The second week in October marked two causes for celebration for many of PCOM's students: Primary Care Week and Physician Assistant Week.
On Saturday, Oct. 3, 283 first-year osteopathic medical students took their first step toward becoming physicians during PCOM’s White Coat Ceremony.
Today, the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has approved Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) as a site for a Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies.
Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) welcomes Carrie Smith, MPA, PA-C, as an Assistant Professor and full-time faculty member in the college's Physician Assistant Studies program.
This June, DO students in the class of 2017 received a head start on practicing their clinical skills before beginning their clerkships.
Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine is pleased to announce that the Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA) is accepting applications for the new Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program slated to begin on campus in June 2016. If distance campus approval is obtained, 20 students will be admitted to the program.
More than 224 students from PCOM's graduate programs received their advanced degrees on July 31.
The Surgery Residency program, led by Dr. Arthur Sesso, is the first of PCOM's 14 residency programs to receive ACGME pre-accreditation status.
On June 7, PCOM graduated the latest group of osteopathic physicians during its 124th ceremony.