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PCOM South Georgia to graduate second class of doctors on May 16

On May 16, PCOM South Georgia will graduate its second class of doctors and its third class of biomedical science master’s students since opening in Moultrie in the fall of 2019. Retired Dean William Craver III, DO, will serve as commencement...
15-Apr-2024 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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PCOM South Georgia Research Day to feature CDC emergency response leader as keynote speaker

Jennifer McQuiston, DVM, deputy director of the CDC’s Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology will serve as the keynote speaker during PCOM South Georgia’s annual Research Day on Wednesday, May 8.
15-Apr-2024 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Hall of Fame Head Coach Jay Wright to Deliver 2024 PCOM Commencement Address

Retired Villanova basketball coach and two-time NCAA National Champion Jay Wright will address PCOM's graduates at the 2024 Commencement ceremony.
9-Apr-2024 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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PCOM and The Wistar Institute Announce Cancer Biology Graduate Program

The collaboration between Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) and The Wistar Institute has resulted in the creation of a PhD program in Cancer Biology, preparing individuals for careers in cancer research and drug development.
20-Mar-2024 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

PCOM, Wistar Institute Announce Innovative Biomedical Sciences Collaboration

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) and The Wistar Institute have announced an academic collaboration to offer degree programs, courses and other educational opportunities to students at each institution.
1-Feb-2024 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Melissa “Missy” Terlecki, PhD, Appointed Dean of PCOM’s School of Professional and Applied Psychology

Melissa Terlecki, PhD, has been named dean of the School of Professional and Applied Psychology at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), effective July 1.
24-Jan-2024 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

PCOM Researcher Hopes New Model of SBMA Accelerates Search for Therapies

A Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine faculty member who specializes in basic and translational science research for spinal bulbar and muscular atrophy (SBMA), also known as Kennedy's disease, is propelling efforts to model and identify...
18-Jan-2024 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Martin named gifts officer for PCOM South Georgia

This week Colquitt County native Deidre Mercer Martin became the first gifts officer for PCOM South Georgia. She brings 35 years of higher education experience with her to the position, with the past 19 years of that focused on fundraising and...
10-Jan-2024 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Aoun Named to Georgia's Trend's 40 Under 40

Georgia Trend magazine recognized Aoun, 27, as a member of the 2023 class of 40 Under 40 and placed his photo on the cover of the magazine as the youngest to receive this year’s recognition.
1-Nov-2023 12:05 PM EDT

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PT Professor Offers Top 5 Tips for Preventing Pickleball Injuries

Elizabeth Chaffin PT, DPT, an assistant professor and the Director of Clinical Education in the Department of Physical Therapy at PCOM Georgia, offered her top five tips on preventing pickleball injuries and staying on the court longer.
1-Nov-2023 11:05 AM EDT

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'It's Nothing Short of a Miracle'

A teacher, a pharmacist, a public health advocate and a diabetes care and education specialist, Mandy Reece, PharmD, is adding one more title to her resume. Recently diagnosed with breast cancer, Reece has become even more adamant about advocating...
18-Oct-2023 4:05 PM EDT

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7-Jun-2016 1:05 PM EDT

Exploring the Link Between Infection and Alzheimer’s

Brian Balin, PhD, has studied the link between infection and Alzheimer's disease for more than 20 years and offers his thoughts on this growing area of research.
1-Jun-2016 12:05 PM EDT

The P.O.W.E.R. To Avoid Weight Politics Over the Holidays

Stacey Cahn, PhD, associate professor of clinical psychology at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, offers tips to avoid awkward conversations about weight this holiday season.
10-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST

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