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  1. Elmira College and LECOM Launch Accelerated 6-Year BS to DO Program

    Elmira College (EC) and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) - Elmira partnered to launch a unique, dual admission accelerated six-year Bachelor of Science (BS) to Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) program. By leveraging the close proximity and collaboration between EC and LECOM, this accelerated six-year program will reduce the time s... Read More »

  2. LECOM Holds Commencement Ceremonies for 27th Graduating Class

    1,098 degrees are being conferred across all LECOM campuses ERIE, Pa. (May 28, 2023) – The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) will hold commencement ceremonies in Erie, Pennsylvania and Bradenton, Florida for their 27th graduating class since the school’s inception in 1992.  Ceremonies are being held on May 28th at Erie Insurance ... Read More »

  3. LECOM Launches Master of Science in Nursing Program

    16-course program is being offered entirely online ERIE, Pa. (June 1, 2023) – The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) is now accepting applications for their Master of Science in Nursing program, the first nursing program to ever be offered by the school.  The first cohort of registered nurses (RNs) will start January 16, 2024st. ... Read More »

  4. U.S. News & World Report Ranks LECOM Among 2023-2024 Best Graduate Schools for Primary Care

    Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) has been ranked No. 84 among the 2023-2024 Best Graduate Schools Medical Schools: Primary Care by U.S. News & World Report. Designed for prospective students looking to further their education beyond college, the Best Graduate Schools rankings evaluate programs in a variety of disciplines, includi... Read More »

  5. LECOM Provost, Dr. Silvia M. Ferretti, Honored by the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine

    Dr. Ferretti received the Robert A. Kistner Award in recognition of her significant contributions to osteopathic medical education ERIE, Pa. (April 30, 2023) – Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) provost, Dr. Silvia M. Ferretti, D.O. was recently awarded the Robert A. Kistner Award from the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathi... Read More »

  6. LECOM Health Breaks Ground on New Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit

    Two-story addition will add 34,000 square feet to Millcreek Community Hospital ERIE, Pa. (March 23, 2023) – LECOM Health officials announced the groundbreaking of a 34,000 square-foot addition to the Millcreek Community Hospital that will create a new emergency department and intensive care unit.  The announcement was made today during a ceremony at... Read More »

  7. LECOM Pharmacy Students Plan Series of Events to Educate the Community on Prescription Drug Adherence

    “Script Your Future Campaign” includes free educational events,  Drug Take Back Day scheduled for March 18 ERIE, Pa. (March 7, 2023) – Students from the LECOM School of Pharmacy are hosting a campaign throughout March to raise awareness about the importance of taking medications as directed to properly manage health problems.  The “Script Yo... Read More »

  8. Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine Ranked a Top School for Online Master’s in Public Health for 2023

    LECOM has been ranked as one of the nation’s best colleges for online master’s programs in public health. Just six percent of regionally accredited postsecondary institutions earned a ranking position. RENO, Nev. (PRWEB) February 21, 2023 – Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Health Services Administration has been recognized as... Read More »

  9. Legacy of Learning Reflected in Updated LECOM Shield

    30th Anniversary logos also unveiled A newly designed shield logo has been developed to include LECOM’s most recent undertakings, along with the design of two versions of 30th Anniversary logos. A four-quadrant shield is displayed above the founding date of 1992. Atop the emblem, sits the renowned Lake Erie sunset adorned with nine emanating r... Read More »

  10. LECOM Announces Plans to Open a New Campus at Jacksonville University

    LECOM to seek national accreditation and plans to break ground on new facility in 2024 Inaugural class of medical students to begin coursework in 2026 Jacksonville, Fla. – November 30, 2022 – The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) announced today a new partnership with Jacksonville University to establish a four-year medical school i... Read More »