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Heritage College opens its arms to first three-campus class, biggest in its history (July 6, 2015)
Heritage College mobile clinic contributes to success of huge free health care event (June 24, 2015)
Heritage College admissions program recruits aspiring medical students in high school (June 9, 2015)
Study: Many doctors feel unprepared to identify and treat military-related health conditions (June 8, 2015)
Heritage College partners with Athens Photographic Project on PCORI-funded effort to support mental health recovery research (June 8, 2015)
Heritage College awarded $600,000 for diabetes management program in Southeast Ohio (May 27, 2015)


Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine launches networking group for women
(May 11, 2015)
Speaker tells Heritage College grads: Have the courage to lead your profession
(May 9, 2015)
Heritage College co-sponsors Ohio’s premier continuing medical education event for osteopathic physicians (May 7, 2015)
Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine opens facility for clinical trials
(April 30, 2015)
When older adults lose strength, the brain may be to blame (April 27, 2015)
NIH expert offers lessons on successful team-based science (April 22, 2015)
CORE members discuss single accreditation at research forum (April 17, 2015)
Come one, come all to see Heritage College unveil its new mobile clinic
(April 15, 2015)
Director of national osteopathic group to address Heritage College graduates (April 2, 2015)


Osteopathic commitment honored at DOC awards (March 19, 2015)
NIH-funded study investigates key protein tied to insulin resistance
(March 6, 2015)
Heritage College faculty authors tell researchers how to survive, thrive in foreign lands (Feb. 2, 2015)
Genetic researchers make advances in the fight against diabetes, neurodegenerative diseases (Jan. 29, 2015)
Student medical experiences in developing countries drive passion for primary care (Jan. 28, 2015)
Nearly half-million dollar NIH grant awarded to study widespread virus affecting infants (Jan. 6, 2015)

FALL 2014

New club pairs undergraduates with OHIO medical student mentors
[Ohio University – Compass, Dec. 8, 2014]
NIH-funded study examines how nerve damage affects eating (Dec. 10, 2014)
Office of Admissions aims to go paperless with new online enrollment system
(Dec. 8, 2014)
Drug developed at the Heritage College offers potential hope for patients with type 2 diabetes (Dec. 5, 2014)
Diabetes Institute wins grant award to start regional health registry
[Dec. 1, 2014]
Schweitzer Fellow prescribes a dose of story time for young clinic patients
[Nov. 25, 2014]
Speaker says primary care physicians can play crucial research role
[Nov. 25, 2014]
COCA accreditation visit a success [Nov. 25, 2014]
New evidence shows link between brain function and muscle strength
[Nov. 24, 2014].
College partners go all out for Diabetes Awareness Month [Nov. 10, 2014]
Researchers pair math with microbiology expertise to prevent pneumonia in hospitals [Research at Ohio University, Nov. 4, 2014]
Heritage College faculty member named top mentor to D.O. students
[Nov. 4, 2014]
Summer Scholars still attracting top students after more than 30 years
[Oct. 31, 2014]
Research Day getting bigger and better [Oct. 31, 2014]
Heritage College contributes to another dino breakthrough [Oct. 17, 2014]
NIH funds Heritage College study examining Chagas disease transmission routes [Oct. 29, 2014]
Event sets stage for July 2015 opening of Heritage College, Cleveland
[Oct. 27, 2014]
Interprofessional Education Symposium highlights growing Ohio University collaborations on health education [Oct. 24, 2014]
NIH awards $1.4 million to Heritage College to study muscle strength loss in seniors [Oct. 16, 2014]
Anatomy of a Bobcat: Scientists reveal new images of the famed feline behind the OHIO mascot [Oct. 6, 2014]
NIH awards more than $3 million to fund Heritage College health research
[Sep. 26, 2014]
Ice Bucket Challenge Puts Docs on Rocks at Heritage College [Sep. 16, 2014]
Heritage College leads the way in teaching primary care [Sep. 9, 2014]
Heritage College anatomists contribute to major dinosaur find [Sep 9, 2014]
NIH partnership provides free livestream of TEDMED conference to Heritage College faculty and staff [Sep. 5, 2014]
Dublin golf event raises nearly $25,000 for Heritage College scholarships
[Sep. 2, 2014]


Hands-on course gives Heritage College students a head start in clinical training
[Aug. 29, 2014]
Ohio University celebrates new medical school campus in central Ohio
[August 28, 2014]
Heritage College Receives Funding for Quality Improvement Training Study
[August 21, 2014]
Dean Johnson named to chair national accreditation commission
[August 5, 2014]
Heritage College welcomes largest class of medical students in its history
[July 28, 2014]
Students learn how Botswanan healthcare providers do more with less
[July 29, 2014]
Class of ’80 alum discusses his work as NASA physician to the astronauts
[WOUB, July 25, 2014]
AOA installs longtime Heritage College advocate as president [July 19, 2014]
Alumni group rolls out welcome wagon for Class of 2018 [July 15, 2014]
The Heritage College launches new Dublin campus
[Ohio University — Compass, July 14, 2014]
Visiting researcher tells Athens seniors how to stay strong [June 25, 2014]
Ohio University launches new translational biomedical sciences doctoral program [June 24, 2014]



Dean Bill Burke talks about creation of the Dublin campus of Ohio University's Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine [June 18, 2014]

AMVETS and Ohio University student researchers celebrate a heartfelt connection over diabetes [June 3, 2014]
James takes part on panel examining strategies to increase diversity in health care workforce [May 19, 2014]
Heritage College announces student award winners at pre-commencement event
[May 16, 2014]
Integrating Professionals for Appalachian Children receives $900,000 grant
[May 16, 2014]
TOP D.O. urges medical college grads to embrace change, tradition
[May 10, 2014]
Heritage College to graduate 35th class of physicians & surgeons
[May 6, 2014]
Two OHIO faculty/staff members top The Promise Lives Campaign over the $450 million goal [Ohio University – Compass, April 29, 2014]
Fourth regional poster competition participation increases [April 27, 2014]
Longenecker recognized for work in rural healthcare training programs
[April 24, 2014]
Collaborative programs bolster interprofessional healthcare education
[Ohio University - Compass, April 24, 2014]
Bike Rodeo pedals into Athens May 10 [April 21, 2014]
Chagas research champion wins hearts and minds [World Health Organization's Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases - April 4, 2014]
National conference to attract rural medical education leaders to Athens
[March 27, 2014]
Faculty, staff and students appointed to self-study accreditation team
[February 14, 2014]
Carlsen becomes chair of NBOME [February 7, 2014]
Diabetes Boot Camp teaches importance of healthy living habits
[February 6, 2014]
Ohio University, Heritage College launch Early Assurance Program
[Ohio University - Compass, January 20, 2014]
FALL 2013
Ice receives Ohio University Faculty Award for work in global health
[December 20, 2013]
Society of Alumni and Friends offers funding, incentives for innovative students
[December 19, 2013]
Heritage College researchers, students participate in study of osteopathic student empathy [December 19, 2013]
Otterbein partnering with Heritage College to offer early assurance program [December 13, 2013]
COMCorps’ outstanding service award celebrates community impact
[December 10, 2013]
BW Forges Early Assurance Medical School Admission Partnership with OU
[November 19, 2013]
Diabetes Awareness Month activities promote awareness and healthy lifestyles
[November 12, 2013]
Heritage College programs raise awareness about infant mortality
[November 9,2013]
Staff members’ work reduces student loan rates [October 8, 2013]
Chila named ‘Educator of the Year’ by American Osteopathic Foundation
[October 8, 2013]
Free course aids health care providers who treat patients with chronic pain
[October 8, 2013]
Child Health Conference addresses behavior issues with Appalachian children
[October 8, 2013]
Kirstein named dean of Heritage College’s new northeast Ohio medical school campus [October 1, 2013]
Event showcases range of clinical, science research at Heritage College
[September 23, 2013]
Save a life by donating at upcoming blood drive [September 19, 2013]
Ohio University offers free healthy lifestyles programs for employees diagnosed with diabetes or pre-diabetes [August 28, 2013]
Summer trauma research program offers students hands-on experience
[August 26, 2013]
OU-HCOM aids primary care providers in switch to electronic medical records
[August 26, 2013]
New Ohio Dominican University and Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Partnership Assures Top High School Students
a Path to Medical School
[August 20, 2013]
NIH awards Murphy grant to continue study into cause of diarrheal disease
[August 16, 2013]
First year medical students receive stethoscopes, inspiration [August 16, 2013]
OU-HCOM welcomes 142 aspiring physicians at white coat ceremony
[August 5, 2013]
Ohio University breaks ground at new medical school campus in Dublin
[July 30, 2013]
OU-HCOM hosts ODH Town Hall Meeting focused on health care transformation
[July 30, 2013]
Medical school hosts “groundbreaking” ceremony for new Dublin location
[July 19, 2013]
Big-nosed, long-horned dinosaur discovered in Utah
[Research at Ohio University - July 18, 2013]
OU-HCOM welcomes class of 2017 during Convocation [July 18, 2013]
Obese male mice father offspring with higher levels of body fat
[Research at Ohio University - June 16, 2013]
Burke named dean of OU-HCOM’s new central Ohio campus [June 12, 2013]
TDI reports from the field on the Healthy Living Project in Ecuador
[June 3, 2013]
Erin Murphy Ph.D., assistant professor of bacteriology, publishes new finding in the journal PLOS ONE that Bacterium uses natural “thermometer” to trigger diarrheal disease [May 21, 2013]
Study co-authored by OU-HCOM researcher finds Allosaurus fed more like a falcon than a crocodile [May 21, 2013]
Hurtubise, OU-HCOM office offering faculty development opportunities
[May 20, 2013]
Third regional poster competition participation increases [May 20, 2013]
OU-HCOM approved to move forward on its northeast Ohio campus in partnership with Cleveland Clinic [May 16, 2013]
More than 70 percent of OU-HCOM graduates to remain in Ohio, and 60 percent will enter primary care residencies [May 13, 2013]
Seven OU-HCOM students elected to national leadership positions [May 13, 2013]
Leading The Charge: A Talk With Physician And Civil Rights Pioneer William Anderson, D.O. [May 10, 2013]
Three OU students selected as 2013 Albert Schweitzer Fellows [May 9, 2013]
OU-HCOM welcomes Ruff as new chief financial officer [May 8, 2013]
OU-HCOM to graduate 34th class of physicians & surgeons  [May 8, 2013]
Physicians’ conference one of the largest in the country
to address veterans’ medicine
[May 8, 2013]
OU-HCOM students volunteer more than 3,500 hours of health-related services to our community
 [May 6, 2013]
COMCorps celebrates 100 percent retention for the third consecutive year
[May 1, 2013]
The Heart of the Matter: Adam Jara balances heart research with clinical training in unique program [Research at Ohio University - April 28, 2013]
Ceremony recognizes students, faculty for teaching, leadership [April 25, 2013]
OU-HCOM Schweitzer Fellow aims to reduce addiction in southeastern Ohio
[April 25, 2013]
Bike Rodeo rides again: Fun, safety and freebie [April 22, 2013]
OU-HCOM Community Health Programs Awarded Funding from Komen Columbus [April 15, 2013]
Program offers caregivers knowledge, information Managing medications, end of life decisions among talking points [April 11, 2013]
Noted physician and Civil Rights leader to address OU-HCOM graduates
[April 10, 2013]
OU-HCOM celebrates Minority Health Month [April 1, 2013]
Tropical Disease Institute joins Rotary to raise funds to improve water system
[April 1, 2013]
COMCorps Members Celebrate National AmeriCorps Week [March 28, 2013]
MEDTAPP Healthcare Access Initiative funding prepares healthcare professionals to serve Ohio’s Medicaid population
[Research at Ohio University - March 20, 2013]
Innovation Awards honor eight regional inventors, entrepreneurs
[Research at Ohio University - March 13, 2013]
Meet Distinguished Professor John Kopchick
[Compass, Ohio University - March 5, 2013]
University Hosts Conference Featuring Activists from the Front Lines of African Women and Children’s Health Issues [March 4, 2013]
Med school hosts high school students for Career Day
[Athens Messenger - February 25, 2013]
Local physician named Health Care Hero  
[Athens Messenger - February 23,  2013]
2013 Physician Diversity Scholars meet their mentors [February 11, 2013]
Schweitzer Fellowship now accepting applications for 2013-2014
[February 6, 2013]
Kopchick elected president of Growth Hormone Research Society
[February 4, 2013]
OU-HCOM welcomes Christopher Albrecht as senior development director
[February 4, 2013]
COMCorps volunteers teach young students to enjoy nutritious foods
[February 1, 2013)
OMNI grant program selects first recipients  [January 28, 2013]
De Lacalle joins OU-HCOM to expand dual-degree programs [January 7, 2013]
OU-HCOM hires Raines as new chief financial officer  [January 7, 2013]
Longenecker joins OU-HCOM as new assistant dean for Rural and Underserved Programs  [January 7, 2013]

FALL 2012

Inside the head of a dinosaur
[University of Bristol, England - December 19, 2012]
National Academy of Inventors names two Ohio University fellows 
OU Research News - December 18, 2012]
OU-HCOM announces approval to move forward on its Central Ohio Extension Campus [December 7, 2012]
“Dinosaur Day” comes to kids’ Discovery Museum on Saturday
[December 4, 2012]
Reception celebrates OU-HCOM’s planned extension campus at Cleveland Clinic [November 26, 2012]

OMNI Research Grant Funding Opportunity Announcement
Award Guidelines and Application Instructions
[November 26, 2012]

Reception celebrates OU-HCOM partners at new extension campus site
[November 6, 2012]
Berger Health System joins consortium to train Ohio University medical students [November 2, 2012]
Mehlman receives distinguished service award [October 23, 2012]
Coolville residents invited to make a difference, be healthy [October 19, 2012]
Intercultural communication training series fosters cultural competency in future physicians  [October11, 2012]
Medical education research on display at Research Day 2012 [October 9, 2012]
Ohio researchers receive NIH grant to study treatments for lower back pain
[October 1, 2012]
OU-HCOM participates in the Tour for Diversity in Medicine
[September 24, 2012]


OU-HCOM invites community to celebrate innovation at 11th annual Research Day [September 19, 2012]
Berryman to head-up Ohio University’s newly formed Diabetes Institute [September 19, 2012]
Postdoc profiles: M.J. Conaway uses math models to understand muscle weakness  [September 17, 2012]
Pioneering health care course teaches the value of teamwork
[September 17, 2012]
Shots to smile about  [September, 6, 2012]
Presentation focuses on veterans mental health needs [August 13, 2012]
Mountains, seaway triggered North American dinosaur surge  [August 2, 2012]
First year students welcomed into osteopathic medical profession
[July 30, 2012]
OU-HCOM researchers seek better treatments for those with diabetes and depression [July 19, 2012]
Johnson named dean of Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
[July 18, 2012]
Medical students selected for physician diversity program [July 18, 2012]
Dublin is the site of new Ohio University medical school extension campus
[July 17, 2012]
OU-HCOM welcomes class of 2016 during convocation [July 16, 2012]


Scientists find new genetic path to deadly diarrheal disease [June 11, 2012]
John Kopchick named 2012 Distinguished Professor [June 8, 2012]
First class of medical students graduate with college’s new name
[June 2, 2012]
Specialist Dr. Jeremiah Nelson Joins OU-HCOM in Battle to Reduce Region’s High Diabetes Rates [May 30, 2012]
New OMNI Professor Focuses on How Brain, Cells Change as We Age
[May 30, 2012]
OU-HCOM to graduate 33rd class of physicians & surgeons [May 29, 2012]
New Campus Care medical director to focus on education, improving health care for Ohio students [May 18, 2012]
Peter Bell, D.O., receives national lifetime achievement award [May 14, 2012]
OU-HCOM physiology professor named educator of the year [May 10, 2012]
New scholarship honors advocacy of OU-HCOM dean [May 9, 2012]
Bike Rodeo rides into Athens Community Center [May 3, 2012]
Three OU-HCOM students selected as Albert Schweitzer Fellows [May 2, 2012]
OhioHealth and Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Enter Formal Agreement to Support New Dublin Campus [April 17, 2012]
OU-HCOM mourns death of preeminent scientist [April 26, 2012]
OhioHealth and Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine to Announce Expanded Relationship [April 13, 2012]
Tolentino elected president of Cleveland Academy of Osteopathic Medicine
[April 12, 2012]
Med School meets pre- and elementary school at OU-HCOM’s Little People’s Hospital [April 12, 2012]
University community invited to Minority Health Month physician speaker series at medical school [April 6, 2012]
Latin American Cultural Night aims to raise funds to fight Chagas [April 4, 2012]
5K run helps OU-HCOM Community Clinic [March 27, 2012]
OU-HCOM physician receives national service award [March 22, 2012]



College mourns death of Daniel Marazon, D.O. [March 16, 2012]

Get Active and help OU-HCOM Free Clinic [March 12, 2012]

You can be an AmeriCorps member for a day [March 9, 2012]

D.O. Day on the Hill: OU-HCOM goes to Washington [March 6, 2012]

Ohio University computer science and medical faculty pioneer new blood glucose prediction processes [March 1, 2012]

Annual event celebrates cultural diversity at medical school [February 16, 2012]

Carlsen elected NBOME vice chair [January 31, 2012]

Endowed research chair named in honor of John Kopchick, Ph.D.
[January 24, 2012]

Ohio University computer science and medical faculty pioneer new blood glucose prediction processes [January 20, 2012]

Students, community, media invited to Campus Care Open House
[January 18, 2012]

Free breast health education, mammograms available [January 6, 2012]

AOF honors OU-HCOM physicians, students Johnson named
Outstanding Physician of the Year
[January 6, 2012]


FALL 2011


New lecture series encourages medical student research [December 16, 2011]

Can osteopathic manipulation treat sweat disorders? [December 5, 2011]

Addressing childhood obesity in Athens County preschools and high schools
[November 30, 2011]

Middle and high school students learn about dangers of prescription drug abuse
[November 22, 2011]

Dublin, Ohio site to be negotiated, purchased for medical school campus
[November 18, 2011]

Community clinic provides uninsured patients with fresh, local foods
[November 8, 2011]

Klabunde pens 2nd edition of cardiovascular physiology textbook
[November 1, 2011]

Grant supports diversity in health-related research [October 31, 2011]

Steven Brose on physical medicine and rehabilitation [October 31, 2011]

Diabetes researchers take aim at dangerous complication: kidney disease
[October 18, 2011]

Making cancer survivors of the uninsured [October 17, 2011]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month [October 10, 2011]

A hands-on approach to low back pain [October 3, 2011]

10th Annual Research Day showcases OU-HCOM students
[September 21, 2011]

Scientists discover rare wounded dinosaur in Utah [September 20, 2011]

Medical school dean announces retirement, new role [September 14, 2011]




Handy interactive web resources provide 3D options for studying blood and bones [August 31, 2011]

Kopchick awarded British Society for Endocrinology’s Transatlantic Medal
[August 29, 2011]

Convocation emphasizes professionalism and physician responsibility
[August 25, 2011]

Lois M. Nora awarded The Phillips Medal of Public Service [August 16, 2011]

Robert S. Juhasz, D.O., received award from OU-HCOM [August 16, 2011]

OU-HCOM sets record enrollment this year [August 10, 2011]

Training primary care physicians to better treat diabetes [August 1, 2011]

Rural physicians benefit from federal funding  [July 26, 2011]

Summer programs offer undergraduates a look at med school classes, research
[July 12, 2011]

OU-HCOM researcher receives federal grant to study the history of c-sections
[July 8, 2011]

Ohio University trustees approve medical college name change [June 24, 2011]




Grant to assist OU-COM youth obesity prevention program [June 20, 2011]

Mandela Rhodes Scholar brings new perspective to OU-COM research
[June 9, 2011]

The 2011 graduation ceremony is a family affair [June 4, 2011]

OU-COM graduates continue to choose primary care specialties
[June 1, 2011]

Film production, medical education unite in "The Passageway"
[May 27, 2011]

OU-COM to graduate 32nd class of physicians, surgeons [May 20, 2011]

Immature skull led young tyrannosaurs to rely on speed, agility to catch prey
[May 9, 2011]

Two OU-COM students selected for Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
[May 2, 2011]

Record Funding Award Given to Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
[April 30, 2011]

First Regional OU-COM/CORE/OOA Poster Exhibition, Competition Resounding Success [April 30, 2011]

OU-COM opens new training facility, community clinic [April 24, 2011]

Program offers caregivers knowledge, information [April 24, 2011]

Microbiology conference convenes at OHIO [April 4, 2011]




Tropical Disease Institute co-hosts international meeting [March 16, 2011]

Ohio University, inventors to receive up to $52 million from drug license transactions  [February 16, 2011]

OU-COM researcher studies causes, prevention of fainting [February 3, 2011]

OU-COM cancer drug discovery licensed to New York company
[February 1, 2011]

Alumni grant supports medical student research [January 14, 2011]

OU-COM to host AOA President Karen J. Nichols, D.O. [January 5, 2011]

Institute for Neuromusculoskeletal Research, OU-COM awarded grant for research on rare balance disorder [January 5, 2011]


FALL 2010

Discovery could help control life-threatening disease [December 16, 2010]

OU-COM Welcomes First International Exchange Student
[December 13, 2010]

Symposium to feature expanded poster competition [December 3, 2010]

OU-COM Free Clinic now offers dermatology care [November 23, 2010]

OhioHealth names lab at medical school’s new research facility
[November 19, 2010]

First osteopathic psychiatry residency offered in Ohio [November 19, 2010]

OU-COM administrator tapped for medical advisory board [November 5, 2010]

OU-COM Alumni Recognized at AOA Unified Conference [November 4, 2010]

Diabetic Patients Find Technology Useful to Communicate With Physicians - As Long As It Is Free [SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire]

Grant expands OU-COM research on Chagas disease [October 25, 2010]

NIH grant to fund research at OU-COM into possible causes, prevention of type 1 diabetes [October 25, 2010]

Dean touts triumphs, promises ‘unbelievable’ future [October 13, 2010]

Research Day highlights student and faculty medical research at OU-COM [September 23, 2010]

With new program in Columbus, Schweitzer Fellowship comes
to Ohio University
[September 15, 2010]

Research Day showcases student, faculty research  [September 9, 2010]

Community members sought to help improve local health [September 8, 2010]




Diabetes clinical trial recruiting patients [August 25, 2010]

New students learn about professionalism, receive white coats
[August 20, 2010]

Ancient “terror bird” used powerful beak to jab like an agile boxer
[August 17, 2010]

Ohio University’s research licensing income rises to $8.2 million 
[OU Research News, August 12, 2010}

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine to oversee medical services for Ohio University students [August 11, 2010]

Alumnus Elected to the American Osteopathic Association Board of Trustees
[August 10, 2010]

OU-COM welcomes newest class of medical students [August 10, 2010]

OU-COM alumnus elected to AOA Board of Trustees [August 5, 2010]

Mammal-like crocodile fossil found in East Africa, scientists report
[August 4, 2010]

HHS Grant will fund research on muscle weakness [July 20, 2010]

National study ranks OU-COM high for social mission [July 1, 2010]

Alumnus returns to Athens as GOBA director [June 25, 2010]




Congratulations, you’re a mother—and a doctor! [June 10, 2010]

OU-COM graduates 31st class of physicians [June 3, 2010]

OU-COM professor honored for promoting osteopathic medicine
[May 25, 2010]

Hundreds attend Academic & Research Center grand opening [May 14, 2010]

OU-COM first in state for producing rural physicians [May 3, 2010]

Family Medicine Fellow Honored at DOC Awards [April 30, 2010]

OU-COM to assist physicians with electronic records [April 15, 2010]




New Pocket Reference Guide Promotes OMM Fundamentals [March 30, 2010]

OU-COM sponsors Haiti earthquake relief [March 12, 2010]

OU-COM announces new Summa Foundation scholarship [March 12, 2010]

We are saddened to announce that Judith Edinger passed away
[February 25, 2010]

Ohio University named state "center of excellence" for health and wellness
[Ohio University Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, February 19, 2010]

Ohio University is top Ohio public school for research royalty income, national study finds (Ohio University Office of Research Communications
[Ohio University Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, February 16, 2010]

OU-COM physicians, staff to provide medical care in Haiti [February 15, 2010]

Espinoza inducted into AOA Mentor Hall of Fame [February 15, 2010]

Fighting a hidden enemy [February 8, 2010]

Diabetes Clinic serves uninsured [January 27, 2010]

Childhood obesity rates higher in Athens County [January 22, 2010]

ARC teaches learning and working in new ways [OU Outlook, January  4, 2010]


FALL 2009


Scenes from the Fall Quarter 2009 [December 29, 2009]

Treating depression in rural adults with HIV [December 18, 2009]

OU-COM spreads holiday cheer at home and abroad [December 10, 2009]

Alumnus funds new student research award [December 7, 2009]

OU-COM professor transforms national publication [December 7, 2009]

Witmer to appear on Discovery Channel series
[OU Outlook, December  7, 2009]

Scientists receive $2.6 million grant to develop drug for cancer, autoimmune disease [December 4, 2009]

OU-COM well represented at OMED; wins several honors [November 23, 2009]

Federal grant funds fossil preparation at OU-COM [November 13, 2009]

Watson named Distinguished Osteopathic Surgeon [November 5, 2009]

OU-COM Prof Named Surgery Mentor of the Year [November 5, 2009]

Grants available for Women’s Health Week programming [November 4, 2009]

Osteopathic Heritage Foundations Commemorate 10 Years of Direct Grantmaking [November 4, 2009]

OU-COM kidney damage study receives NIH boost [November 4, 2009]

COMCorps, Glouster residents unite to “Make a Difference” [October 26, 2009]

NIH grants $221,250 to OU-COM ischemic stroke research [October 15, 2009]

OU-COM alumnus wins Distinguished Service Award from university
[October 14, 2009]

Dean highlights triumphs, outlines future during annual address
[October 13, 2009]

Milestones [October 13, 2009]

Area Health Education Center combats health illiteracy [October 13, 2009]

Famed OHIO paleontologist to speak at Front Room Café [October 8,2009]

Celebrated NIH neurologist speaks at OU-COM [September 28, 2009]

Ohio University blood drive in memory of local teen [September 22, 2009]

OU-COM faculty increases federal research funds [September 21, 2009]

Research Day 2009: From sun screen dangers to diabetes care
[September 21, 2009]

OU-COM faculty increases federal research funds [September 18, 2009]

Research Day to spotlight student medical research [September 15, 2009]

Discovery Channel features anatomy professor on “terror birds”
[September 9, 2009]




Diagnostic Hybrids gets FDA clearance for thyroid test
[Aug. 25, 2009 – Medcity News]

Alumni panel offers career advice [August 21, 2009]

OU-COM welcomes largest class during ceremony [August 16, 2009]

An apple a day- Kristen Bodkin, D.O. (’09) follows her own advice
[August 8, 2009]

Warren General Hospital Foundation endows osteopathic medical scholarship
[August 3, 2009]

Undergraduate summer training in medicine, research [July 21, 2009]

Serving families across the globe [July 8, 2009]

Physician Diversity Program teams OU-COM with OhioHealth [July 7, 2009]

The specialty decision [June 29, 2009]

OU-COM individuals honored at OOA convention [June 25, 2009]




OU-COM alumni lead national exam scores [June 19, 2009]

Final gift [June 18, 2009]

Keeping it in the Family
Student D.O. of the Year and Family Practice Fellow Christina González, D.O. (’09)
[June 9, 2009]

Q&A: CDR George Ceremuga, D.O. (’93)
Family medicine practice in the United States Indian Health Service

[June 8, 2009]

OU-COM graduates 104 new physicians at 30th Commencement
[June 6, 2009]

Charles A. Brown pursues compassionate side of medicine [June 1, 2009]

OU-COM graduates 30th class of physicians [May 29, 2009]

OU-COM Participates in Race for the Cure [May 21, 2009]

AmeriCorps program provides health care assistance [May 18, 2009]

OU-COM student named AMA Foundation Minority Scholar [May 15, 2009]

Activist bicyclists visit Athens on 3,700-mile ride across America
[May 14, 2009]

Rewards of a “second act” career path
Non-traditional physical therapy student wins award from Appalachian health organization

[May 12, 2009]

Federal grant brings mental health consultations to public preschools
[May 6, 2009]

Bike Rodeo rides into Athens Community Center [May 5, 2009]

OU-COM wins six AACOM Excellence in Communication Awards
[May 4, 2009]

Q&A: Barbara Ross-Lee, D.O. [April 28, 2009]

DOC awards recognize Steinbergh, Gonzalez and many more [April 28, 2009]

Alumnus discusses infectious disease, military medicine
Bradley A. Lloyd, D.O., speaks at the Career Medical Specialties Series

[April 27, 2009]

Primary care doesn’t mean lower pay, alum says
Addiction medicine a “niche” subspecialty of family medicine
[April 22, 2009]

Ecologist discusses role of toxins in cancer, infant development [April17, 2009]

Osteopathic medical education and health care access in Appalachian Ohio expands with grant from the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation [April 8, 2009]

Malgor receives NIH grant [April 8, 2009]




OU-COM student, alumni recognized at ACOFP conference [March, 20, 2009]

OU-COM commended for effective class size increase [March 16, 2009]

Grace Brannan elected to International Academy for Quality [March 16, 2009]

Dr. Jacqueline Wolf tells history, hazards of obstetric anesthesia
[March 9, 2009]

Two doctors in one [March 5, 2009]

OU-COM faculty member receives national honor [March 5, 2009]

OU-COM sees boom in military recruits [March 5, 2009]

William Burke, D.O. (’88) on new rules of medical etiquette [February 27, 2009]

Frank Schwartz, M.D., appointed to diabetes research chair [February 25, 2009]

Cultural diversity celebrated at OU-COM [February 19, 2009]

The plastic surgeon’s path [February 17, 2009]

Tax prep assistance, other programs available  [February 6, 2009]

The changing face of health care [February 3, 2009]

Ohio University receives community engagement grant [February 3, 2009]

Glaucoma screenings prevent blindness [January 30, 2009]

Dr. Mehlman (’89) on pediatric orthopedic surgery [January 30, 2009]

From East Africa to Athens: A fossil’s journey [January 22, 2009]

Dr. Benencia awarded NIH research grant [January 15, 2009]

UMA signs management agreement with OhioHealth [January 9, 2009]

Student government focuses on professionalism [January 9, 2009]


FALL 2008


Medical students encouraged to learn signs of suicide [December 15, 2008]

Students encouraged to engage in research [December 9, 2008]

The aging of AIDS [November 25, 2008]

Dr. Calabrese on rheumatology {November 24, 2008]

CORE receives high praise [November 24, 2008]

OU-COM expands end-of-life care training [November 24, 2008]

Memorial service planned, scholarship created for Ohio graduate
[November 14, 2008]

Diabetes awareness month [November 7, 2008]

Burkes lend a hand in China [November 6, 2008]

Specialty spotlight: Otolaryngology [October 23, 2008]

Understanding cultural differences [October 20, 2008]

Academic Medicine Means Business for Ohio:
$37.2 billion economic impact for the state
[October 15, 2008]

OHIO medical students sweep international research contest [October 13, 2008]

State of the College 2008 [October 7, 2008]

OU-COM fills primary care gap in Ohio [October, 7 2008]

Able and willing: Nick Pfleghaar assists disabled campers
[OU Outlook, October 3 , 2008]

Free services offer hope for beating breast cancer [October 6, 2008]

Visiting alum launches Career Medical Specialties series [September 29, 2008]

Children’s mental health network celebrates growth [September 26, 2008]

Yang Li, Ph.D., and team secure NIH grant for skin cancer research
[September 26, 2008]

Women recover muscle strength more slowly than men
Findings may affect how women are treated for bone fractures

[September 25, 2008]

Research Day 2008 boasts record involvement. This year’s event featured 61 posters by OU-COM students and faculty [September 23, 2008]

OU-COM Research Day features more than 60 student, faculty projects
[September 15, 2008]

Better Health Care Using Technology Conference focuses on building health
care partnerships, technology transfer opportunities in Southeastern Ohio

[September12, 2008]

Student doctors delve into research [September 9, 2008]




Workers “top off” new research facility [August 27, 2008]

Federal grant funds OU-COM research on non-toxic pest control
[August 25, 2008]

OU-COM student government abandons bottled water [August 10, 2008]

Duck-billed dinosaurs outgrew predators to survive [August 5, 2008]

Convocation Ceremony welcomes 117 OU-COM student doctors
[August 5, 2008]

Federal grant expands OU-COM regional health services, research
[July 23, 2008]

OU-COM associate dean receives national recognition Keith Watson, D.O., named Educator of the Year [July 18, 2008]

Q&A with Rathindra Bose, Ph.D. [July 10, 2008]

Trustees tour the College of Osteopathic Medicine [July 3, 2008]

OU-COM alumni, faculty recognized at OOA convention [July 1, 2008]




2008 Graduate Profiles [June 26, 2008]

Diabetes on the rise nationwide [MS Word, June 26, 2008]

OU-COM receives praise, commendations during evaluation [June 20, 2008]

Scientists find potential protein biomarkers for growth hormone [June 18, 2008]

OU medical students receive business training [June 17, 2008]

Ohio University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine conferred the title of Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine to 106 graduates [June 7, 2008]

OU-COM graduation 2008 pre event release.doc [MS Word, May 30, 2008]

OU-COM Students Judge State Science Day Projects [May 10, 2008]

In partnership, OU professor, O’Bleness team up for research
 [Athens Messenger, May 20, 2008]

Three biomedical science professors awarded NIH awards [May 15, 2008]

OU-COM professor earns honorary degree [May 12, 2008]

Innovative fitness program looks for young recruits (and their parents)
[Athens News, May 5, 2008]

OU-COM students and clinical faculty advocate for health care reform in Congress [May 9, 2008]

Career Medical Specialties Week Q&As  [April 29, 2008]

Children’s health network gains non-profit status [April 21, 2008]

Congratulations to the 2008 D.O.C. Award winners! [April 21, 2008]

OU-COM wins three AACOM Excellence in Communications awards
[April14, 2008]




First international surgery rotation launched at OU-COM [March 21, 2008]

Heart health gains offset by rising diabetes, obesity rates [March 21, 2008]

OU-COM Celebrates National Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Week [March 21, 2008]

Spanish medical researcher teams with OU-COM in the fight against childhood obesity [March 17, 2008]

Athens Library and OU-COM sponsor Caregiver Series [March 12, 2008]

OU-COM teams up with State Medical Board to train ethical physicians
[Feb. 27, 2008]

Ohio medical students train with interpreters to improve minority care
[Feb. 25, 2008]

OU reaps profits from research [Columbus Dispatch, Feb. 11, 2008]

Four Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine students awarded Jerry A. Zinni, D.O., Memorial Scholarship [Jan. 17, 2008]


FALL 2007


Seminar tackles chronic pain management

Internationally renowned scientist John Kopchick honored with Riland Medal from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine [Dec. 21, 2007]

Glaucoma screening program will be a sightsaver for Southeastern Ohio
[Dec. 19, 2007]

OU-COM CIO Phillips appointed to Ohio Broadband Council [Dec. 12, 2007]

Local optometrists, staff, physician and program director honored for their service in Southeastern Ohio [Dec. 12, 2007]

Top osteopathic awards go to OU-COMers at AOA and ACOS conventions
[Nov. 2, 2007]

Research Day 2007 [Oct. 4, 2007]

Kathy Trace and Interprofessional Partners for Appalachian Children honored by the Ohio Department of Health [Sept. 26, 2007]

Gov. Strickland advances health care information technology initiative at OU-COM’s RHIOhio conference [Sept 26, 2007]

World Anti-Doping Agency grant fuels Kopchick's search for human growth hormone marker [Aug. 8, 2007]

“The Promise”




Class of 2011 welcomed at 32nd Convocation Ceremony

Naval Medical Center Portsmouth honors OU-COM alumni [July 23, 2007]

Master Faculty 2006 [May 21, 2007]

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