LUCOM Research Fellow Furthers Human Immunology Understanding through Computational Research

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) exists to educate osteopathic physicians in a Christian environment and advance medical knowledge. In fact, an important strategic goal of LUCOM’s strategic plan is to establish a reputation among osteopathic schools for excellence in biomedical and clinical research and scholarship. In order to accomplish […]

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LUCOM recognizes the Class of 2026 during the annual White Coat Ceremony

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing On Saturday, July 30, Liberty University’s Center for Music and the Worship Arts was filled with family, friends, and special guests of new Liberty University osteopathic medical students. Recognizing Liberty University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) class of 2026 and the ninth class of LUCOM, the annual White Coat Ceremony was […]

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LUCOM SNMA welcomes area youth to be “doctors for a day”

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing On Monday, July 11, the Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) Student National Medical Association (SNMA) hosted community youth of the Jubilee Family Development Center in Lynchburg for a day of “doctor” training. Over 20 children attended the event, called Doctor for a Day. The day highlighted CPR training, splinting […]

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Liberty University researchers propose and study a new strategy for cancer immunotherapy

Author, Lead Researcher: Christopher L. Kepley, PhD, FAAAAI Pictures: Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) faculty researchers have described and tested a new strategy for cancer immunotherapy that utilizes an alternative cell type for seeking out and destroying cancer cells. Using pre-clinical models, this method uses a patient’s own fat or […]

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LUCOM Celebrates Fifth Class with Annual Hooding Ceremony, Recognizes Class of 2022

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) held its annual Hooding Ceremony on Thursday, May 5, celebrating and recognizing the Class of 2022. Graduates, along with their family and loved ones, were welcomed back to Liberty University for a symbolic indoor event held inside the main sanctuary of Thomas Road Baptist […]

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Liberty University’s senior medical students achieve 100% residency placement on annual Match Day

Chris Breedlove/LUCOM Marketing Along with all medical schools nationally, Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) celebrated its fourth-year student-doctor class on Friday, March 18, during the annual Match Day. The day is a culmination of medical schools guiding their senior students through the four-year curriculum. The event is a significant milestone for medical students […]

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LUCOM Hosts Dr. James Avery for Annual Medical Bioethics Symposium, Reality of Marijuana

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing At the beginning of the month, the Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) Medical Library hosted its annual Medical Bioethics Symposium with invited guest speaker James A. Avery, MD, CMD, FAAHPM, FCCP, FACP. His presentation titled Marijuana: An Honest Look at the World’s Most Misunderstood Weed was specifically chosen as […]

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LUCOM Earns First Place in Annual VCOM Research Day

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing As Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) continues to grow and develop its research program, so does its students’ involvement in high-quality faculty research projects. On Feb. 25, during the annual Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) Research Recognition Day, Liberty University was well represented with 15 osteopathic medical […]

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LUCOM students partner with Gospel Community Church to serve community

Chris Breedlove, LUCOM Marketing Last month, the Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) Medical Outreach Community Interest (MOCI) committee and group volunteered at the Connecting Point Pantry, a ministry of Gospel Community Church, in Lynchburg, Va. The time was meant to share the connecting love of Christ to the underserved of the local community […]

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LUCOM hosts Liberty University Pre-Medical Honor Society for “Operation Sparky”

Chris Breedlove, Director of Marketing Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) held its first evening open house of the year for the Liberty University Pre-Medical Honor Society (PMHS) on Thursday, Feb. 3. The event, referred to as “Operation Sparky,” was designed to give undergraduate students who plan to practice medicine an inside look at […]

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