Month: May 2015

Board Vitals

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The PCOM Library now provides access to the following BoardVitals question banks: COMLEX USMLE Step 1 USMLE Step 2 NAPLEX PANCE Click here to register for an account. Make sure to use your email address for registration Click the signup button and the system will send a validation e-mail Check your e-mail and click on the validation link in the e-mail Watch the video below to learn more about Board Vitals.

5th Annual Research Day Winners

Richard Saldivar Library News

Congratulations to the following Research Day Poster Presentation Winners! PA Campus Sean Matchett Danielle Estrada Zein Al-Atrache Gerd Naydock GA Campus D.O.: 1st place: Zachary Kopelman 2nd place (2): Natalie Vukmer, Denise Gamble Honorable Mention: Courtney Washington Biomed: 1st place: Khin Win 2nd place: Jessica Winkler Honorable Mention (3): Nyema Woart, Kathryn Woods, Gulsedef Arslan Pharmacy: 1st place: Mboya Doffou & George Adams (shared award) 2nd place: Eva Karam Honorable Mention (2): Nathan Greenfield, Viral Gajjar

New York Times

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The PCOM community can now make and NYT smartphone apps a part of your reading habit; activate your Pass for free as follows: Go to Click “Create an Account” and follow the instructions to create an account using your email. Once activated, your Pass will provide access to from any location.  This service is sponsored by the library at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. You may also download the NYT smartphone app and log in. The NYT app is available for Android and Apple devices. To view a short how-to video on how to activate a Group Pass, please visit

LWW Cornerstone Pharmaceutical Sciences Collection

Richard Saldivar Library News, New Resources

The LWW Cornerstone Pharmaceutical Sciences Collection contains the thirteen following pharmacy titles: Ansel’s Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, 9e Clinical Pharmacokinetics: Concepts and Applications, 4e Essentials of Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States, 3e Foye’s Principles of Medicinal Chemistry, 7e Introduction to the Pharmaceutical Sciences: An Integrated Approach, 2e Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Immunology, 2e Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Microbiology, 3e Marks’ Basic Medical Biochemistry: A Clinical Approach, 4e Martin’s Physical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences: Physical Chemical and Biopharmaceutical Principles in the Pharmaceutical Sciences, 6e Medical Physiology: Principles for Clinical Medicine, 4e Pharmaceutical Calculations, 14e Principles of Pharmacology: The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy,…