PCOM in the News
November 2018


November 30, 2018

View local, regional and national stories featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty, students and events for the month of November 2018.

November 26, 2018 | Newsweek; The AOA; ScienceBlog; ScienceDaily; 55+ outlets nationwide
Katherine Galluzzi, DO, chair, geriatrics, discusses research finding elderly firearm owners with dementia pose accidental shooting risk, with few laws to address the growing issue.

November 27, 2018 | Huffington Post; Yahoo! News
David Festinger, PhD, professor, psychology, discusses navigating the holidays while sober.

November 29 - December 2, 2018 | Philly.com; Philadelphia Inquirer
Erik Polan, DO '07, assistant professor, internal medicine, gives insight into how overindulging during the season can lead to holiday heart syndrome.

November 21 | Philadelphia Business Journal
PCOM is an investor in medical technology company Fellow, which recently launched its first direct-to-consumer product.

November 19-21 | Philly.com; Philadelphia Inquirer
Terri Erbacher, PhD, associate professor, school psychology, discusses how to help kids deal with a loss during the holidays.

November 16 | Philly.com
Jessica Kendorski, PhD, chair, school psychology, discusses the role of school psychologists.

November 13 | City Suburban News
PCOM announces the formation of the School of Health Sciences under Dean Greg McDonald, DO '89, and the School of Professional and Applied Psychology under Dean Robert DiTomasso, PhD, ABPP.

November 8 | Philly.comPhiladelphia Inquirer
Brian Balin, PhD, discusses his studies regarding the role of the Chlamydia pneumoniae bacteria and its link to Alzheimer's.

November 5, 2018 | Philadelphia Tribune
PCOM is hosting a free community health workshop Nov. 14 focused on women's health.

November 2, 2018 | Philly.com, Philadelphia Inquirer
Michelle Lent, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, discussed barriers to weight loss.