Recent News


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.

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.