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Second-year Pharmacy student Dania Rehman was honored with a national award for her leadership on public health issues. Rehman received the United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Practice Award. The USPHS recognizes and encourages students to become involved in public health issues in their community as well as to increase

he Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Millcreek Community Hospital, Medical Associates of Erie and the Erie, Greensburg and Bradenton communities joined together during the week of April 15 to 21, 2012, to recognize the commitment and professionalism of the nation’s osteopathic physicians during National Osteopathic Medicine Week. The event, which is promoted each year

LECOM receives six honors at the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine annual meeting. The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) presented the 2012 Robert A. Kistner Award to LECOM President John M. Ferretti, DO. LECOM President and CEO John M. Ferretti, DO receives the Kistner Award from Anthony Silvagni, DO, Chair

A month long program of patient-education has earned the students of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) School of Pharmacy one of the top awards in the nationwide Medication Adherence Challenge. Janene Madras, B.S. Pharm, Pharm.D., BCPS addresses the media and announces LECOM as the award winner in the nationwide Medication Adherence Challenge.

A partnership was announced on February 7, 2012 in the LECOM atrium between General McLane school district and area businesses and colleges to form the General McLane Academy of Arts & Engineering. The General McLane School District (GMSD) has devoted a significant amount of time developing the Academy of Arts & Engineering, an enhancement to

Anthony Ferretti, DO, assistant dean of clinical education at LECOM’s Bradenton campus, received the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association’s highest honor during FOMA’s annual conference in Weston, Fla. During FOMA’s President’s Reception and Dinner, Dr. Ferretti received the Distinguished Service Award, given to an individual “in recognition of outstanding accomplishments in scientific, professional, osteopathic education, or

LECOM Honored for Community Service

Thursday, 22 March 2012

For the fifth year in a row, the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest federal recognition a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement. “The Honor Roll schools should be proud of their work to elevate the

The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) School of Pharmacy and the State College of Florida (SCF) have partnered to facilitate the admission of SCF graduates into the LECOM Doctor of Pharmacy program. The articulation agreement establishing the SCF-LECOM School of Pharmacy Early Acceptance Program was signed at SCF’s Bradenton campus. Participating in the signing ceremony for LECOM

On Saturday, February 18, 2012, pharmacy students at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine marked the transition from classroom study to clinical education when they received their white coats at the Ambassador Banquet and Conference Center. The white coat ceremony is a LECOM tradition inspiring these future health care professionals to pledge to uphold

The Erie BayHawks and the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) today unveiled commemorative military themed uniforms the team will wear on Friday, March 9 during the team’s inaugural “Salute Our Troops” night. The camouflage uniforms include the BayHawks traditional wordmark with a yellow “Support Our Troops” ribbon in place of the “A” in

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