LECOM Continues as Association Title Sponsor
The Pennsylvania Golf Association is proud to continue its partnership with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) in support of all Association Championships and qualifying events.
“We are extremely grateful to have LECOM as our title sponsor again for the 2018 season. The support has been phenomenal and certainly adds to the experience that we can provide for all our competitors and champions,” said Ken Phillips, the Association’s President.
“LECOM is ever committed to emphasizing the significance of health and wellness in the field of sports,” said John M. Ferretti, D.O., President of LECOM. “Like our accomplished scholars, the extraordinary abilities of those on the golf course are honed, polished, and tempered to bring forth the best in their field.”
The College will again be the presenting sponsor for each event on the Pennsylvania Golf Association schedule. In addition, they will join with UPMC Pinnacle in support of the 78th Dressler Championship and 2018 Junior Championship, as well as three Harrisburg-area qualifying events.
In just 25 years, the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) has grown to become the largest and one of the most affordable medical colleges in the country. Enrollment in the College of Osteopathic Medicine, School of Pharmacy, School of Dental Medicine and Master’s Degree Programs has surpassed 4100 students at campuses in Erie and Greensburg, Pa. and Bradenton, Fla. More than 10,000 LECOM graduates are providing health care to patients across the United States.The College of Osteopathic Medicine and School of Pharmacy attract more applicants than any other program in the country by offering innovative, student-centered and affordable degree programs. LECOM medical college tuition is the second lowest private college tuition in the country and LECOM consistently ranks in the top ten programs for graduating primary care physicians. In addition to providing healthcare providers to serve patient needs, the College also offers master’s degree programs to prepare professionals who can run the business of health care, serve the patient’s best interests and teach future physicians, pharmacists and dentists.LECOM is the core of an osteopathic academic health center. LECOM Health is a highly innovative health care and education system that strives to add to the quality of life of our neighbors by bringing total health care to the community. Members of LECOM Health include the College, Millcreek Community Hospital, Corry Memorial Hospital, the clinical practices of Medical Associates of Erie, LECOM Senior Living Center, LECOM Senior Living Communities, LECOM Medical Fitness and Wellness Center, LECOM Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Lifeworks Erie, and Visiting Nurses Association of Erie County.As LECOM continues to contribute to health and wellbeing for everyone, it looks forward to continued growth and preparation of future healthcare providers to provide quality care for generations to come.For more information on the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, please visit lecom.edu.
The Pennsylvania Golf Association (PAGA) is the authoritative body of amateur golf in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In that role, PAGA promotes growth, preserves traditions and protects the integrity of the game, in accordance with the Rules adopted by the United States Golf Association. To fulfill its purpose, the PAGA conducts state championships and offers other relevant services to its members and the golfing community regarding common concerns, and assists them in promoting, perpetuating and enjoying the game.