In the News - March 2016March 31, 2016
Recent news articles featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty,
students and events:
Peter Bidey, DO '08, instructor, family medicine, discussed ADHD diagnoses in children.
PCOM has signed a pledge with 60 other medical schools to include in its curriculum instruction on prescribing opioids.
March 21, 2016 | Reglam
(United Kingdom)Stacey Cahn, PhD
, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed the stigma associated with obesity.
March 20, 2016 | The Philadelphia Inquirer
; Philly.comIlene Warner-Maron, PhD,
clinical associate professor, psychology, and co-director, MS program in Aging and
Long-Term Care Administration, discussed bedsores and how to prevent them.
March 16, 2016 | The Sullivan ReviewBenjamin Whitfield (DO '16)
discussed his experiences at the Sullivan County Healthcare Center in Laporte, Pennsylvania.
March 23, 2016 | U.S. News & World ReportErik Langenau, DO, MS
, chief academic technology officer, and Phil Koehler (DO '16)
discussed blended learning options in medical education and training.
March 21, 2016 | Scientific AmericanBrian Balin, PhD
, professor and chair, biomedical sciences, discussed infection and its role in triggering
March 14, 2016 | The Academic Minute
; Inside Higher EdIlene Warner-Maron, PhD
, clinical associate professor, psychology, and co-director, MS program in Aging and
Long-Term Care Administration, discussed rising HIV rates among the elderly.
March 9, 2016 | City Suburban News
PCOM celebrated it's annual "I am the Dream" awards ceremony and dinner on Feb. 26.
March 6, 2016 | Philadelphia Inquirer; Philly.comCarrie Collins, JD, chief advancement officer joined the editorial board of the Journal of Education
Advancement & Marketing.
March 7, 2016 | McKnight'sIlene Warner-Maron, PhD
, clinical associate professor, psychology and co-director, MS program in Aging and
Long Term Care Administration, discussed what's missing in the Medicare 5-Star Rating
Alumna Christine McGinn, DO '95, and Sherman Leis, DO '67, professor and chair, plastic and reconstructive surgery, discussed treating the
transgender community in New Hope, Pennsylvania.
March 4, 2016 | The DO magazineMichael Becker, DO '87, MBA
, professor and vice chair, family medicine; and Peter Bidey, DO '08
, instructor, family medicine, discuss the effectiveness of the stethoscope.
March 3, 2016 | The DO magazine
PCOM celebrated its annual "I Am the Dream" event on Feb. 26.
March 2, 2015 | Philly.com
"Healthy Kids" blogPeter Bidey, DO '08
, instructor, family medicine, discussed the effectiveness of hand sanitizer.
Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed the dangers of anorexia.
March 1, 2016 | US Pharmacist
Sonia Thomas, PharmD, assistant professor, pharmacy practice, Leonard Knight (PharmD '16) and Arlene Balian (PharmD ' 16) discussed fibromyalgia pain.