PCOM Faculty, Students and Events in the News | October 2019
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PCOM in the News 
October 2019

October 31, 2019

View local, regional and national stories featuring PCOM faculty, staff, students and events for the month of October 2019.

October 31, 2019 | Medscape
Bettina Bernstein, DO, clinical assistant professor, psychiatric medicine, commented on the use of DESA-6 as a screening tool for eating disorder prevention among adolescent athletes.

October 30, 2019 | CBS3; CBS3 Online
PCOM joined organizations across Philadelphia in lighting pink for breast cancer awareness.

October 28 - November 1, 2019 | CathLabDigest; Physician’s Briefing; Diabetes in Control
Taylor A. Barber (DO ’21) discussed the findings from an article she’d recently published in the journal Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment.

October 18, 2019 | Delaware County Daily Times (Online); Daily Times (Print), Marcus Hook Press and Claymont News; Ridley News; Yeadon Times; Upper Darby Press
Terri Erbacher, PhD, clinical associate professor, school psychology, will discuss Comprehensive School Threat Assessment Guidelines at the 20th Annual Delaware County Safe Schools Summit.

October 15, 2019 | MyChesCo.com
PCOM enters partnership with Immaculata University creating a pathway for undergraduate students to the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) program.

October 15, 2019 | The Philadelphia Tribune; WorldNewsNetwork
PCOM was awarded a $5.5 million contract from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study the effectiveness of psychosocial treatments for individuals receiving medication assisted treatment for opioid use disorder.

October 12, 2019 | Tri-County Independent
Harrison Eckert (DO ’23) spoke about his journey to medical school at the 19th Annual Health Sciences Discovery Day at Wilkes University.

October 10, 2019 | Inside OME (AACOM)
PCOM hosts second-annual Wellness Fest.

October 9, 2019 | Healthline.com
Daniel Parenti, DO ’87, chair and professor, internal medicine, comments on vaping-related illnesses.

Fall 2019 | Diversity in Action
Marsha Williams, MS, discusses her role as PCOM’s associate director of admissions and her focus on enhancing the admissions pool with diverse and qualified applicants.

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