Journal of the POMA

Published quarterly, the Journal of the POMA discusses many issues and topics surrounding the osteopathic medical profession. The articles within the publication are written by leaders and upcoming voices within Pennsylvania’s osteopathic family. Readers hear from the Deans at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), and the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) as well as students, residents and experts on each of the topics. 

Interested in writing for the Journal of the POMA? Contact us at [email protected].

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Spring 2021

Journal of the POMA March 2021

Technological Evolution: Healthcare & COVID-19

July 2020

Journal of the POMA July 2020


March 2019

Journal of the POMA March 2019

The Future of Medicine


March 2018

Journal of the POMA March 2018 

The Joy of Medicine...Our Great Stories

March 2017

Journal of the POMA March 2017 Cover 

Join Us for the 109th Annual Clinical Assembly

Summer 2021

Journal of the POMA Summer 2021

Humor in Medicine

September 2020

JPOMA September 2020 cover

Coping with COVID



June 2019

JPOMA June 2018 cover

Research in Motion


June 2018

JPOMA June 2018 cover

Learning, Teaching, Research, Leading...

June 2017

Journal of the POMA June 2017 Cover 

The Dawn of a New Era


November 2020

Life Goes On

September 2019

"When in the Course of Human Events..." - US Constitution

September 2018

JPOMA September 2018 cover 

"We Must Find Time to Stop and Thank the People Who Make a Difference in Our Lives" - John F. Kennedy

September 2017

Journal of the POMA September 2017 Cover 

A Look at Pain and the Opioid Epidemic in Pennsylvania


December 2020


December 2019

Big Wheels Keep on Rolling... 

December 2018

What is the Future of Healthcare?

December 2017


Professional Organizations...Do They Have a Place in the Future World of Medicine?