Recent News


Alzheimer's Researcher Publishes in Lancet Neurology

October 24, 2018

Brian Balin, PhD, calls for more focus, funding for research on infectious agents as a trigger for the disease.


Student Research Spotlight: Frank Mayer III

October 19, 2018

Frank C. Mayer III (DO '20) examines the supply and demand for Spanish and Mandarin language interpreters in hospitals.


PCOM Forms Research Partnership with Cansortium

September 7, 2018

PCOM and Cansortium Health Partners will conduct significant research to further define marijuana's therapeutic applications.


Student Research Spotlight: Samuel Schadt

August 21, 2018

Samuel Schadt (DO '19) assists in the evaluation of safe injection facilities (SIF) to help combat the opioid epidemic.


Student Research Spotlight: Meridith Hawkins

July 23, 2018

The Student Research Spotlight is a monthly series featuring research conducted by PCOM and GA-PCOM students.


Student Research Spotlight: Nicole McAndrew

June 18, 2018

Nicole McAndrew (DO '20) is studying cellular mechanics associated with neuroblastoma, a form of pediatric cancer.


Academic Community Shares Findings at Research Day

May 18, 2018

GA-PCOM students, residents and faculty members presented posters on topics such as obesity, cancer, addiction and more.


Annual Research Day Fosters Collaboration

May 14, 2018

PCOM student and faculty researchers presented 85 posters showcasing their studies on various clinical topics.


Student Research Spotlight: Winston Hamilton

April 16, 2018

Winston "Chase" Hamilton's (DO '20) research fellowship focused on enhancing the absorption of insulin into the bloodstream.


Student Research Spotlight: Shane Swink (DO '18)

February 19, 2018

Shane Swink's research has focused on hair loss, preadolescent acne and the effectiveness of telemedicine.