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Student Life 3.19.17

Published on March 19, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

Student Affairs          

Wellness Week         

Monday, March 20th– Friday, March 24th

PCOM Philly Campus 

 

WELLNESS WEEK IS HERE!

 

Mochi Fundraiser       

Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association (APAMSA)

Monday, March 20th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Evans Hall Mezzanine (in front of cafeteria)

 

Come take a study-break and satisfy your sweet tooth with some super yummy, delectably squishy, HOMEMADE mochi! Mochi is a Japanese sweet rice cake filled with red-bean paste. We are selling them for 50 cents per mochi, and accept cash or Venmo. All proceeds will benefit Living Beyond Breast Cancer.

 

Please attach the following flyer:

 

https://files.acrobat.com/a/preview/0d2fcd88-a4ad-4aff-b0fb-85d6932913ba

 

SAACOFP – Family Medicine Club     

Case and Coffee         

Tuesday, March 21st  

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

Evans 334A    

 

Join us for a case presented by Dr. Bidey. Coffee and munchkins will be served!

 

Mind & Body Club

Mindful Eating for Wellness Week

Wednesday, March 22nd

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM

EH 327

 

Come join Mind & Body Club for Mindful Eating this Wednesday! See the attached flyer for more details.

Soul Food Wednesday!         

SNMA

Wednesday, March 22nd

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH, Mezzanine Outside Cafeteria     

 

SNMA is hosting another delicious Soul Food Wednesday! Only $5 a plate, cash or venmo. The food tends to sell quickly so come early and come hungry!

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, March 22nd

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544   

 

Emergency Medicine Club     

PAINT NITE!   

Thursday, March 23rd

7:00 PM- 9:00 PM      

Bourbon Blue 

 

We are supporting the B+ Foundation which is about Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer — raising money to provide financial and emotional support to families of children with cancer nationwide. OPEN to all, bring your friends or your SO!

 

Sign up before March 9th:  https://www.paintnite.com/events/_1162810

 

Student-Faculty Charity Basketball Game   

PCOM Salpingos

Friday, March 24th

2:00 PM- 4:00 PM      

Activities Center Gymnasium           

 

It’s time to get SLAM DUNKISH! Come to the Activities Center and support your PCOM female student body as they take on the faculty in the annual Student-Faculty Basketball Game! Admission is $5, either cash or Venmo, and all proceeds benefit the William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine Tornado Relief Fund (Please see http://www.wmcarey.edu/advancement for more details!). $1 halftime 3 point shooting contest- winner gets a team T-shirt!

 

http://www.wmcarey.edu/advancement

 

https://www.facebook.com/events/1279310918826618/

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, March 24th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

CHHARTS       

Stories and Healing   

Monday, March 27th

6:30 PM- 8:30 PM      

Mütter Museum        

 

Do stories have the power to heal? As a journalist, Mike Vitez discovered that stories have the power to heal, to inspire, to build community, often in ways we can’t predict. He has always found joy immersing himself in a patient’s life, establishing trust, and crafting a narrative that honors the dignity of the individual, illuminates a larger issue, and celebrates our humanity.

 

Join CHHARTS at the Mütter Museum for a Narrative Medicine lecture!

 

Buy tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stories-and-healing-tickets-31354537265

 

And sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/3ubGDcBx3vqs99Jl2

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 3.12.17

Published on March 12, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

Emergency Medicine Club     

EKG Discussion          

Tuesday, March 14th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Ginsberg        

 

Dr. Anthony Moon, DO is going to present on EKGs.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/2/d/1utSTr0TmTWPe-ukUHXrbCcJIWUWmpt6OKBbzpa3NP7A/edit?usp=sharing

 

Nutrition in Medicine Club    

General Interest Meeting      

Tuesday, March 14th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Ginsberg        

 

The Nutrition in Medicine Club here at PCOM is now back up and running with a newly elected executive board and exciting ideas for the current term! At this general interest meeting, we plan to discuss the club’s upcoming events, gauge your overall interest, and hear from you about any event or club ideas you may have. Fresh guacamole and chips will be served. We look forward to seeing you!

 

Please sign up here if you can make it:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1FvvsIzN1bwDk_wUTDwcb9TKx4-a3NU5kBPwvHQFXtHk/edit#gid=0

 

Mind & Body Club

Mindfulness Meditation Drop-in Group

Tuesday, March 14th

3:15 PM-3:45 PM 

RH544

 

Email davidcharn@pcom.edu with any questions

           

Primary Care Progress           

Interesting Cases: Ob/Gyn    

Wednesday, March 15th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Zedeck

 

Come and enjoy a presentation of interesting ob/gyn cases by PCOM’s Dr. Kakaty-Monzo, along with the opportunity to ask questions! Sign up sheet below.

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1kwTUP6lXCcWBCjJn5yp4vyPXIUEoQ_2Gqy0iCyyqHx4/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, March 17th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Student Affairs          

Wellness Week         

Monday, March 20th– Friday, March 24th

PCOM Philly Campus 

 

WELLNESS WEEK IS COMING!

 

3/20 – 3/24.

 

Keep an eye out for the schedule!

 

SAACOFP – Family Medicine Club     

Case and Coffee         

Tuesday, March 21st  

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

Evans 334A    

 

Join us for a case presented by Dr. Bidey. Coffee and munchkins will be served!

Emergency Medicine Club     

PAINT NITE!   

Thursday, March 23rd

7:00 PM- 9:00 PM      

Bourbon Blue 

 

We are supporting the B+ Foundation which is about Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer — raising money to provide financial and emotional support to families of children with cancer nationwide. OPEN to all, bring your friends or your SO!

 

Sign up before March 9th:  https://www.paintnite.com/events/_1162810

                      

CHHARTS       

Stories and Healing   

Monday, March 27th

6:30 PM- 8:30 PM      

Mütter Museum        

 

Do stories have the power to heal? As a journalist, Mike Vitez discovered that stories have the power to heal, to inspire, to build community, often in ways we can’t predict. He has always found joy immersing himself in a patient’s life, establishing trust, and crafting a narrative that honors the dignity of the individual, illuminates a larger issue, and celebrates our humanity.

 

Join CHHARTS at the Mütter Museum for a Narrative Medicine lecture!

 

Buy tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stories-and-healing-tickets-31354537265

 

And sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/3ubGDcBx3vqs99Jl2

 

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 3.5.17

Published on March 5, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

Psychology Council    

NEDA Week at PCOM!          

Monday, March 6th  

11:30 AM- 4:00 PM    

Evans Hall Mezzanine           

 

The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) spearheads a national week devoted to raising awareness of these serious illnesses that impact about 30 million Americans. The nationally sponsored week is called NEDAwareness Week (see

http://nedawareness.org/ for more information). This year, NEDAwareness Week is held nationally from February 26th to March 4th.

 

Since NEDA’s week falls into our break, PCOM will be hosting their NEDA Week the first week of spring term, March 6th-10th.

 

During this week, there will be tables set up each day from 11:30-4PM in Evans Mezzanine. Stop by the tables for information on eating disorders and giveaways!

 

This event is each day that week from 11:30-4!

 

SSP Service Project    

Hygiene Kit Collection           

Monday, March 6th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 334A

 

We will be collecting supplies that will be assembled into care packages and distributed to the patients of PCOM’s very own student run clinic.

 

The following donations would be greatly appreciated:

  • Socks
  • Toilet paper
  • Dental hygiene products (toothpaste, toothbrushes, floss, etc.)
  • Shampoo/conditioner, soap **hotel shampoo works great!
  • Feminine hygiene products (tampons, pads, etc.)
  • Condoms
  • *NO EDIBLE ITEMS

 

We will be assembling the packages on 3/7 from 12:00-1:00 in 202a. If you would like to come help, sign up sheet is below!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1R1v7ch7joJk3otdumTq40a33iuTQqzp4-BxXM2NYhvQ/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, March 8th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544   

 

Pediatrics Club           

IO Workshop  

Wednesday, March 8th

5:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Radiology Classroom 

 

The club will be holding a student run IO workshop on March 8th.  There will be two sessions and we will have food available between sessions.  We are limiting each session to only 20 people.  Priority will be given to dues paying members until Friday, March 3, but all club members may still sign up starting today!  The workshops will be help in the radiology lab. Please sign up below if you are interested.

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1VOTDo7Ifn3TdZxcpXFkeI86uNsBgP4URZRKYSwfCGP4/edit?usp=sharing

 

DO Council – Global Health Initiative (GHI) 

International Women’s Day – A Panel on Global Issues Affecting Women’s Health          

Wednesday, March 8th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck

 

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, the DO Council’s Global Health Initiative is organizing a panel, co-sponsored by the SGA, Public Health Club, LMSA, and ObGYN Club, on international women’s health. The panel will examine:

 

– Challenges around ensuring health care for women and girls in developing countries, including in humanitarian settings.

– Politics of sexual and reproductive health rights and how it impacts women and girl’s health.

– Good practices and lessons learned around improving women’s health in developing countries.

 

The panelists are:

– Ms. Sarah Knaster, MPH, Coordinator, Inter-agency Working Group on Reproductive Health in Crises (SRH in humanitarian response)

– Dr. Monique Howard, PhD, Executive Director, Women Organized Against Rape (Community-based projects in the Latino community)

– Dr. Monique Gary, DO (PCOM alumna), Grand View Health (Breast cancer awareness)

– Prof. Syreeta Washington, M.Ed., Rowan College at Burlington County (Human trafficking)

 

Please sign-up at the link below for food:

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1zXYTfDBf4ptxc3EY_IKLwO04V-cqGdqOP9KhWd6UXVw/edit?usp=sharing

 

Emergency Medicine Club     

Speaker: Dr. Prestosh, President of ACOEP  

Thursday, March 9th  

2:30 PM- 3:30 PM      

Zedeck

 

Dr. Prestosh, President of the ACOEP, will give a presentation.  This is a fantastic opportunity to meet the president of our national organization and learn more about emergency medicine. You don’t want to miss out on this speaker! Lunch provided for paid members.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1bH7N_tuUez2CWM8wSGozg7rDx74nUJM3m7jtjAT9t04/edit#gid=0

 

Invision Business in Medicine           

Financial literacy event         

Thursday, March 9th

5:30 PM- 6:30 PM      

EH 334

 

Have dinner with InVision Business in Medicine! We will be hosting a financial literacy event, where we’ll go over how to read a balance sheet, income statement, and salient points on the benefits of incorporating business into medicine.

 

Please sign up here!

https://goo.gl/forms/XhtU4BJfPE9nSTZn1

 

Medicine Pediatrics Club       

Global Health Panel  

Thursday, March 9th

6:00 PM- 7:00 PM      

EH 327A/B     

 

Med peds will be having a Global Health panel with several medicine pediatrics physicians. They will be discussing their experiences working in Global Health and how exactly specializing in med peds can be beneficial for students interested in Global Health.

 

Sign-up here for food: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1BEd1Qn1fnxv8qX5nqa1AZ-2hAox9O6O9bK_lfUpHKhU/edit?usp=sharing

Psychology Council    

NEDAwareness: Eating Disorders 101          

Thursday, March 9th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck Auditorium    

 

There will be a SCHOOL-WIDE information session on THURSDAY, MARCH 9TH FROM 6-8PM IN ZEDECK AUDITORIUM OF EVANS HALL.  Linnae Homza, a second year MS in Mental Health Counseling student and Psych Council’s Student Life Liaison, is a registered NEDA volunteer speaker; she will be presenting on the signs/symptoms of various eating disorders and the roles of health professionals in their treatment. Food will be provided (pending funding!)

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, March 10th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

SAACOFP – Family Medicine Club     

Case and Coffee         

Tuesday, March 21st  

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

Evans 334A    

 

Join us for a case presented by Dr. Bidey. Coffee and munchkins will be served!

 

Emergency Medicine Club     

PAINT NITE!   

Thursday, March 23rd

7:00 PM- 9:00 PM      

Bourbon Blue 

 

We are supporting the B+ Foundation which is about Kids Helping Kids Fight Cancer — raising money to provide financial and emotional support to families of children with cancer nationwide. OPEN to all, bring your friends or your SO!

 

Sign up before March 9thhttps://www.paintnite.com/events/_1162810

 

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 2.19.17

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, February 22nd

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544   

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, February 24th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

AMWA

iPraxis Science Fair Judging

Thursday, March 2nd

9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Belmont Charter School

AMWA is going to help judge science fair projects at a local elementary school as part of iPraxis’s effort to inspire youth in public schools to become interested in STEM. It is a great experience and the kids really loved the last time PCOM students helped judge. Judging starts at 9am-4pm. You can sign up for an AM, PM or all day shift. Also great opportunity to get end of the year Touch hours!

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1DYzIeOqOssVf4koDPpuU2BetaA1qoDEKnnB4TbaYYNg/edit#gid=0

Psychology Council    

NEDA Week at PCOM!          

Monday, March 6th  

11:30 AM- 4:00 PM    

Evans Hall Mezzanine           

 

The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) spearheads a national week devoted to raising awareness of these serious illnesses that impact about 30 million Americans. The nationally sponsored week is called NEDAwareness Week (see

http://nedawareness.org/ for more information). This year, NEDAwareness Week is held nationally from February 26th to March 4th.

 

Since NEDA’s week falls into our break, PCOM will be hosting their NEDA Week the first week of spring term, March 6th-10th.

 

During this week, there will be tables set up each day from 11:30-4PM in Evans Mezzanine. Stop by the tables for information on eating disorders and giveaways!

 

This event is each day that week from 11:30-4!

DO Council – Global Health Initiative (GHI) 

International Women’s Day – A Panel on Global Issues Affecting Women’s Health          

Wednesday, March 8th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck

 

In commemoration of International Women’s Day, the DO Council’s Global Health Initiative is organizing a panel, sponsored by the DO Council, SGA, ObGYN Club, on international women’s health. The panel will examine:

 

– Challenges around ensuring health care for women and girls in developing countries, including in humanitarian settings.

– Politics of sexual and reproductive health rights and how it impacts women and girl’s health.

– Good practices and lessons learned around improving women’s health in developing countries.

 

Please join us for an interactive, and highly informative session featuring wonderful speakers with unique backgrounds and experiences!

 

Please sign-up at the link below for food. Thank you!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1zXYTfDBf4ptxc3EY_IKLwO04V-cqGdqOP9KhWd6UXVw/edit?usp=sharing

Psychology Council    

NEDAwareness: Eating Disorders 101          

Thursday, March 9th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Zedeck Auditorium    

 

There will be a SCHOOL-WIDE information session on THURSDAY, MARCH 9TH FROM 6-8PM IN ZEDECK AUDITORIUM OF EVANS HALL.  Linnae Homza, a second year MS in Mental Health Counseling student and Psych Council’s Student Life Liaison, is a registered NEDA volunteer speaker; she will be presenting on the signs/symptoms of various eating disorders and the roles of health professionals in their treatment. Food will be provided (pending funding!)

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 2.12.17

Sports Medicine Club

Sports Medicine Injuries & Treatment

Monday, February 13th

6:30 PM

OMM Lab

 

The Sports Medicine Club will be hosting Dr. Kevin Duprey on Monday February 13th at 6:30 PM in the OMM lab. Come hear Dr. Duprey present a lecture on how to properly assess the knee joint. We will also learn how to diagnose and treat injuries seen out on the field. Sports Medicine Club will provide food. Hope to see you all there!

 

LMSA  

Spanish Class 

Wednesday, February 15th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

TBD    

 

Hola amigos!!

 

Join us 12-1pm Wednesday February 15 for Spanish class! We will be going over some medical terminology in Spanish to better serve our Philly community. All levels are welcome! We will also be serving delicious Sardi’s so sign up para la comida below.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/12U2biP8Ub-jnNcB2GkGpmz6_tolV5-4xy22AuL7qjms/edit?usp=sharing

 

Public Health Club     

Politics In Public Health         

Wednesday, February 15th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

RH 340A         

 

Come enjoy lunch and discuss government involvement and public health in topics such as the Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood. We will also provide info on the election process for next year’s e-board

 

Sign up for food below

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1iEjuxedwNhRuQyAa9CLndnj-kGHb277ZQ22XPaoHHiY/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, February 15th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544  

 

Emergency Medicine

Cooper Medicine Rotation/Residency Presentation

Wednesday, February 15th

4:30 PM- 5:30 PM      

RH 340C         

 

Dr. Patel is the Clerkship Director for Cooper’s Emergency Medicine Department.  He will be sharing the unique clerkship and residency opportunities offered by Cooper’s EMed Department.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1cXoZX9V82NN6cZpOyHXSXW32k_SeJ0DQa8Iv4CaOnQQ/edit#gid=0

 

CHHARTS       

X-Ray Artistry

Wednesday, February 15th  

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

EH 208

 

Susan Summerton, MD is a diagnostic radiologist and Associate Professor of Radiology based at Einstein Medical Center. Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 12PM in Evans Hall Room 326. for a talk about transitioning from medical school to residency and beyond, the field of Radiology, and the fun of turning your job into a hobby. Dr. Summerton uses xray images to make pieces of art. She has always enjoyed the beauty of science and nature, and has seen the beauty in the human body through decades of radiographs. Join us as we listen to her story as well as participate in a demonstration of how she does this. Come join us for lunch and a small arts and crafts style project! Any skill level can leave with a fun decorative piece for a gift, their home, or future office!

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1_-iUvuDmSQNSQVf41Tec4xQIoReFEab225AznHMRzwo/edit?usp=sharing

 

Emergency Medicine Club     

Temple Medicine Residency Presentation   

Thursday, February 16th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

RH340C          

 

Dr. Jessica Fujimoto is an Emergency Medicine resident at Temple. She will be giving a case presentation followed by Q&A regarding the program at Temple.

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/u/2/d/10FkWGXG1_TNHfbHcc0aWKOOukb6Qi0J7rRpbA4VJ76c/edit?usp=sharing

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship   

PCF Bible Study: Humility     

Thursday, February 16th  

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 326A         

 

Come join our discussion on humility! All are welcome, regardless of your faith background. Hope to see you there!

Email pcom.cma.phila@gmail.com with any questions!

 

Financial Literacy Program   

Common Sense Credit Webinar        

Thursday, February 16th

6:00 PM- 7:00 PM      

Online via Blackboard Collaborate   

 

Log in for an interactive webinar in Blackboard Collaborate to learn the importance of understanding your credit history and how credit scores are determined. Hosted by PCOM’s Debt Management Counselor, Grace Taylor.

 

If you wish to register in advance and receive an email with instructions on logging in, please complete the registration form here:

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScpmA-XzUszi7qXfwnZ1OhFhQMxBnHPW8ZRtC6RYlBz1upR1A/viewform

 

The webinar room will open at 5:45pm and attendees may log in anytime after then by visiting  https://pcom.blackboard.com/webapps/bb-collaborate-bb_bb60/launchSession/guest?uid=303d6862-4bc9-4ed2-b916-fdbb035e037a

           

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, February 17th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

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 2.5.17

Published on February 5, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

Medicine-Pediatrics Club       

Case Presentation      

Tuesday, February 7th  

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 202B         

 

Dr. Himani Divatia will be presenting a neurology based case based in transitional care.

 

Please sign up by Monday 02/06 at noon for food!

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/11rxBeWcKK49HvxETQ9fXdWIRI37jFliv-YOvC2rIfOw/edit?usp=sharing

SAACOFP – Family Med Club

Bake Sale       

Tuesday, February 7th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

Outside Cafeteria      

 

SAACOFP is holding a bake sale with proceeds benefiting students at William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Mississippi, as their school was recently hit by a tornado. Come buy some treats and support our fellow osteopathic medical students!

 

SAACOFP – Family Med Club

Phlebotomy Workshop          

Tuesday, February 7th

5:00 PM- 7:30 PM      

RH 209  (PCS Lab)      

 

Join us for a phlebotomy workshop in the PCS Lab. We are holding 2 sessions, which will be capped at 25 people each.

 

Sign up here:

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1bdg357dflFI-8zsrye0tMHsAJ5nMzdA3yUyitI0kAyg/edit#gid=0

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship   

PCF Bible Study: Confidence 

Wednesday, February 8th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 326A         

 

Come join our discussion on confidence that is founded not in flesh but in Christ. Come regardless of your faith background. Hope to see you there!

Email pcom.cma.phila@gmail.com with any questions!

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, February 8th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544  

 

AMWA

Miss Representation Documentary Screening

Wednesday, February 8th

5:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Zedeck

 

Join AMWA for a screening of the 2011 documentary “Miss Representation!” This film “explores the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America, and challenges the media’s limited portrayal of what it means to be a powerful woman.”

 

Sign up for food if you are a member of AMWA:

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1T4bkYXsvniK58dwwC42vTC_inDLPyM66tjRFX7_nCNg/edit?usp=sharing

 

SAACOFP – Family Med Club

Cases and Coffee       

Thursday, February 9th

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

EH 327

 

Join us for a case presented by Dr. Bidey! Munchkins and coffee will be served.

Psychiatry Club          

Psychiatric RN Speaks on Patient and Physician Wellness  

Thursday, February 9th  

5:30 PM- 7:30 PM      

EH 327

 

Psychiatry Club will be hosting Kellie Springer, psychiatric RN and author. This event is for ALL students!

 

Kellie will be highlighting stress management and the importance of self-care, especially as a healthcare professional. She will discuss how she overcame many great emotional obstacles and trauma in her life and share key factors that aid in a successful mental wellness experience when caring for both yourself and patients.

 

Other highlights:

-Importance of self-care as a caretaker

-Easy and life-long stress management techniques

-Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)

-Sensory focus and meditation

 

Kellie will also be sharing her memoir, Relentless: A Journey of Forgiveness  and will open up for a Q&A at the end of her talk.

 

Please sign up here to RSVP for food and to read a description of Kellie’s book:

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1IBiZupvWf_9fUTk0_iBQt1oN1Q1H5B_-VEgooreQ1CM/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, February 10th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Pathology Club           

Autopsy Shadowing   

Saturday, February 11th  

9:00 AM- 3:00 PM      

Montgomery County Coroner’s Office          

 

If you are interested in shadowing Dr. McDonald while he conducts autopsies, please add your name to the list attached.  Students from all programs are encouraged to sign up.  You will be contacted when shadowing opportunities arise, and will then have the opportunity to sign up for those dates.  Shadowing will be offered on weekends at least once per month.

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1URp08F-pLhJkdhwkSCYfe0bG0dQxfzHNbhYmxvt2uBE/edit?usp=sharing

 

Financial Literacy Program   

Common Sense Credit Webinar        

Thursday, February 16th

6:00 PM- 7:00 PM      

Online via Blackboard Collaborate   

 

Log in for an interactive webinar in Blackboard Collaborate to learn the importance of understanding your credit history and how credit scores are determined. Hosted by PCOM’s Debt Management Counselor, Grace Taylor.

 

If you wish to register in advance and receive an email with instructions on logging in, please complete the registration form here:

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScpmA-XzUszi7qXfwnZ1OhFhQMxBnHPW8ZRtC6RYlBz1upR1A/viewform

 

The webinar room will open at 5:45pm and attendees may log in anytime after then by visiting  https://pcom.blackboard.com/webapps/bb-collaborate-bb_bb60/launchSession/guest?uid=303d6862-4bc9-4ed2-b916-fdbb035e037a

           

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 1.29.17

Published on January 30, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, February 1st

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544  

 

Psychiatry Club          

Club Meeting “Cases, Coffee, and Cookies with Dr. Mark” 

Wednesday, February 1st

4:15 PM- 5:30 PM      

EH 202B         

 

Hello, PCOM!

 

Psych Club is having a get-together to go over what we’ve done so far this year and our future plans, AND, Dr. Mark (PCOM’s chair of psychiatry) will be discussing some real life cases and holding Q&A. Afterwards, we’ll also be showing a TED talk titled “”The Voices in My Head””, in which a woman describes her schizophrenic break in her early 20s at college. Coffee and cookies will be up for grabs too!

 

Please RSVP on: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1ke05-p8BzTelCndxrdA4zAEM8iSPwgOBjmyD24-v6b0/edit#gid=0

 

Hope to see you there!

 

  1. You can send any questions for the club to pcompsychclub@gmail.com!

 

SNMA 

Our Letters Don’t Define Us 

Wednesday, February 1st

5:00 PM- 7:00 PM      

Ginsberg        

 

SNMA, LASOH, and Family Med, will be hosting Part 5 of the Cultural Competency Series: Our Letters Don’t Define Us. Four panelists, from the LGBTQ+ community will be discussing their experiences as patients and/or physicians in the healthcare system. Students of all programs are welcomed to attend the discussion with our panelists.

 

This is our final event! Remember, those who attend 4 Cultural Competency events will receive a lapel pin for your white coat. Those who attend 5 events get a Cultural Competency Scholar Certificate of Completion. Which is endorsed by Dean Veit and Chief Diversity Officer. The certificate can be used on your MSPE (Residency letter).

 

As always food will be provided!

 

Please fill out the pre-event attendance sheet below:

 

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1UvEelyVa0xZftGCQs2DNCyM8vb3tavPzLkJAq8RX8Lc/edit#gid=0

 

PCOM AID      

Sports Physicals for Kids with Special Health Care Needs: Dr. Stephens   

Wednesday, February 1st

6:00 PM- 7:00 PM      

Zedeck           

 

Dr. Stephens is an attending at Christiana and works with children with special healthcare needs. She will be speaking on sports physicals for kids with special health care needs.

 

Sign up here for food and attendance: https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1LQmXENU5nxoR4oDRm1a9VRda2Ad1fQA1k52rpSw-DIA/edit?usp=sharing

                       

ID Club First Year Micro Review        

Thursday, February 2nd

6:00 PM- 8:30 PM      

Ginsberg        

 

Please join the PCOM ID club for the 2nd annual Jeopardy style, CMBM, micro review session being held Feb 2 at 6pm in Ginsburg. Dr. Hingley will be in attendance.

 

Last year was packed and we are trying to get a head count. Please sign-up on the spread sheet below. Of course you can also drop in that evening.

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1qiGXyXrWHkWC7TRaPBGxbgUt1sX7it1jYriFLZAPbA8/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, February 3rd

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

SAACOFP – Family Med Club

Phlebotomy Workshop          

Tuesday, February 7th

5:00 PM- 7:30 PM      

RH 209  (PCS Lab)      

 

Join us for a phlebotomy workshop in the PCS Lab. We are holding 2 sessions, which will be capped at 25 people each.

 

Sign up here:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1bdg357dflFI-8zsrye0tMHsAJ5nMzdA3yUyitI0kAyg/edit#gid=0

 

AMWA

Miss Representation Documentary Screening

Wednesday, February 8th

5:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Zedeck

 

Join AMWA for a screening of the 2011 documentary “Miss Representation.” This film “explores the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America, and challenges the media’s limited portrayal of what it means to be a powerful woman.”

 

Sign up for food (only if you are a member of AMWA, please):

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1T4bkYXsvniK58dwwC42vTC_inDLPyM66tjRFX7_nCNg/edit?usp=sharing

 

SAACOFP – Family Med Club

Cases and Coffee       

Thursday, February 9th

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

EH 327

 

Join us for a case presented by Dr. Bidey! Munchkins and coffee will be served.

 

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 1.22.17

Published on January 22, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

DO Council – Global Health Initiative (GHI) 

Partnering for Prevention, Care, and Treatment: A Snapshot of Global HIV/AIDS 

Tuesday, January 24th

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM      

Zedek 

 

The PCOM DO Council Global Health Initiative is pleased to present a panel presentation on global HIV/AIDS. Co-sponsored with the Public Health Club and LMSA, the panel is scheduled for Tuesday, January 24, from 6:00-7:30 pm in Zedek Auditorium. The panel will examine:

  • Current efforts around HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment, globally.
  • Continued challenges around ensuring access to care in developing countries.
  • Good practices and lessons learned around addressing global HIV/AIDS.

 

Guest speakers from the University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, and Rutgers University will discuss their experiences and learning from clinical, public health, programmatic, and research perspectives.

 

This is a must come panel with lots of information, resources, and networking opportunities!

 

This panel is a part of a series of events to commemorate World AIDS Day that took place on December 1. Dinner will be served.

 

Please sign up so that we have an estimate of how many people are attending:

 

Thank you.

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Nmg9oe7wKxjikQy9ZeenixwZYPNcgzEOo7Gdnpb5mEU/edit?usp=sharing

 

LMSA  

Introducing new E-board       

Wednesday, January 25th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 326A         

 

Hey guys!! Bring your lunch and join us Wednesday January 25 from 12-1pm as the new e-board members are introduced. We’ll be giving out info on upcoming events including volunteer opportunities, upcoming Spanish classes, possible mission trips and a few more announcements.

 

Any questions just email us at pcomlmsa@gmail.com

 

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, January 25th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544  

 

Emed, AMWA, Wisely, OBGYN        

Women in Medicine Panel    

Wednesday, January 25th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Ginsburg        

 

AMWA, Wisely, OBGYN and Emergency Medicine Clubs are hosting a Women in Medicine Panel with female physician panelists. This is one of our most popular events of the year! There will be attendings and residents from the fields of surgery, emergency medicine and OBGYN. Students will have the opportunity to ask the panelists questions regarding their specialities and being a female in the medical field. If there are specific questions that you have for the panelists, you can submit them here. All students (guys and gals) are invited to the event, but please only sign-up for food here if you are a member of one of the sponsoring clubs.

 

Food sign up:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Rv-JJquGJ8cixocNW4RwNTXYW-bBdjeke2jlVBU6xKU/edit?usp=sharing

 

Questions sign up:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/1ZZbeJFt4FzGMS3DBGrziLLPpp2l_svDxxQhBmwwu1sM/edit?usp=sharing

 

PM&R Club     

Multi-Disciplinary Symposium         

Wednesday, January 25th

 6:45 PM- 8:00 PM     

Zedeck Auditorium    

 

The PM&R club along with the Orthopedics club and Sports Medicine club present a multi-disciplinary symposium on Wednesday, January 25th at 6:45 PM in Zedeck. The symposium will include a panel of doctors from the fields of sports medicine, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. The doctors will explain aspects of their respective fields as well as answer any questions. This is a unique opportunity to hear from the professionals of two great specialties. Don’t miss out!

 

Sign up here for FOOD! https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1B90B5oD-UiUCFqdtANd2p77owQBAPwUoRjQlcjdyqDk/edit#gid=0

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship   

PCF Bible Study: Quiet Time 

Thursday, January 26th

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM    

EH 326A         

 

Come join our discussion on the importance of quiet time, even in busy lives. Come regardless of your faith background. Lunch will be provided! Hope to see you there!

Email pcom.cma.phila@gmail.com with any questions!

 

DO Council     

General Body Meeting          

Thursday, January 26th

5:30 PM- 8:00 PM      

EH 327

 

The DO Council will be having a general body meeting on Thursday, January 26. 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

 

SNMA 

White Coat Photos     

Friday, January 27th

9:00 AM- 3:00 PM     

EH 334

 

Come get your photo taken by a professional photographer! Stop by EH-334 between 9am and 3pm camera-ready. Photo packages start at $35 (more info on sign-up doc); cash, check, and venmo payments will all be accepted. Please sign up for a slot on the google doc. Sign-ups open to all, white coat not a requirement!

 

Any questions please contact alisonga@pcom.edu , enidot@pcom.edu , or kerbyra@pcom.edu

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1AkL1STHUTS0-1nqX62zSZDcefcr7FAIBBE7aY9DDndo/edit?usp=sharing

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, January 27th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

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 1.15.17

Published on January 15, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

Psychology Council    

Philadelphia Home Show      

Monday, January 16th

11:00 AM- 9:00 PM    

Pennsylvania Convention Center      

 

SHIFTS OPEN MONDAY 1/16, FRIDAY 1/20, SATURDAY 1/21, SUNDAY 1/22.  SHIFTS SPLIT AS SHOWN ON SPREADSHEET

 

Habitat for Humanity recently contacted the Psychology Council asking for help staffing their table at the Philadelphia Home Show and we would like to make this an interprofessional event.

The table will highlight the work of the Habitat for Humanity Restore and their projects. More information can be found athttp://www.phillyhomeshow.com/ .

The venue is located at 1101 Arch Street and is accessible via public transportation. Volunteers will be given the opportunity to explore the show before/after their shifts.

ALSO*** if you park at the IKEA in South Philly, there will be a free shuttle during show hours that will drop you off and pick you up. Shuttle info can be found here: http://www.phillyhomeshow.com/information/free-parking-shuttle

 

Any questions can be directed to Linnae Homza, Student Life Liaison at linnaeho@pcom.edu

 

A link to sign up can be found at: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1V7T8RWuDCbg4otpTLgzgteLiJ7p2uiFIolWSuo0aNWg/edit#gid=0

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, January 18th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544  

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, January 20th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

PCOM Christian Fellowship   

“The Biology of Love” with Toni McFadden of Teen Challenge       

Friday, January 20th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

EH 327

 

Join us as PCOM hosts their yearly Citywide event with healthcare students from meidcal schools all across Philadelphia. Toni McFadden will be speaking on the biology of sex and marriage. Toni is a dynamic speaker with an incredible story who travels to schools and explains sex in both a biologic and socio-emotional context. Come regardless of religious background! Dinner will be provided. Please sign up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VLC-oNzRiW_I36r1BO8hp40u7abi5D8W9bVdhDmR6nQ/viewform?ts=586dc323&edit_requested=true

 

DO Council Global Health Initiative

Partnering for Prevention, Care, and Treatment: A Snapshot of Global HIV/AIDS 

Tuesday, January 24th

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM      

Zedek Auditorium      

 

The PCOM DO Council Global Health Initiative is pleased to present a panel presentation on global HIV/AIDS. Co-sponsored with the Public Health Club and LMSA, the panel is scheduled for Tuesday, January 24, from 6:00-7:30 pm in Zedek Auditorium. The panel will examine:

– Current efforts around HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment, globally.

– Continued challenges around ensuring access to care in developing countries.

– Good practices and lessons learned around addressing global HIV/AIDS.

 

Guest speakers from the University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, and Rutgers University will discuss their experiences and learning from clinical, public health, programmatic, and research perspectives.

 

This is a must come panel with lots of information, resources, and networking opportunities!

 

This panel is a part of a series of events to commemorate World AIDS Day that took place on December 1. Dinner will be served.

 

Please sign up so that we have an estimate of how many people are attending. Thank you!

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Nmg9oe7wKxjikQy9ZeenixwZYPNcgzEOo7Gdnpb5mEU/edit?usp=sharing

                                               

Emed, AMWA, Wisely, OBGYN        

Women in Medicine Panel    

Wednesday, January 25th

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM      

Ginsburg        

 

AMWA, Wisely, OBGYN and Emergency Medicine Clubs are hosting a women in medicine panel with female physician panelists. There will be attendings and residents from the fields of surgery, emergency medicine and OBGYN. Students will have the opportunity to ask the panelists questions regarding their specialities and being a female in the medical field. If there are specific questions that you have for the panelists, you can submit them here. All students (guys and gals) are invited to the event, but please only sign-up for food here if you are a member of one of the sponsoring clubs.

 

Food sign up:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Rv-JJquGJ8cixocNW4RwNTXYW-bBdjeke2jlVBU6xKU/edit?usp=sharing

 

Questions sign up:

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/1ZZbeJFt4FzGMS3DBGrziLLPpp2l_svDxxQhBmwwu1sM/edit?usp=sharing

If you haven’t yet had a chance yet to order your AMWA shirt, the deadline has been extended to Wednesday, January 18th! Please see the link for more details: https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScoSqD0k0UeVmzPN2zQieaekRg26Hda9S6u8nBr1yYIVMK5MQ/viewform?c=0&w=1

 

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 1.8.17

Published on January 8, 2017 by in Photo Gallery

SAACOFP – Family Medicine Club     

Cases and Coffee       

Tuesday, January 10th

7:00 AM- 8:00 AM     

EH 327

 

Join us for a case presented by Dr. Bidey. Coffee and munchkins will be served!

 

Mind & Body Club

Guided Mediation Session

Wednesday, January 11th

3:20 PM- 3:50 PM

Rowland Hall 544  

 

Christian Fellowship  

CMDA Citywide Speaker featuring Dr. Rick Donlon, MD    

Thursday, January 12th

6:30 PM- 8:30 PM      

EH 327

 

Come out for a time of worship, a chance to meet other healthcare students from around Philly, and an incredible speaker! Hear CMDA Winter Conference speaker, Dr. Rick Donlon, speak about his work founding Resurrection Health, a Christian clinic serving the underserved areas of Memphis.

Dinner will be provided. Please sign up here: http://evite.me/5EhdhFYDSJ

 

Mind & Body Club

Relax and Restorative Stretching

Friday, January 13th

3:30 PM- 4:00 PM

Group Fitness Room in the Fitness Center

 

Psychology Council    

Hygiene Product Drive          

Monday, December 19th– Friday, January 13th

 

Between Zedeck and Ginsberg Auditoriums “The Psychology Council is partnering with NET Community Care to collect toiletry items for the hundreds of teens and young adults who are homeless in our area. We are collecting toiletry and hygiene items like travel size shampoo, toothbrushes, soap, mouthwash, sanitary items, wipes, and lotion. There is a big white box placed between Zedeck and Ginsburg Auditorium to place your donations. In the holiday spirit, it would be wonderful to fill this box, and your help can make that happen! Donations will be accepted until January 13th.

 

Feel free to reach out to Linnae (linnaeho@pcom.edu) with any questions.

 

This drive is going on until January 13th. It is ongoing so there isn’t a start date/time. Thanks!

 

Wisely Surgical Association (WSA)

Philadelphia Surgery Conference

Saturday, January 14th

8:15 AM- 5:15 PM

PCOM

 

WSA is excited to open the sign up for the annual Philadelphia Surgery Conference held here at PCOM on January 14th, 2017! This conference brings together medical students from Philadelphia schools with the common interest of surgery for a day of workshops and networking. You can learn many clinical skills including how to suture, cast, place IVs, run trauma codes, and much more!

 

For more information and the link to registration please visit: http://www.philasurgeryconference.org

 

Registration will be capped at 250 students. At this time it is first come, first serve- so don’t delay in signing up! This is a nonrefundable event.

 

Global Health Initiative (GHI)           

Partnering for Prevention, Care, and Treatment: A Snapshot of Global HIV/AIDS 

Tuesday, January 24th

6:00 PM- 7:30 PM      

Zedek 

 

PCOM’s new Global Health Initiative is pleased to present a panel presentation on global HIV/AIDS. Co-sponsored by the DO Council and The Public Health Club, the panel is scheduled for Tuesday, January 24th, from 6:00-7:30 PM in Zedek Auditorium. The panel will examine:

 

  • Current efforts around HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment, globally.
  • Continued challenges around ensuring access to care in developing countries.
  • Good practices and lessons learned around addressing global HIV/AIDS.

 

Guest speakers from the University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, and other institutions will discuss their experiences and learning from clinical, public health, programmatic, and research perspectives.

 

This is a must come panel with lots of information, resources and networking opportunities!

 

This panel is a part of a series of events to commemorate World AIDS Day that took place on December 1. Dinner will be served, please sign up so we can get an estimate of how many people are attending. Thank you.

 

https://docs.google.com/a/pcom.edu/spreadsheets/d/1Nmg9oe7wKxjikQy9ZeenixwZYPNcgzEOo7Gdnpb5mEU/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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