- At NJ.com:RowanSOM professor administers magnetic pulse therapy to treat depression. Dr. John O'Reardon, professor and Director of the Center for Mood Disorders and Neuromodulation Therapies at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, is a leader in the field of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) - a procedure that helps get neurons working properly in people suffering from depression. (read more)
- At NJ.com: End-of-Life Care-A difficult but necessary discussion. Dr. Niel Rosen, Ph. D., assistant professor at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, recently participated in a panel discussion about advance care planning and end-of-life care in honor of National Healthcare Decisions Day. (read more)
- In Courier-Post: Midwifery remains strong influence of delivery of babies in U.S.
In New Jersey, obstetricians outnumber licensed midwives and certified nurse-midwives nearly 5-to-1. About 1,500 obstetricians are working in the state…. The state Board of Medical Examiners has issued licenses to 319 certified midwives and nurse-midwives.
Dr. Anthony Salerno, a Rowan SOM obstetrician who has partnered with midwives for decades, thinks more of the latter are needed. (read more)
- At NJ.com: Rowan-SOM receives $1M for education, research in geriatric issues.
As the state's aging population continues to increase and the physician shortage looms, an endowment to the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine could help balance the scales and keep older New Jerseyans living longer, healthier lives.
The William G. Rohrer Charitable Foundation has pledged $1 million to the Rowan University Foundations, university officials announced Monday. (read more)
- You’re Invited to Our Annual Open House on April 10, 2015! Learn more and register now!
- The Single Unified Accreditation System. Saturday, July 19, 2014 was a historic day in the history of osteopathic medicine as the AOA House of Delegates voted to support a decision by the Board of Trustees of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) to support a single Graduate Medical Accreditation (GME) system. Read Dean Cavalieri's announcement.
- Reminder to our 2014-2015 applicants: The deadline to submit your supplemental materials (secondary application and the required letters of recommendation) is March 15, 2015. Read about important deadlines and requirements.
- RowanSOM Sends 143 Students to Hospitals - and it's Good News!
Most people wouldn’t be happy to hear they are going to a hospital, but for 69 graduating medical students at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM) that news was among the best they had ever received. Surrounded by classmates, family members and loved ones, the students anxiously counted down the final moments before simultaneously tearing open envelopes that held the most anticipated news of their budding medical careers: the names of the teaching hospitals and medical centers where they have secured their first jobs as physicians.
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