With support from its sponsors, PCOM offered free online fitness classes, cooking
demonstrations and “Ask the Doctors” Q&A sessions.
On September 26, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) held its third-annual
Wellness Fest, title sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic,
the event was hosted online this year. More than 700 people registered for this online
PCOM and its sponsors offered free online health and fitness classes, cooking demonstrations
and an interactive “Ask the Doctors” Q&A. Monique Gary, DO ’09, and Lady B, on-air
personality with Radio One, led a discussion on “COVID-19 in the Community.” Participants
also received a voucher for a free flu shot from Rite Aid.
Wellness Fest 2020 will remain accessible to the public through Tuesday, December
1. Register now on the Wellness Fest event page to receive access to the recorded classes and talks. Once registered, participants
will receive a link for the event via email.
Additional event sponsors included Main Line Health, Lankenau Medical Center (Main
Line Health), Blank Rome, Arthur Jackson Company, East End Advisors, Elliott-Lewis,
Office Depot and more.
About Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Founded in 1899, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) has trained thousands
of highly competent, caring physicians, health practitioners and behavioral scientists
who practice a “whole person” approach to care—treating people, not just symptoms.
PCOM operates three campuses (PCOM, PCOM Georgia and PCOM South Georgia) and offers doctoral degrees in clinical psychology, educational psychology, osteopathic
medicine, pharmacy, physical therapy and school psychology, and graduate degrees in
applied behavior analysis, applied positive psychology, biomedical sciences, forensic
medicine, medical laboratory science, mental health counseling, non profit leadership
and population health management, organizational development and leadership, physician
assistant studies, school psychology, and public health management and administration.
PCOM students learn the importance of health promotion, research, education and service
to the community. Through its community-based Healthcare Centers, PCOM provides care
to medically underserved populations. For more information, visit pcom.edu or call 215-871-6100.
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