Recent News


Bringing Hope and Care to Ukrainians

October 7, 2015

For decades, Zenia Chernyk, DO'77, has been a remarkably efficient advocate for Ukrainian children with specialized healthcare needs.

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.

Helping Victims of Human Trafficking in India

October 1, 2015

When Winson T. George, PhD, DO '09, was growing up in Bombay, India, he knew nothing of the city's lurid red light district, located about eight miles from his childhood home.

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.