Sandra Ferrara, DMD graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a degree in Biology. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine from Tufts University and was in private practice before deciding to pursue geriatric dentistry training. Dr. Ferrara is a second-year fellow.
Eric Glantz, DO is a graduate of Binghamton University – SUNY, with a degree in Biochemistry. He received his Doctor of Osteopathy from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his Family Medicine residency at UMDNJ-SOM/Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Glantz is in the one-year fellowship program.
John Pennisi, DO graduated from The College of New Jersey with degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. He received his Doctor of Osteopathy from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his Family Medicine Residency at UMDNJ-SOM/RowanSOM. Dr. Pennisi is a first-year fellow.
Leonard “Lenny” Powell, DO is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, where he majored in Chemistry. He holds a Master’s in Organic Chemistry from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. He received his Doctor of Osteopathy from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and completed his Family Medicine residency at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Powell is in the one-year fellowship program.
Program Graduates Honors & Awards
Christian White, DO (Class of 2012) received the Golden Apple Award from the RowanSOM Class of 2015 for demonstrating excellence in teaching.
Kevin Overbeck, DO (Class of 2007) received the Rowan Family Medicine Residency Excellence in Teaching Award from the Class of 2015.
Drew Maygren, DO (Class of 2015) won 2nd Prize at the 23rd Annual Eastern Pennsylvania Geriatrics Society Research Night in May, 2015.
Fellow & Fellowship Graduate Publications (Academic Year 2015-16):
Noll DR. Evidence-based medicine and osteopathic medicine: No paradox. J Am Osteopath Assoc 2015;115(3):124-125.
Scheinthal S, Wieting JM, Elko E, et al. Evolution of AOA specialty board certification. J Am Osteopath Assoc 2015;115(4):265-267.33.
Zwetchkenbaum S, Overbeck K, Pomerantz S. Antibiotic-associated diarrhea and the older dental patient: How do dentists respond? Special Care Dentistry 2015.