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FALL 2015

Heritage College provides 3D reconstruction of new Australian dinosaur
[December 8, 2015]
Medical school launches blog in celebration of 40th anniversary
[December 14, 2015]
Student group lifts up diversity issues at regional conference in Dublin [December 9, 2015]
Heritage College primary care programs receive $600,000 in MEDTAPP funding
[December 7, 2015]
Heritage Community Clinic honored by state [December 4, 2015]
Heritage College bestows Master Faculty status on 37 physician/teachers
[November 20, 2015]
For 2nd year, a Heritage College faculty member named top mentor to D.O. students [November 12, 2015]
Ohio University has multiple events on tap for Diabetes Awareness Month
[November 10, 2015]
Heritage College joins two other colleges in historic pact to improve Appalachia’s health [November 9, 2015]
Heritage College selected to join nationwide group to transform medical education [November 4, 2015]
NSF awards more than $1 million to Heritage College anatomists
[October 15, 2015]
Symposium offered by CHSP and Heritage College explores the promise of health care teamwork [Ohio University — Compass, October 13, 2015]
Kasich role in Ohio Medicaid expansion examined [October 7, 2015]
Heritage College researcher honored by Danish university [September 30, 2015]
Komen race in Athens builds on long partnership with Heritage College [September 29, 2015]
Heritage College scientist talks about his research on aging and muscle breakdown [Ohio University — WOUB, September 28, 2015]
Heritage College expands diabetes expertise with four research hires
[September 24, 2015]


Najjar named Heritage College Associate Dean for Research and Innovation
[September 18, 2015]
Heritage College scientist receives $400K from NIH to conduct back pain study [September 18, 2015]
Heritage College dean honored for training Chinese physicians
[September 11, 2015]
Heritage College, Dublin, program lets high school students try health care on for size [September 1, 2015]
Ohio University celebrates new medical school campus in northeast Ohio
[Ohio University — Compass, August 27, 2015]
Cleveland, Dublin golf events raise $50,000 for Heritage College scholarships
[August 27, 2015]
Three campuses, one college, throw one three-way birthday party
[August 24, 2015]
Heritage College ovarian cancer cell research project receives $12,000 from Baker Fund [August 5, 2015]
Area Health Education Center at Heritage College joins HPV Immunization Project [August 3, 2015]
Former fed health leader prescribes ‘intentional kindness’ for record-setting medical school class [July 25, 2015]
University and medical school launch new campus in Cleveland [July 10, 2015]
New medical school aims to provide more primary care physicians for northeast Ohio [Press Release: July 8, 2015]
Incoming medical students are welcomed with a gift to be held close to the heart [July 7, 2015]
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]
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]

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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