Why BCOM’s Pediatrics Club is One of the Best in the Nation

BCOM’s chapter of the American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (ACOP), aka the Pediatrics Club, is one of the best in the nation. Twice in the past three years, they have been recognized by ACOP as the National Student Club of the Year. We spoke with chapter president Regina Im to find out what sets the […]

By |July 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Mario Soliman Receives National Research Award

BCOM second year student Mario Soliman has received the National Student Osteopathic Medical Association (SOMA) Research Spotlight Award. This award is given out to only six osteopathic students nationally each year. Projects are judged on quality of research design, unique perspective/originality, impact on medical knowledge, impact on community, and critical analysis.

Soliman is currently working on […]

By |July 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Future Physicians to Receive and Don First White Coats

More than 150 new medical students will receive and don their first physician white coats at the 2019 White Coat Ceremony. The emotional event symbolizes a student’s acceptance into medical school.
One hundred and sixty-two new medical students at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) will receive and don their very first white coats at […]

By |July 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Fourth Year Student to Intern on Capitol Hill

While completing his fourth year of medical school and clinical rotations at BCOM, Harris Ahmed will also spend eight weeks interning on Capitol Hill. He was selected to participate in the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine’s (AACOM) 2020 Osteopathic Health Policy Intern (OHPI) Program. In a letter to Ahmed and BCOM Dean Don […]

By |June 12th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Two BCOM Students Appointed to National COSGP Board

Brian Liu and Hayley Gorman will each spend their third year of medical school serving on the national executive board of the Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents (COSGP). Liu was appointed as National Programs Representative and Gorman as National Global Health Representative.

“Many people aren’t really aware of COSGP and who we are,” Liu noted. […]

By |June 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Research Participants Needed!

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Shop on Amazon to Support BCOM Student Scholarships

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New Grant Supports Training on Suicide Prevention and HIV/AIDs

A grant from the National Library of Medicine will support bilingual training on suicide and HIV/AIDs prevention.
Librarians at the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) have received a grant from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine to provide free suicide prevention and HIV/AIDs training to promotores, or community health workers, in southern New […]

By |June 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCOM Medical Students Honor Willed Body Donors

On Wednesday, May 15, medical students held a ceremony to honor those who have passed away and donated their bodies to medical education.
First- and second-year medical students honored those who have donated their bodies to science during the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine’s first annual Willed Body Memorial Ceremony.

BCOM medical students learn human anatomy firsthand […]

By |May 27th, 2019|News|0 Comments

BCOM Hosts First Continuing Medical Education Conference

On May 10 and 11, the Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) hosted its first continuing medical education (CME) event for faculty members as well as health care providers in the surrounding area. CME courses are designed to help health care providers maintain and increase their knowledge and skills. Some states and most hospitals require […]

By |May 14th, 2019|News|0 Comments