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Student Life 9.25.16

AMA club           

General Meeting            

Tuesday, September 27th

12:30- 1:00 PM 

Zedeck

General meeting to discuss what the club will be doing throughout the year. Free lunch provided! Please sign up using the following link by Monday at 3 pm:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1GZLxFNAaFKOAfx2aGBpOvIkS54hWKxHLlz7MHVPGwKI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Wilderness Medical Society      

Orienteering Skills Course         

Tuesday, Septmeber 27th

1:00- 4:00 PM    

Location TBA     

This is a three hour orienteering course led by Dr. Peter Sananman, an Emergency Medicine physician at UPenn and member of PA-Disaster Medical Assistant Team. Dr. Sananman will be teaching us the basics of orienteering — using a map and compass to navigate from point to point in diverse and unusual terrain. These are crucial skills to know in the field of wilderness medicine that could save your life someday. The cost of this event is covered by us, but space is limited so sign up early (add your name to the waitlist if there are no slots available). There will be more information to follow regarding location/carpooling:http://doodle.com/poll/3quyq9i5cns4g7s2

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, September 28th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544                                                                                                                                                          

                                  

ENT Club             

ENT Club General Interest Meeting       

Thursday, September 29th

12:00- 12:50 PM               

Zedek  

 

ENT Club general interest meeting. We’ll be introducing the E-board, as well as discussing volunteer opportunities, suturing clinic, possible research, ENT resident lecture series and more!

Free lunch will be available!

 

 

SAAO & AMWA

OMT and Issues in OB/GYN

Thursday, September 29th

5:30- 8:00 PM

OMM Lab

 

Dr. Noto-Bell will present some common issues in the general OB/GYN practice that can be easily treated using OMT.  If there is time, she will show us how to perform some of those techniques.  Students from all programs are welcome to attend, but only DO students will be allowed to participate in any OMT.  Dinner included.  Click here to sign up!

 

 

Wisely Surgical Association       

Pediatric Surgical Oncology Talk

Friday, September 30th

12:00-1:00 PM  

Zedeck

 

WSA will be partnering with the Pediatrics Club, GI Club, and the Oncology Club to host Dr. Peter Mattei, an attending physician in the Division of General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery at CHOP who specializes in fetal GI procedures. He will be discussing the unique aspects of being a surgeon in any specialty in a TED talk format with a Q&A session to follow.  We are excited to invite Dr. Mattei to campus and hope students with interests in any specialty will attend!

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, September 30th

3:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

 

 

Wilderness Medical Society      

Rock Climbing @ PRG   

Friday, September 30th

3:00- 6:00 PM    

Philadelphia Rock Gym – East Falls  

 

Take a break from studying and come rock climbing with us at PRG. The cost is roughly $22 for newcomers which includes two weeks of free climbing and a free intro class to get started! If you’ve been to PRG before the $22 offer is not available, but they will give you discounted prices on a day pass for the event. Pizza and drinks will be provided by us.

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSek79dMAqVkC7p3bJ0OGaA1MwA4lkbcWXB1vhz31Ilnj8yIRg/viewform?c=0&w=1

SAACOFP – Family Medicine Club           

Olney Eagles Community Health Fair   

Saturday, October 1st

10:00 AM- 4:00 PM         

Olney Recreation Center  6100 A Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120    

 

Earn TOUCH hours and get hands-on medical experience! We’ll be performing basic health screenings and OMM on children and their parents at the annual health fair held by the Olney Eagles Youth Organization. The event runs from 10am – 4pm, but you have the option to sign up for a 3 hour shift, or the full 6 hours. We are partnering with Primary Care Progress for this awesome event! Please complete the necessary clearances and sign up for a shift here:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1U-12A7lboU9iy2VgPEOU3ueCtnYlJkZZ51yJY4WZYbM/edit?usp=sharing

 

Must complete the necessary clearances in order to participate:

  1. Child Abuse Clearance https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home
  2. Criminal Background Check Clearance https://epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp

 

Pulmonology Club          

Volunteer at Philadelphia ZOO 

Sunday, October 2nd

7:00- 11:00 AM

Philadelphia ZOO      

Need some TOUCH Hours??  What better way to earn some than at the ZOO!  Sunday, October 2nd the Pulmonology Club will be assisting the Pulmonary Hypertension Association set up for their annual charity walk.  If you’re interested, please sign up in the link below and come enjoy a beautiful day at the Zoo giving back to those in need!

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1yho7OXIYmBe1HkZOh5Yuf2ySW3HKJrv2bX2d9WxmbYM/edit?usp=sharing

 

 

Geriatrics           

Paint Night With Overmont       

Monday, October 3rd

 6:00- 8:00 PM  

Overmont  Basement   

Geriatrics alongside the Art club will like to bring to you a fun, relaxing experience with the residents of Overmont .  We are asking for students to pay $5 to help cover the cost of supplies , canvas and paint will be provided . LIMITED SEATING AVAILABLE, please sign up early and pay asap  to hold spot  ( 20 seats available) , cash or check made to Geriatrics .    Picture of  sample painting provided below .

Any questions concerns please contact allandawi@pcom.edu or davinape@pcom.edu

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/document/d/1H5VC6G20o6u_cGSAP9_ED8GR_0XH9GEktmKbQpSYdF8/edit?usp=sharing

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/16cVDncRucCuJKCzEISQmiTLDvZp6cF3MPE_hP_mZ_d0/edit?usp=sharing

 

DO Council        

General Body Meeting 

Wednesday, October 5th

5:30- 8:00 PM   

340A Terry Auditorium RH    

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on October 5th at 5:30 PM. It is open to the entire student body so we encourage you to attend if you want to learn about what the Student Government has been working on throughout the year, or participate during Open Forum. Attire for meetings is business casual. For last meeting’s minutes, please follow the link to the pdf, and any questions can be directed to DOCouncil@pcom.edu.

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxUFZvU0lYYlBBUkI0b1VseTByc0VvenJvV04w/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxZ2ZrVjRRNTJDakZyeVREVFlrWXE5RXlDZGhr/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4Gxb1I3SUVjRDYwcWp0SFFkYjRXdlZwdFp5WE53/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxdnJiMmsxWmpRQUx5VG80Z29nNTYxSGxydm1n/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxZER4Yk1jbDVYYW8tZ1RCalc2UTZ6QmlnSVFj/view?usp=sharing

 

 

 

Geriatrics           

AIDS WALK PHILLY         

Sunday, October 16th

7:00 AM- 1:00 PM          

Philadelphia Art Museum     

 

Join PCOM Geriatrics Club on Sunday, October 16, 2016 for the 30th annual AIDS Walk Philly 5K!  Our team number is 5471. Register and join our teamhttp://www.aidswalkphilly.org/profile/team/5741. Please remember upon registering to check the box for volunteering ( SO THAT IT WILL COUNT TOWARDS TOUCH HOURS )and walking. If possible please also donate towards our team goal! All walkers who raise the minimum $50 in donations will receive a commemorative AIDS Walk Philly T-Shirt.

Information:

– Begins at Eakins Oval (in front of the Philadelphia Art Museum)

– 5K Run begins at 7:30 AM

– Walk begins at 9:00 AM

– Rain or shine

If you have any questions about the walk please contact Allanda Williams at allandawi@pcom.edu

 

HIV AND GERIATRICS FAST FACTS

**Americans aged 50 and older have many of the same HIV risk factors as younger Americans.

**Persons aged 55 and older accounted for 26% (313,200) of the estimated 1.2 million people living with HIV infection in the United States in 2011.

**Older Americans are more likely than younger Americans to be diagnosed with HIV infection later in the course of their disease

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1lrCQus_fc2KWUPXhewcneiOqzG6V2wg-D-kdGMcmzZA/edit?usp=sharing

 

 

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 9.18.16

Medicine for Education

General Interest Meeting           

Monday, September 19th

12:00- 12:30 PM

EH 202A      

 

Would you like to mentor local high school girls interested in careers in medicine? Are you passionate about community outreach and would like to gain leadership experience? If yes, please join us for a brief general interest meeting where you can learn about Medicine for Education, our plans for the year, and how to get involved. All programs and years are welcome. Please sign up with the link attached if you plan on coming to the meeting or even if you are interested, but can’t make the meeting. There will be cookies involved!

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1enRWUgABnGT5IzPgs-5izLFH8pBBc5TTeUeUnUvgLOg/edit?usp=sharing

 

Primary Care Progress  

General Meeting            

Monday, September 19th

12:00- 1:00 PM

Ginsberg        

    

Come learn about the Primary Care Progress club and all of our upcoming evens for the Fall semester! This is a general interest meeting and everyone is welcome. There are no dues for this club so come out and learn more about how you can use your SP skills in the real world!

 

PCOM Running Club      

Timed Mile and Outdoor Yoga  

Monday, September 19th

6:00- 7:00 PM   

Cynwyd Station Park     

Hello there, radical runners!

Join PCOM Running Club for a timed-mile and post-workout yoga at the Cyndwyd station trail and park (321 Conshohocken State Road, Bala Cynwyd PA 19004)!

Me and another person will be there to give the 1/2 mile split and the mile time. The lovely Hannah Smerker will be teaching yoga and will be incorporating some poses that are specifically helpful for runners.

Come for the run, yoga, or both!

Those who would like a ride or to carpool, message me at rebeccamar@pcom.edu and I will arrange it!

**Everyone must bring their own yoga matt or towel for yoga afterwards**

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Nx142CNYGtanNMizAWWOkFRaN7hzr8vpLAx-zqSpT7k/edit?usp=sharing

 

PCOM OBGYN Club        

Discuss OBGYN summer opportunities and rotations over coffee            

Tuesday, September 20th

7:00- 8:00 AM  

Cafeteria            

Interested in learning about the student experience in the wonderful field of OBGYN? Come join us for coffee before class for a relaxed discussion, where 3 second years will share their summer OBGYN experiences doing research, shadowing, and working at a labor department in Tanzania, and 1 third year will open up about his newfound appreciation for OBGYN after his rotation. Can’t wait to see you there!

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1eCmXxGvw1gjhU2vAb7c4ewAb1_l6frHIZLNca8-Ie2E/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, September 21st

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544

 

SAACOFP Family Med Club         

Practice Standardized Patients

Wednesday, September 21st

5:00- 7:00 PM   

Rowland Hall PCS Lab   

Feeling a little shaky on SP skills? Come practice your skills and get some feedback. $3-5 donation recommended, all donations go to Habitat for Humanity. Please bring everything you would normally bring to an SP (BP cuff, wrist watch, etc). Please sign up with a partner:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1q9bx74RBPKwlRh_INZrfVlZ7nseLkhvUNg81Y_27F2g/edit?usp=sharing

 

Med Peds           

General Interest Meeting           

Wednesday, September 21st

6:30- 7:30 PM   

EH 202B            

 

Do you like Pediatrics? Do you also like Internal Medicine?

Than Medicine-Pediatrics is the perfect specialty for you!!!

We are very excited to get the year started with our general interest meeting on Wednesday, September 21st at 6:30 pm. It will be held in room 202B of Evans Hall. Our advisor, Dr. Himati Divatia, will be providing a brief history of MedPeds and presenting many opportunities within the field (conferences, residencies, etc.).

Also we DO NOT have any dues for this club (because I know you all were wondering).

We look forward to seeing you all and please let us know if you have any questions!

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship       

“Finding Rest” Bible Study          

Thursday, September 22nd

12:00- 1:00 PM

EH 202B      

         

Come join our discussion on finding rest in the midst of school! Come regardless of your faith background. Lunch will be provided! Hope to see you there!       Email pcom.cma.phila@gmail.com with any questions!

 

Pediatrics Club 

Dr. Shah Lecture             

Thursday, September 22nd

12:00- 1:00 PM

Ginsberg            

The Pediatrics Club will be hosting a lecture by Dr. Shah, PCOM’s newest OMM Fellow. Dr. Shah is a pediatrician that is completing a fellowship in OMM after her pediatric residency. She will be discussing her career and interests. Sign up on the sheet below.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1flKUDYE0oKUBTiGPQ5Jz02vumD1iMPWnerHYFsoHF5I/edit?usp=sharing

 

Public Health Club          

Gun Control Discussion

Thursday, September 22nd

12:00- 1:00 PM

EH 326 

Join us for lunch to discuss Gun Control and the public health implications surrounding this important issue. A representative from the American Diabetes Association Philadelphia Chapter will also be speaking about future volunteer opportunities! Lunch will be provided to dues paying members first! Everyone else will be able to grab lunch after. Dues are $10 and cover two years! If you’re unsure if you paid dues last year you can email alexandradi@pcom.edu. Sign up for food below and take a few minutes to watch this NY Times video on gun violence.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1t_n3rleQUt0pnAUAvyS1PFSYRHrjN4jNySA-rGHg8Vg/edit#gid=0

SAAO  

Sprained Ankle Workshop     

Thursday, September 22nd

5:30- 8:00 PM

OMM Lab       

 

Dr. Blood returns to PCOM again this year to give one of our most popular workshops.  Over the past 30+ years, his workshop has taught multiple OMT techniques and other modalities to treat sprained ankles. Dinner included! Click on the link below to sign up:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fJT2JYkIata0aXhpIlHVvOpY2vYLb_5sYsCuTBIymaE/edit?usp=sharing

 

Ophthalmology Club     

Fundoscopic Exam Meeting       

Thursday, September 22nd

6:00- 7:00 PM   

Room 202 EH    

Ophthalmologist Dr. Hassman will be coming to host a Fundoscopic Exam Workshop with the first and second years. Join us for an opportunity to improve skills on the Fundoscopic Exam as well as learn about Dr. Hassman’s experience as an Ophthalmologist. Members and non-members are welcomed.

 

Geriatrics Club 

Bingo Night       

Thursday, September 22nd

7:00- 9:00 PM   

Overmont House       

 

Geriatrics club is holding Bingo Night at the Overmont House on Thursday, 9/22 from 7-9 pm. Please come out and volunteer! We will be gathering at Evans lobby at 6:45 and walk over together, or you can meet us in the Overmont activities room, located in the basement.

 

This even counts for TOUCH hours. Please sign up if you’ll be joining us!

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1yeO8QClvMh0d1-8LakghsolQkRroy_H1WMQMMl2c_DE/edit?usp=sharing

 

SAACOFP Family Med Club         

The Single GME Accreditation System from a Residency Director’s Perspective 

Thursday, Septeber 22nd

7:15- 8:15 PM   

Room EH 327A 

Come hear Dr. Weaver-Agostoni, Family Medicine Residency Director at UPMC Shadyside, discuss what single accreditation means for us! Sign up here if you are attending and want pizza:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1c3Ql5ECnNEBaU2unD0JWF6V9KQLrZx1adIFrQkKol9o/edit?usp=sharing

 

Emergency Medicine Club          

CRIB Case Review with Dr. Pescatore    

Friday, September 23rd

12:00- 1:00 PM

Ginsberg Auditorium    

Back by popular demand, Dr. Pescatore will be returning to present a case review with emphasis on licensure-exam relevant material.  Dr. Pescatore is an emergency medicine physician at Cooper Hospital in Camden and he is a PCOM grad.  His case reviews are always informative and entertaining. This event is open to the entire PCOM student body.

This event is open to all students!

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, September 23rd

3:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Internal Medicine Club and Gastroenterology Club         

Wissahickon Trail Clean Up        

Saturday, September 24th

9:00 AM- 1:00 PM          

Wissahickon Trail    

 

Internal Medicine Club is excited to participate in our first community service event of the year on September 24th from 9am-1pm at the Wissahickon Trail! We will be joining the GI Club and to clean up the Wissahickon Trail in Roxborough. Sept 24th is also National Public Lands Day, so we’ll be able to work on both trail clean-up, as well as a workshop day. It will be a great opportunity to help the community, take a break from studying, and enjoy the weather before it gets too cold. Sign up below and mark if you need to carpool. Carpool will leave PCOM Evans Hall at 8:40am. For more information on the event click

http://www.fow.org/volunteering/workinthepark/https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/13_XaXzIZF5UMY8xb06kPNl6OhliLeqONqlTO8COSUYw/edit?usp=sharing

 

SAACOFP Family Med Club         

Olney Eagles Community Health Fair     

Saturday, October 1st

10:00 AM- 4:00 PM        

Olney Recreation Center  6100 A Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120

We’ll be performing basic health screenings and OMM on children and their parents at the annual health fair held by the Olney Eagles Youth Organization. The event runs from 10am – 4pm, but you have the option to sign up for a 3 hour shift, or the full 6 hours. We are partnering with Primary Care Progress for this awesome event! Please see the attached flyer, complete the necessary clearances and sign up for a shift here: https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1U-12A7lboU9iy2VgPEOU3ueCtnYlJkZZ51yJY4WZYbM/edit?usp=sharing

http://www.nytimes.com/video/us/100000004098000/guns-a-public-health-issue.html

 

Pulmonology Club          

Volunteer at Philadelphia ZOO 

Sunday, October 2nd

7:00- 11:00 AM

Philadelphia ZOO        

Need some TOUCH Hours??  What better way to earn some than at the ZOO!  Sunday, October 2nd the Pulmonology Club will be assisting the Pulmonary Hypertension Association set up for their annual charity walk.  If you’re interested, please sign up in the link below and come enjoy a beautiful day at the Zoo giving back to those in need!

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1yho7OXIYmBe1HkZOh5Yuf2ySW3HKJrv2bX2d9WxmbYM/edit?usp=sharing

 

Geriatrics           

Paint Night With Overmont       

Monday, October 3rd

 6:00- 8:00 PM  

Overmont  Basement   

Geriatrics alongside the Art club will like to bring to you a fun, relaxing experience with the residents of Overmont .  We are asking for students to pay $5 to help cover the cost of supplies , canvas and paint will be provided . LIMITED SEATING AVAILABLE, please sign up early and pay asap  to hold spot  ( 20 seats available) , cash or check made to Geriatrics .    Picture of  sample painting provided below .

Any questions concerns please contact allandawi@pcom.edu or davinape@pcom.edu

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/document/d/1H5VC6G20o6u_cGSAP9_ED8GR_0XH9GEktmKbQpSYdF8/edit?usp=sharing

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/16cVDncRucCuJKCzEISQmiTLDvZp6cF3MPE_hP_mZ_d0/edit?usp=sharing

 

DO Council        

General Body Meeting 

Wednesday, October 5th

5:30- 8:00 PM   

340A Terry Auditorium RH     

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on October 5th at 5:30 PM. It is open to the entire student body so we encourage you to attend if you want to learn about what the Student Government has been working on throughout the year, or participate during Open Forum. Attire for meetings is business casual. For last meeting’s minutes, please follow the link to the pdf, and any questions can be directed to DOCouncil@pcom.edu.

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxUFZvU0lYYlBBUkI0b1VseTByc0VvenJvV04w/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxZ2ZrVjRRNTJDakZyeVREVFlrWXE5RXlDZGhr/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4Gxb1I3SUVjRDYwcWp0SFFkYjRXdlZwdFp5WE53/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxdnJiMmsxWmpRQUx5VG80Z29nNTYxSGxydm1n/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/a/pcom.edu/file/d/0B0wEiMrJb4GxZER4Yk1jbDVYYW8tZ1RCalc2UTZ6QmlnSVFj/view?usp=sharing

 

Geriatrics           

AIDS WALK PHILLY         

Sunday, October 16th

7:00 AM- 1:00 PM          

Philadelphia Art Museum     

 

Join PCOM Geriatrics Club on Sunday, October 16, 2016 for the 30th annual AIDS Walk Philly 5K!  Our team number is 5471. Register and join our team http://www.aidswalkphilly.org/profile/team/5741. Please remember upon registering to check the box for volunteering ( SO THAT IT WILL COUNT TOWARDS TOUCH HOURS )and walking. If possible please also donate towards our team goal! All walkers who raise the minimum $50 in donations will receive a commemorative AIDS Walk Philly T-Shirt.

Information:

– Begins at Eakins Oval (in front of the Philadelphia Art Museum)

– 5K Run begins at 7:30 AM

– Walk begins at 9:00 AM

– Rain or shine

If you have any questions about the walk please contact Allanda Williams at allandawi@pcom.edu

 

HIV AND GERIATRICS FAST FACTS

**Americans aged 50 and older have many of the same HIV risk factors as younger Americans.

**Persons aged 55 and older accounted for 26% (313,200) of the estimated 1.2 million people living with HIV infection in the United States in 2011.

**Older Americans are more likely than younger Americans to be diagnosed with HIV infection later in the course of their disease

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1lrCQus_fc2KWUPXhewcneiOqzG6V2wg-D-kdGMcmzZA/edit?usp=sharing

 

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 9.11.16

Anesthesiology Club  

General Interest Meeting      

Monday, September 12th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH 202

 

Are you interested in Anesthesiology?! Please join us on Monday at noon so we can discuss with you everything we have planned for the year!

 

PLUS….there is JIMMY JOHNS!!!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1fNMr9RtNIuw0ZDLiRRyyx2UcaCAf-xpgS6jt1cxuorI/edit?usp=sharing

 

Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) 

9/11 Ceremony          

Monday, September 12th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

Evans Hall Courtyard 

 

Please join the Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (AMOPS) and PCOM Pulmonics a capella group on Monday, September 12, 2016 at 12:00 pm in the courtyard in front of Evans Hall for a ceremony to remember the lives lost 15 years ago during the attacks on 9/11. We welcome a very special guest speaker, American Hero, and PCOM alumnus, John Chovanes, DO, FACS, LTC, USAR MC, to lead us in a moment of silence of remembrance.

Wilderness Medical Society  

General Interest Meeting      

Monday, September 12th  

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH-326A         

 

If you’re interested in learning more about the WildMed club and the events that we have planned for this upcoming year then come out to our general interest meeting during lunch next Monday in EH-326A. Food will be provided. Sign up below!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4YBuq5U_HZS_PVseaJClAMgRxXPDtT5dNNBlzVn8gyRWd4w/viewform?c=0&w=1

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, September 14th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544

SAAO  

OMT for Runner Workshop   

Wednesday, September 14th

5:30-8:00 PM 

OMM Lab       

 

Dr.  Noto-Bell will present multiple OMT techniques useful in treating runners and athletes immediately post-race or game.  This workshop is designed to pair up with the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon service event, but feel free to attend the workshop even if you can’t make the race. Dinner included. Click on the link below to sign up!

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1ZIfPz78Rxjy4BH-fgeZYv2942JIxVJruWUT5T8yM5wc/edit?usp=sharing

 

Bioethics        

Interest Meeting        

Thursday, September 15th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH334

 

The Bioethics club would like to invite you to our general interest meeting next week Sept. 15th at noon in EH334. Come learn more about the club and our plans for the year. Lunch will be provided!

 

Looking forward to seeing you then!

If you plan on attending, please fill out the sheet below:

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1YSHvDnPbaZE9g2dXseulWYZy9MhdrOLAEZ7AOiTD3z4/edit?usp=sharing

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship   

Dealing with Stress PCF Bible Study

Thursday, September 15th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH 202B         

 

Come join our discussion on rejoicing in stress in the midst of school! Come regardless of your faith background. Lunch will be provided! Hope to see you there!             Email pcom.cma.phila@gmail.com with any questions!

 

SIGN (Student Interest Group in Neurology)

Ice Cream Social Interest Meeting    

Thursday, September 15th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

RH 340A         

 

Hello fellow brain enthusiasts! Student Interest Group in Neurology will be holding our first meeting on September 15th, at 12 PM in Rowland 340A.

 

We will be discussing this year’s club events, positions for new members, upcoming volunteer opportunities, and we will be eating ICE CREAM!

 

Please RSVP for the event here:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1oVgK9cKn8XSfLQnKxBUr2_rwAfem-htzmG84WyWXsh8/edit#gid=0

 

Also, please note, if you plan on joining the club we will be collecting dues through check, cash, or venmo. Dues are $15 per person.

 

Psychiatry Club          

General Interest Meeting      

Thursday, September 15th

4:00- 5:00 PM

EH 202A         

 

Join Psychiatry Club for our first general interest meeting on Thursday, September 15th at 4:00 PM in EH 202A to learn more about upcoming events, guest speakers, 5K fundraisers, and E-board opportunities!

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, September 16th

1:00 PM- 1:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

APAMSA / Ob/Gyn / Oncology         

Reach & Raise on the Road @ PCOM           

Saturday, September 17th

5:30- 6:30 PM

EH 327 A/B    

 

APAMSA, Ob/Gyn and Oncology Club are hosting a donation based yoga class. Suggested donation of $5. Funds will support Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC). LBBC is a national nonprofit connecting people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support. Learn more at LBBC.ORG.

 

http://reachandraise.kintera.org/faf/search/searchTeamPart.asp?ievent=1164048&lis=1&kntae1164048=928EA0CE39E24E838D3E177C3E7EFFAF&team=6833643

 

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B7TgSw-YV08XTmlwbUhzd0M2eE0/view?usp=sharing

 

SAAO  

Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

Sunday, September 18th

6:00 AM- 1:00 PM      

To be announced       

 

During this event we will treat runners with OMT after the race. This is a good opportunity to apply what you have learn so far in your lab and classes. Faculty physicians will be present to guide you on any treatment modalities. We highly recommended attending the OMT for Runner workshop to give you an idea of what techniques are most useful, but feel free to attend the race even if you can’t make it to the workshop. Click on the link below to sign up!

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1GauM2F_d_MhYXgcAxA2KbvTaJOzedVnpFmUsGZDynw4/edit?usp=sharing

 

Pediatrics Club

Ride for Kids Volunteer Event           

Sunday, September 18th

6:45 AM – 12:00 PM   

Valley Forge  

 

Come volunteer at the annual Ride for Kids event on September 18th and earn 5 touch hours! The event is from 6:45-12pm and volunteer opportunities include volunteering at registration, patient-family liaisons, accounting, mission tent, and general event set-up. We will be having a quick training on Monday September 12th at 12pm in 327. Please email jacquelynev@pcom.edu or sign up on the google sheet if interested.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1YqIFFuXnz8XygsH7nu7dnEB9qmcrGd36cUWHIV2A-2I/edit?usp=sharing

 

SAACOFP Family Med Club   

Volunteering in a Medical Tent at the Rock N’ Roll Half Marathon     

Sunday, September 18th

7:00 AM- 12:00 PM    

Eakins Oval, Fairmount Park

 

Eakins Oval, Fairmount Park  Come earn TOUCH hours and get some hands-on medical experience by volunteering in a medical tent.

Please fill out this link:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/1AIOGSIYHY6RpLRAeze6BdmQgyQoOiTW9tEVIqhVyk5U/edit

 

And register on the official website, selecting Finish 1 for Station Preference and SAACOFP – PCOM as the group.https://iracesafe.com/registration/volunteer?race_id=286

 

Pediatrics Club           

Dr. Shah Lecture        

Thursday, September 22nd

12:00- 1:00 PM          

Ginsberg     

 

The Pediatrics Club will be hosting a lecture by Dr. Shah, PCOM’s newest OMM Fellow. Dr. Shah is a pediatrician that is completing a fellowship in OMM after her pediatric residency. She will be discussing her career and interests. Sign up on the sheet below.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1flKUDYE0oKUBTiGPQ5Jz02vumD1iMPWnerHYFsoHF5I/edit?usp=sharing

 

Public Health Club     

Gun Control Discussion         

Thursday, September 22nd

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH 326

 

Join us for lunch to discuss Gun Control and the public health implications surrounding this important issue. Lunch will be provided to dues paying members first! Everyone else will be able to grab lunch after. Dues are $10 and cover two years! If you’re unsure if you paid dues last year you can email alexandradi@pcom.edu Sign up for food below!

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1t_n3rleQUt0pnAUAvyS1PFSYRHrjN4jNySA-rGHg8Vg/edit#gid=0

 

SAAO  

Sprained Ankle Workshop     

Thursday, September 22nd

5:30- 8:00 PM

OMM Lab       

 

Dr. Blood returns to PCOM again this year to give one of our most popular workshops.  Over the past 30+ years, his workshop has taught multiple OMT techniques and other modalities to treat sprained ankles. Dinner included! Click on the link below to sign up:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fJT2JYkIata0aXhpIlHVvOpY2vYLb_5sYsCuTBIymaE/edit?usp=sharing

 

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 9.5.16

Dermatology Club

Dermatology Club General Interest Meeting           

Thursday, September 8th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH 327A         

 

Interested in Dermatology? Come out and join the Derm Club for our first General Meeting! We will be discussing future events and benefits of being a member!

 

LUNCH WILL BE SERVED!

 

Please click on the link below to sign up.

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/1RCEOWeRagZ8hhYAEWMuCduqGDpG0TPFgFSNOP0NYLjQ/edit?usp=drive_web

 

Medical Students for Choice

General Interest Meeting      

Thursday, September 8th  

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Evans Hall (EH) 327B

 

Medical Students For Choice (MSFC) will be hosting a general interest meeting Thursday, September 8th from 12pm-1pm in Evans Hall (EH)

327B.

 

NO membership dues and LUNCH will be provided!

 

We will also be doing a raffle for a FREE yoga class if you signed up for MSFC during the Activities Fair.

 

Please RSVP if you are attending by clicking the link below. Can’t wait to meet you all!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfGfVaCBYvYWfAMkDmEl5x9GZBIYcGLQbc1bICuZ1fdhuQl3Q/viewform?c=0&w=1

 

Jewish Medical Association

Cook For A Friend      

Sunday, September 11th

9:00 AM- 11:30 AM   

Har Zion Temple        

 

Har Zion needs help preparing meals for members of the Philadelphia Community in need! We will be helping them cook and assemble. It will count as TOUCH hours!

Please sign up by September 8th!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1DdYUKFJz8-0wPBk0ECRhGd_WkpQfIeaAHV80Po4LwSw/edit?usp=sharing

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Geriatrics       

Geriatrics Interest Meeting   

Tuesday, September 6th  

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH 334B

 

Please join the Geriatrics Club for our first General Interest Meeting!  We will introduce our officers, tell you about some upcoming community service projects, and we have a special guest, Dr. Srulevich, D.O., from PCOM’s Department of Geriatrics, to speak with us briefly about the field of Geriatrics

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13FEp23cQERmd44ykQFyF8cHHGXooo1_5Sd5sNM7Paw4/edit#gid=0

 

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Club   

General Interest Meeting      

Tuesday, September 6th  

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH-327           

 

General Interest Meeting for PM& R club

 

Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) 

General Interest Meeting      

Tuesday, September 6th  

12:00 PM        

Evans Hall 202A

 

SAMOPS will be having its general interest meeting. Come join us for lunch as we introduce the E-board and discuss events for the upcoming year! We will also be collecting club dues at the meeting. This event is open to the student body with an interest in military medicine. All commissioned and SAMOPS members are expected.

 

Wisely Surgical Association & Ob/Gyn Surgical

Lecture with Dr. Joanne Kakaty-Monzo       

Tuesday, September 6th  

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck Auditorium

 

With RGU starting soon, WSA and the Ob/Gyn Club will be hosting Dr. Joanne Kakaty-Monzo, Director of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department at PCOM.  She will be presenting a patient case form her own practice with a unique surgical perspective.  Dinner will be provided for club members.

 

Radiology Club           

Cases and coffee       

Wednesday, September 7th

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

Evans 208      

 

Come listen to an interesting case presented by Dr. Sine. Munchkins and coffee will be served! Sign up the link below if you’re interested in attending!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1vhAxX3-9NxkOXO6CwywH_E7DkxvlbuoUywC3bKRGvLM/edit?usp=sharing

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, September 7th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM 

Rowland Hall 544

 

DO Council     

General Body Meeting          

Wednesday, September 7

5:30 PM- 7:00 PM      

Ginsburg Auditorium 

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on Wednesday, September 7 at 5:30 PM. It is open to the entire student body so we encourage you to attend if you want to learn about what the Student Government has been working on throughout the year, or participate during Open Forum. For last meeting’s minutes, and any questions, contact us at DOCouncil@pcom.edu.

 

Oncology Club            

Interest Meeting        

Thursday, September 8th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 202

 

If you want to hear more about the club and our plans for the year, drop on by! We will also be collecting dues, so bring cash or check (made out to the PCOM Oncology Club) if you want to pay on that day: $30 for 1st year DO students, $25 for 2nd year DO students and biomed students (both include the price for the T shirt). Venmo is also fine; send funds to our Treasurer, Leyland Robinson.

 

If you are really interested in the club but can’t make it to the meeting, contact our Secretary, John Flaherty.

 

If you plan on attending, please fill out this form so we can get a head count for food:

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1mQNyUvEUwvxkbQyDYIK2ek8nakvoshe4An90XywTrSQ/edit#gid=0

 

PCOM Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) 2016

Learn more about straight-from-the-farm produce, meat/poultry, and dairy delivery with Lancaster Farm Fresh Co-op

Thursday, September 8th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Do you love food? Do you find yourself wishing you could better juggle the demands of school with the demands of your appetite? Do you wish you could cut down on grocery time by having farm-fresh organic produce, dairy, meats and poultry conveniently delivered to campus? Then sign up for the PCOM CSA with Lancaster Farm Fresh Co-Op!

 

Come chat with Lancaster Farm Fresh Co-Op in the cafeteria on Thursday, September 8th from 12pm-1pm! Please see flyer for additional details regarding delivery dates and prices. Sign ups will run from 12pm on Thursday, September 7th – 12pm on Thursday, September 14th!

 

Wisely Surgical Association  

Introduction to Surgery by Dr. Sesso

Thursday, September 8th  

12:00-  1:00 PM          

Ginsburg Auditorium 

 

Dr. Sesso will present an introduction to surgery, insight into the AOA/ACGME merger, and how changes to residency programs will impact students interested in surgical specialties.  Lunch will be provided for club members.

 

American Medical Women’s Associated (AMWA)

General Interest Meeting

Friday, September 9th

12:00 PM

EH 326 A/B

Join AMWA for our first general interest meeting on Friday, September 9th at noon in EH 326 A/B to learn more about our club, mission and upcoming events! Be sure to sign up for food in the google sheet below. We hope to see you there!

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/18HP-o8kipykVo-TBviGT8CGpMwYHm42LpRVM4dNsOpI/edit#gid=0

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, September 9th

3:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Geriatrics Club & PCOM AID 

Inglis House Special Olympics Volunteer Event       

Saturday, September 10th

11:00 AM- 4:30 PM    

Inglis House   

 

Join Geriatrics Club and PCOM AID for our first volunteer event of the year! We will be going to the Inglis House to help out with their 40th annual special olympics event. The wheelchair games will be held on Saturday, September 10th from 11am- 4:30pm. We ask that volunteers stay the entire event. Sign up below!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1D-eSE9973gVHKMlas8Z8Asqcd83ch_ENkUD-h298aBc/edit?usp=sharing

Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) 

9/11 Ceremony          

Monday, September 12th

12:00 PM

Evans Hall Courtyard 

 

The Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) – the student organization for Military Medical Students – will be holding a Memorial Ceremony for 9/11 on Monday, September 12th at 12pm(noon) in the Courtyard in front of Evans Hall.

 

We would like to invite the entire Philadelphia campus community to attend.

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 9.4.16

Geriatrics       

Geriatrics Interest Meeting   

Tuesday, September 6th  

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH 334B         

 

Please join the Geriatrics Club for our first General Interest Meeting!  We will introduce our officers, tell you about some upcoming community service projects, and we have a special guest, Dr. Srulevich, D.O., from PCOM’s Department of Geriatrics, to speak with us briefly about the field of Geriatrics

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/13FEp23cQERmd44ykQFyF8cHHGXooo1_5Sd5sNM7Paw4/edit#gid=0

 

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Club   

General Interest Meeting      

Tuesday, September 6th  

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH-327           

 

General Interest Meeting for PM& R club

 

Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) 

General Interest Meeting      

Tuesday, September 6th  

12:00 PM        

Evans Hall 202A        

 

SAMOPS will be having its general interest meeting. Come join us for lunch as we introduce the E-board and discuss events for the upcoming year! We will also be collecting club dues at the meeting. This event is open to the student body with an interest in military medicine. All commissioned and SAMOPS members are expected.

 

Wisely Surgical Association & Ob/Gyn Surgical

Lecture with Dr. Joanne Kakaty-Monzo       

Tuesday, September 6th  

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck Auditorium

 

With RGU starting soon, WSA and the Ob/Gyn Club will be hosting Dr. Joanne Kakaty-Monzo, Director of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department at PCOM.  She will be presenting a patient case form her own practice with a unique surgical perspective.  Dinner will be provided for club members.

 

Radiology Club           

Cases and coffee       

Wednesday, September 7th

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

Evans 208      

 

Come listen to an interesting case presented by Dr. Sine. Munchkins and coffee will be served! Sign up the link below if you’re interested in attending!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1vhAxX3-9NxkOXO6CwywH_E7DkxvlbuoUywC3bKRGvLM/edit?usp=sharing

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, September 7th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM 

Rowland Hall 544

 

DO Council     

General Body Meeting          

Wednesday, September 7

5:30 PM- 7:00 PM      

Ginsburg Auditorium 

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on Wednesday, September 7 at 5:30 PM. It is open to the entire student body so we encourage you to attend if you want to learn about what the Student Government has been working on throughout the year, or participate during Open Forum. For last meeting’s minutes, and any questions, contact us at DOCouncil@pcom.edu.

 

Oncology Club            

Interest Meeting        

Thursday, September 8th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 202

 

If you want to hear more about the club and our plans for the year, drop on by! We will also be collecting dues, so bring cash or check (made out to the PCOM Oncology Club) if you want to pay on that day: $30 for 1st year DO students, $25 for 2nd year DO students and biomed students (both include the price for the T shirt). Venmo is also fine; send funds to our Treasurer, Leyland Robinson.

 

If you are really interested in the club but can’t make it to the meeting, contact our Secretary, John Flaherty.

 

If you plan on attending, please fill out this form so we can get a head count for food:

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1mQNyUvEUwvxkbQyDYIK2ek8nakvoshe4An90XywTrSQ/edit#gid=0

 

PCOM Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) 2016

Learn more about straight-from-the-farm produce, meat/poultry, and dairy delivery with Lancaster Farm Fresh Co-op

Thursday, September 8th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM
Do you love food? Do you find yourself wishing you could better juggle the demands of school with the demands of your appetite? Do you wish you could cut down on grocery time by having farm-fresh organic produce, dairy, meats and poultry conveniently delivered to campus? Then sign up for the PCOM CSA with Lancaster Farm Fresh Co-Op!

 

Come chat with Lancaster Farm Fresh Co-Op in the cafeteria on Thursday, September 8th from 12pm-1pm! Please see flyer for additional details regarding delivery dates and prices. Sign ups will run from 12pm on Thursday, September 7th – 12pm on Thursday, September 14th!

 

Wisely Surgical Association  

Introduction to Surgery by Dr. Sesso

Thursday, September 8th  

12:00-  1:00 PM          

Ginsburg Auditorium 

 

Dr. Sesso will present an introduction to surgery, insight into the AOA/ACGME merger, and how changes to residency programs will impact students interested in surgical specialties.  Lunch will be provided for club members.

 

American Medical Women’s Associated (AMWA)

General Interest Meeting

Friday, September 9th

12:00 PM

EH 326 A/B

Join AMWA for our first general interest meeting on Friday to learn more about our club, mission and the events we have planned for this year! Food will be served so be sure to sign up in the google form below:

 https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/18HP-o8kipykVo-TBviGT8CGpMwYHm42LpRVM4dNsOpI/edit#gid=0  

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, September 9th

3:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Geriatrics Club & PCOM AID 

Inglis House Special Olympics Volunteer Event       

Saturday, September 10th

11:00 AM- 4:30 PM    

Inglis House   

 

Join Geriatrics Club and PCOM AID for our first volunteer event of the year! We will be going to the Inglis House to help out with their 40th annual special olympics event. The wheelchair games will be held on Saturday, September 10th from 11am- 4:30pm. We ask that volunteers stay the entire event. Sign up below!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1D-eSE9973gVHKMlas8Z8Asqcd83ch_ENkUD-h298aBc/edit?usp=sharing

 

 

Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) 

9/11 Ceremony          

Monday, September 12th

12:00 PM

Evans Hall Courtyard 

 

The Student Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (SAMOPS) – the student organization for Military Medical Students – will be holding a Memorial Ceremony for 9/11 on Monday, September 12th at 12pm(noon) in the Courtyard in front of Evans Hall.

 

We would like to invite the entire Philadelphia campus community to attend.
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/18HP-o8kipykVo-TBviGT8CGpMwYHm42LpRVM4dNsOpI/edit#gid=0

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 8.28.16

Published on August 28, 2016 by in Photo Gallery

APAMSA         

General Interest Meeting      

Wednesday, August 31st  

12:00- 1:00 PM          

Ginsberg Auditorium 

 

Interested in helping underserved Asian communities? Interested in Eastern Medicine? Then come to our general interest meeting to learn more about the club’s goals and benefits of being a member!

Food will be provided for those who sign up!

Please click on the link below to sign up!

 

http://doodle.com/poll/svuqcr4h86cix6bh

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship   

PCOM Christian Fellowship Informational Meeting 

Wednesday, August 31st  

12:00- 12:30 PM        

EH 327

 

Come meet us and hear about what we have planned for this year!

NO club dues and FREE lunch provided!

Have questions? Can’t make the meeting? Not on our mailing list? Email pcom.cma.phila@gmail.com

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, August 31st

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM 

Rowland Hall 544

 

Pulmonology Club      

General Interest Meeting      

Wednesday, August 31st

5:00- 5:30 PM

EH 202B         

 

Do you like puppies? Do you often have a hankering for pizza on Friday nights? Then join The Pulmonology Club this Wednesday for our General Interest Meeting where we will introduce you to our E-board, provide you with that pizza you’ve been craving and fill you in on all of the wonders that await you in Pulmonology Club!

 

Wisely Surgical Association  

GI Case Presentation

Wednesday, August 31st

6:00- 8:00 PM

Zedeck Auditorium    

 

PCOM general surgery residents will be presenting a GI case, which will be a great opportunity to apply clinical knowledge learned in lecture to a patient case.

 

PCOM East     

IM Flag Football                                            

 

Signups for flag football will continue into next week. The deadline to pay will be Thursday (8/31). The cost will be $15 and all money/checks (made out to PCOM East) can be given to Steve Jacobs or Mark Burgess. Payments can also be made through venmo to mark burgess (@mbrurgess64) as well. Please feel free to contact Steve Jacobs (stevenja@pcom.edu) with any questions.

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1cFeWnWtpbu8djtuPnAvx8HxTLRKS2quTcYah3G0pHMU/edit?usp=sharing

 

SAAO  

General Interest Meeting      

Thursday, September 1st

12:00- 1:00 PM          

Ginsberg Auditorium 

 

Interested in learning more OMM? Interested in using your osteopathic skills to help the underserved? Then come join us at the meeting to learn what we have to offer to members.

Run Club         

Post-Exam Run & Chill in Manayunk 

Friday, September 2nd  

4:00- 5:30 PM

Manayunk Tow Path  

 

Join the PCOM Run Club for a post-exam run and kick-off to the 3-day Labor Day weekend!! We will be running about 3 miles on the Manayunk Towpath at all different paces so all abilities welcome! If you would like to carpool, we will be meeting in Evan’s Hall Lobby at 4:00PM. If you don’t wish to carpool from campus, meet us across the street from Kildaires’s on Main Street in Manayunk at 4:15PM. After the run, join us for $6 cheesesteaks and half price apps at Kildaire’s!! Please sign up through the link below and check out our FB page for more info. Sign up:

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1POnOi9FQuGx0JfZIO4ZSV8krcyORaVK0vn5_-mavT6w/edit?usp=sharing

 

FB: https://www.facebook.com/groups/165645750307073/

                                                           

OB/Gyn          

General Meeting       

Tuesday, September 6th

12:00- 1:00 PM          

EH326 

 

PCOM OB/Gyn Club will be hosting a general meeting Tuesday, September 6th from 12pm-1pm in Evans Hall (EH)326. Membership dues will be $20 dollars. Prices for shirts will be released at a later time. Please RSVP if you are attending using the attached Google Form. We hope to see you there!

 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf2jSral6KExggQWeSuP55drE5HDPQA46ZYE2eOT6y_xiNMSw/viewform

 

                                                                       

Path Club

Path Club General Interest Meeting

Tuesday, September 6th

12:00 PM

EH 327

 

Path Club wants to get to know you! So please join us for our Pathology Club Interest meeting on September 6thright in EH 327 at noon! Come learn about our plans for the semester and ways you can get involved!

 

And did we mention lunch is on us? Please sign up on the link listed to reserve your seat.  We hope to see you there!

 

General Interest Meeting Sign Up Sheet

 

Geriatrics Club & PCOM AID  

Inglis House Special Olympics Volunteer Event        

Saturday, September 10th  

11:00- 4:30 PM          

Inglis House   

 

Join Geriatrics Club and PCOM AID for our first volunteer event of the year! We will be going to the Inglis House to help out with their 40th annual special olympics event. The wheelchair games will be held on Saturday, September 10th from 11am- 4:30pm. We ask that volunteers stay the entire event. Sign up below!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1D-eSE9973gVHKMlas8Z8Asqcd83ch_ENkUD-h298aBc/edit?usp=sharing

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 8.23.16

Published on August 24, 2016 by in Photo Gallery

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, August 24 

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM 

Rowland Hall 544


Pediatrics Club

General Interest Meeting

Thursday, August 25

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM

Zedeck Auditorium

The first general Peds Club meeting will take place on Thursday, August 25th at 12 pm in Zedeck. Come learn about all the opportunities that Peds Club has to offer. We will discuss ways to get involved in community service as well as discuss the events and speakers that will take place throughout the year. Pizza will be served!

Internal Medicine Club          

Informational Meeting          

Thursday, August 25

5:00 PM- 6:00 PM      

Zedek Auditorium

 

Please join the Internal Medicine Club to learn about club activities and events! Food will be provided.

 

Emergency Medicine Club

General Interest Meeting

Friday, August 26 

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM

Ginsberg Auditorium

The Emergency Medicine club will be having a general interest meeting Friday August 26, 2016 at 12:00 PM in Ginsberg Auditorium. Food will be provided! Students can check out the benefits of being a club member.

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, August 26

1:00 PM- 1:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

   

GI Club

GI Club General Interest Meeting     

Wednesday, August 31

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Ginsburg Auditorium 

 

Come learn about all the GI club has to offer! We will be discussing future events and providing lunch!

DO Council     

General Body Meeting          

Wednesday, September 7

5:30 PM- 7:00 PM      

Ginsburg Auditorium 

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on Wednesday, September 7 at 5:30 PM. It is open to the entire student body so we encourage you to attend if you want to learn about what the Student Government has been working on throughout the year, or participate during Open Forum. For last meeting’s minutes, and any questions, contact us at DOCouncil@pcom.edu.

The D.O Directive

Got something on your mind? Share it with the class by writing a piece for our D.O. program’s online publication, the D.O Directive! This is an open forum for students to share ideas, big or small, in order to drive discussion about topics we find interesting/important. You don’t have to be an experienced writer and contributing is easy. Just send your piece to Gaurav Jain at gauravja@pcom.edu. Explore the site to see what others have written!

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 5.29.16

Published on May 29, 2016 by in Photo Gallery

Mind & Body Club

Guided Meditation Session

Wednesday, June 1st 2016

3:30-4:00 PM

202 B

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restore Stretching

Friday, June 3rd 2016

1:00-1:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

Check out the new D.O Directive website recently launched by Gaurav Jain, OMS I! It’s an online publication consisting of writings by PCOM D.O students, faculty, and alumni: http://www.dodirective.com/

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 5.22.16

Published on May 22, 2016 by in Photo Gallery

Mind & Body Club

Guided Meditation Session

Wednesday, May 25th 2016

3:30-4:00 PM

202 B

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restore Stretching

Friday, May 27th 2016

1:00-1:30 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Internal Medicine Club          

Ronald McDonald House Volunteering         

Friday, May 27th 2016

3:00 PM          

Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House, 100 E. Erie Ave.       

 

We will be decorating the dining room and cooking a BBQ-style dinner for the families staying at the RHM. After cooking dinner, we will get to eat with and talk to the families, as well as tour the facility and learn about its history. This event is a great study break and a really fun volunteering opportunity that everyone will remember!

 

Please contact Liz Caskey at elizabethcas@pcom.edu if interested in joining us!

Check out the new D.O Directive website recently launched by Gaurav Jain, OMS I!! It’s an online publication consisting of writings by PCOM D.O students, faculty, and alumni: http://www.dodirective.com/

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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Student Life 5.15.16

Published on May 15, 2016 by in Photo Gallery

Public Health Club      

E-Cigarette Discussion           

Monday, May 16th 2016

12:00 PM                    

EH 326A        

 

Take a study break and join us on Monday May 16th for a round-table discussion about E-Cigarettes! Bring your lunch to EH 326A at 12pm and learn more about this current public health topic!

 

E-Cigarettes have become an increasingly popular alternative to traditional cigarettes and are being marketed to teens as a “”””healthy option”””” as well as a means to quit smoking. We will be discussing the implications of E-Cigarette use and our role as physicians when discussing E-Cigarettes with our patients.

 

If you plan on attending please sign up: below”https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1N4VkTWo6vSFCKJMizwKNSobkOYuuzGkEyVTXdTKGBGE/edit#gid=0

 

SNMA Club

Red Cross Blood Drive

Tuesday, May 17th 2016

9:30 AM- 4:00 PM

Rowland Hall Basement

                                                                                                                       

LMSA  

New Member Meeting          

Wednesday, May 18th 2016

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM

EH 326A         

 

Hola amig@s!

 

The Latino Medical Student Association (LMSA) will be having a meeting on Wednesday, May 18 in Evans Hall room 326A from 2:30-3:30pm.  Current members and other students (from any concentration here at PCOM) interested in becoming a member are welcomed!! We’ll be introducing the new board members for the 2016-2017 academic year. Most importantly, we’ll be discussing LMSA’s goals and events for the upcoming year. Community participation is encouraged and we’ll be having a short brainstorm to ensure that the club’s activities are member driven – so bring ideas!

 

If you are planning on attending, please complete the following by Tuesday night:

 

Sign up on the google spreadsheet (link here)

Please fill out the member survey on survey monkey (link here)

 

Everyone is welcome!  You do not need to identify as Latin@ or speak Spanish to be involved.

 

Cafe and pastelitos will be provided to anyone who RSVPs!!

 

Vuestros compañeros en salud,

 

The LMSA club E-board:

-President: Lucas Warton

-Vice President: Jorge Gutierrez

-Secretary: Joanna Martin Robbins

-Community leader: Diormi Rosario

-Treasurer: Shayan Riahi”

 

signup sheet (Food RSVP):

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1xapKB1JaToshVSAOt5IZ7hvMe2OI_9WZCT-3wGoYOwk/edit?usp=sharing

 

Survey Monkey:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BJRR9P9

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Meditation Session

Wednesday, May 18th 2016

3:30-4:00 PM 

202 B

                                                                                                               

PM&R Club     

PM&R Overview and Q&A     

Wednesday, May 18th 2016

7:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck Auditorium    

 

The PM&R Club will be hosting Dr. William Bonner M.D. Dr. Bonner is the older brother of PCOM first year student, Miles Bonner, and he is a graduate of Temple University Medical School. He finished his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Temple University in 2015 and is currently in a Sports, Spine, and Musculoskeletal Medicine Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania.

 

He will be giving a brief overview of the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and his fellowship while giving a few case presentations as well as providing us with some advice.”

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restore Stretching 

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

Friday, May 20th 2016

1:00 PM- 1:30PM 

 

DO Council     

DO Council General Body Meeting    

Friday, May 20th 2016

5:30 PM- 7:00 PM      

EH 327

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on X day. It is open to the entire student body so we encourage you to attend if you want to learn about what the Student Government has been working on throughout the year, or participate during Open Forum. The minutes from the previous General Body Meeting are available (see link).

 

Questions? Contact DOCouncil@pcom.edu

 

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B1nBlhaW9Qc-SXRHWjB2dUh6R0k

Share Your PCOM Photos

Have you snapped a picturesque shot of campus, taken a photo of your organization’s community service project or captured an event or activity in action? Share your PCOM photos and experiences by adding #PCOMlife to your posts and tagging @pcomeducation on Instagram and Twitter.

Student organizations or individuals can also submit photos from events, activities and more to socialmedia@pcom.edu. Please provide a brief description along with your submission.

Have a club event that you would like advertised in the Student Life Weekly email? Fill out the attached google form by 6pm Friday the week before the weekly email goes out! http://goo.gl/forms/pc2Puyifvo

 
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