Recent News


In the News - September 2015

October 1, 2015

Recent news articles featuring Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty, students and events.


Chief Diversity Officer receives national diversity honor

September 28, 2015

Lisa McBride, PhD, chief diversity officer at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) recently received the Diversity Visionary Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine--the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.


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.


PCOM Hosts 23rd Annual Golf Classic

September 28, 2015

More than 75 golfers hit the links at the Whitemarsh Valley Country Club outside Philadelphia on Sept. 21, for PCOM's 23rd Annual Golf Classic, Titled Sponsored by Independence Blue Cross.


PCOM Grants First Innovative Teacher Awards

September 28, 2015

PCOM recently honored two of its faculty members for their efforts to think creatively both inside and outside their classrooms.


Former Surgeon General Issues Warning

September 25, 2015

Dr. Antonia Novello, 14th U.S. Surgeon General, brought her wit and wisdom to students at Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine this week as part of the Diversity Lecture Series.


Students Participate in Safe Prescription Drug Disposal

September 23, 2015

PCOM School of Pharmacy students participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA's) 10th National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.


PCOM Installs Jay S. Feldstein as Eighth President and CEO

September 21, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) formally installed Jay S. Feldstein, DO '81, as the College's eighth president and CEO in an Inauguration ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 17.


PCOM Receives National Honor for Excellence in Diversity

September 15, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) received the 2015 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.


PCOM Receives National Honor for Excellence in Diversity

September 15, 2015

Today, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) received the 2015 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.