Carlo DiMarco, D.O., wins POMA Award

Carlo J. DiMarco, D.O., clinical professor and regional dean of clinical medicine at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, recently received the 2010 Distinguished Service Award from the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association (POMA), a statewide organization for physicians holding the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree. Dr. DiMarco received the Association’s highest honor in recognition of his countless contributions to the osteopathic profession and the POMA.

Carlo DiMarco, D.O.

A past president of the POMA, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology (AOCOO), Dr. DiMarco has served in many and various capacities for each organization. In addition to his role with LECOM, he also is director of the ophthalmology residency program at Millcreek Community Hospital in Erie and team ophthalmologist for the Erie BayHawks NBA Development League team. He is a practicing physician with Medical Associates of Erie, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Millcreek Health System and a multi-specialty group practice with various locations throughout Erie County.

Dr. DiMarco is a graduate of LaSalle College in Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he also received a master of science degree. He completed an internship and ophthalmology residency at PCOM.

The POMA Distinguished Served Award was presented during the POMA Annual State Banquet, held in conjunction with POMA’s 102nd Annual Clinical Assembly, April 28-May 1, 2010, at the Valley Forge Convention Center in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.

Headquartered in Harrisburg, POMA is the professional association with a membership of over 6,500 osteopathic physicians, residents and interns in Pennsylvania.

May 13, 2010
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