PCOM Georgia held a virtual commencement on July 29 for the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) and graduate programs Class of 2020.
Held for the first time as an online event, the College graduated 251 osteopathic physicians in its 129th commencement ceremony.
Hundreds of viewers watched the online ceremony on Facebook and YouTube on May 21.
Following public health guidelines, the College will cancel traditional DO and PharmD graduation exercises at PCOM and PCOM Georgia.
18 PCOM Georgia graduates will go on to serve as physician assistants in the fields of family medicine, surgery and more.
PCOM graduated 257 master's and doctorate-level students who will go on to serve in numerous professional fields.
Learn more about the 2019 commencement speaker for the PCOM Georgia physician assistant studies commencement ceremony.
With great appreciation for their many years of dedicated service and in recognition of their exceptional careers, PCOM is proud to award honorary degrees to the following individuals.
260 graduates will go on to join the more than 100,000 osteopathic physicians that are currently in practice in the US.
270 students graduated from the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), Doctor of Pharmacy and Masters of Biomedical Sciences programs.
Trupti Patel, DO, a board certified emergency medicine specialist, is a graduate of PCOM Georgia's inaugural class of 2009.
Dr. Kendall is the Distinguished University Professor and Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology at Temple University.
Graduation of students in the PharmD, DO, biomedical sciences and physician assistant studies programs will take place at events in May and July.
Daniel J. Hilferty serves as chief executive officer of Independence Health Group, parent of Independence Blue Cross, one of the nation's leading health insurers.
William Douglas Figg, Sr., PharmD, MBA, works as a senior investigator for the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).