In the News - October 2016


October 31, 2016

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

Oct. 31, 2016 | WHYYNewsworks.org
Greg McDonald, DO '89, professor and chair, forensic medicine, discussed the medical causes that gave rise to popular monster stories. 
 
Oct. 30, 2016 | The Philadelphia InquirerPhilly.com
Erik Polan, DO '07, instructor, internal medicine, discussed the current state of the AIDS/HIV epidemic.
 
Oct. 24, 2016 | The DO magazine
Nupur Nischal (DO '17) discussed the benefits of using technology such as Pokemon Go to engage patients in healthy activities.
 
Oct. 26, The DO magazine
Greg McDonald, DO '89, professor and chair, forensic medicine, discussed how his osteopathic training helps him as a forensic pathologist.
 
Oct. 24, 2016 | KYW NewsradioCBS Philly
Greg McDonald, DO '89, professor and chair, forensic medicine, discussed the medical causes that gave rise to popular monster stories. 
 
Oct. 18, 2016 | The DO magazine
PCOM Library has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine to study health literacy among the PCOM patient population. 
 
Oct. 10, 2016 | Philly.comPhiladelphia Inquirer
Erik Polan, DO '07, instructor, internal medicine, discussed heart-healthy nutrition.
 
Oct. 8-9, 2016 | CBS3
PCOM is participating in Lights for the Cure, a citywide initiative to recognize October as Breast Cancer Awareness month. 
 
Oct. 6, 2016 | Health System Management
Jay S. Feldstein, DO '81, president and CEO, discussed his career path from emergency room physician to medical school president. 
 
Oct. 4, 2016 | Philly.com "Healthy Kids" blog
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, associate professor, psychology, discussed how to foster moral courage in children.
Oct. 2, 2016 | Philadelphia Inquirer
Ilene Warner-Maron, PhD, co-director, MS program in Aging and Long-Term Care Administration, discussed the benefits and limitations of telehealth.