Recent News


GA-PCOM Celebrates 10 Years of Impact

July 23, 2015

Ten years ago in August, 2005, Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) welcomed its first class of 75 osteopathic medical students. Today the campus is celebrating this milestone by reflecting on its impact in Gwinnett County and the state of Georgia.


Carrie Collins, JD, joins PCOM as Chief Advancement Officer

July 15, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) has announced Carrie Collins, JD will join the College as Chief Advancement Officer.


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 Partners with Residentialist Group to help treat high-risk elderly in Philadelphia

July 7, 2015

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) is embarking on an enterprise partnership with The Residentialist Group (TRG), a California-based management group specializing in the development and operation of house call programs.


PCOM Celebrates 124th DO Commencement Ceremony

June 9, 2015

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


PCOM Healthcare Centers earn national recognition for patient-centered care

June 1, 2015

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) today announced that all four Philadelphia-based healthcare centers of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine have received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long‐term, participative relationships.


PCOM Community Touts Scientific Advances at Research Day

May 22, 2015

The research community is largely a collaborative one; each study helps to build toward a new and better understanding of the world around us.


Reece Appointed to Medical Cannabis Commission

May 18, 2015

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has named Sara (Mandy) Wilson Reece, PharmD, to his Commission on Medical Cannabis, a new committee that will help set Georgia's policies on medical marijuana.


DO Students Mentor High School Students

April 16, 2015

More than 30 PCOM students visited local high schools to teach concepts related to emergency medicine and community health.


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.