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New Study Suggests Potential Treatment for Cataract Complication

June 21, 2019

PCOM researchers have found reducing the amount of Myo/Nog cells in the lens could reduce the severity of secondary cataract.

Student Research Spotlight: Julia Boyle (PsyD '20)

June 17, 2019

PsyD student Julia Boyle discusses her investigations into insomnia, sleep-related symptoms and health issues in adults.

Student Research Spotlight: Annie Phung

June 12, 2019

DO student Annie Phung explains how her research works to understand barriers in coordinating care for older adults with cognitive impairments.

Students Showcase Research at Annual Campus Event

June 6, 2019

37 posters explain innovative projects on topics such as diabetes, obesity, vaccination, chemotherapy and more.

Research Day Showcases Innovation and Collaboration

May 16, 2019

The annual event features research by PCOM students, faculty and staff.

Student Research Spotlight: Vishwant Tatagari

April 9, 2019

It was in his second year at PCOM that Vishwant Tatagari (DO ’21) began his research on the biological irregularity of the fabella bone.

Student Research Spotlight: Hannah Groff

February 18, 2019

Hannah Groff (DO '19) has participated in several research studies with the Rothman Orthopedic Institute in Philadelphia.

Student Research Spotlight: Jade McLain

January 3, 2019

Jade McLain recently presented her neuroscience research at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Chicago.

Student Research Spotlight: Nora Brier

December 17, 2018

Nora Brier, MS/CCCHP '15, (PsyD '20) works with Stephanie Felgoise, PhD, to examine how women patients think and feel about their medical scars.

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.