacey 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.