Recent News


Students Celebrate Health Care Fields

October 13, 2015

The second week in October marked two causes for celebration for many of PCOM's students: Primary Care Week and Physician Assistant Week.


DO Class of 2019 Receives White Coats

October 6, 2015

On Saturday, Oct. 3, 283 first-year osteopathic medical students took their first step toward becoming physicians during PCOM’s White Coat Ceremony.


PA Studies Program Receives Approval

September 28, 2015

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.


GA-PCOM Welcomes Assistant Professor for Physician Assistant Studies Program

September 4, 2015

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.


New Program Prepares Third Years for Successful Clerkships

August 21, 2015

This June, DO students in the class of 2017 received a head start on practicing their clinical skills before beginning their clerkships.


Applications Now Being Accepted for Physician Assistant Studies Program

August 4, 2015

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.


PCOM Celebrates Graduate Programs Commencement

July 31, 2015

More than 224 students from PCOM's graduate programs received their advanced degrees on July 31.


Surgery Residency First to Receive ACGME Pre-Accreditation

July 14, 2015

The Surgery Residency program, led by Dr. Arthur Sesso, is the first of PCOM's 14 residency programs to receive ACGME pre-accreditation status.


PCOM Celebrates 124th DO Commencement Ceremony

June 9, 2015

On June 7, PCOM graduated the latest group of osteopathic physicians during its 124th ceremony.


DO, Psychology Students Match 100 Percent

April 14, 2015

This year's DO class had a staggering 100 percent GME match rate--62 percent of whom initially choose a primary care discipline.