Pacific College of Oriental Medicine's Awards
Pacific College received the required approval from state education departments and ACAOM to offer several new degrees.
Associate of Applied Science (Holistic Health Science)
Associate of Science (Massage Therapy/Asian Bodywork)
Bachelor of Professional Studies (Asian Holistic Health and Massage)
Associate of Occupational Studies (Massage Therapies)
Associate of Applied Science (Massage Therapies)
The San Diego and Chicago campuses were both reaccredited by the ACAOM and the DAOM program received accreditation for the first time in 2008.
PCOM is a supporting school member of the American Oriental Bodywork Therapy Association (AOBTA)
Pacific College was named Best Alternative Medicine at a Reasonable Price by San Diego Magazine 2005.
PCOM's clinic won the Best of the West award in 2000, 2002, and 2003 for best curriculum and clinical training by Traditional Chinese Medicine World.
2009 Medical Library Association Research and Demonstration Award "Digital Preservation Pilot Project: Conversion of Audiotapes to CD Format" presented to Naomi C. Broering MLS, MA, FACMI, Dean of Libraries, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, at MLA Annual Conference,May 2009.
2008-2010 "San Diego HIV/ AIDS Health Information Literacy Service," an AIDS Community Information Outreach Program. National Library of Medicine, Special Information Service # HHSN2762008800514P, Award amount $59,995.
2008 "Improving the Library's Access Services" a Technology Improvement Award,, # TECH 508 from the NLM, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Greater Midwest Region, Chicago Campus Library. Award amount $4,900.
2007 Computer Equipment for Library Research Instruction, the NLM National Network of Libraries of Medicine, MidAtlantic Region, New York Campus Library. Award amount $1,000.
2008-2009 Empowering the Community with Health Literacy, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, NLM #5415-S-JC037 Award amount $6,000
2008 American Library Association, Selected to Present Poster on Library Project "Bring Health Information to their Fingertips: Empowering the Community"
2006-2007 Health Information Literacy Outreach Community Service, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, NLM number 5415 S HB876. Award amount $6,000.
NCLIS 2006 Health Award, Top Ten of Nation's Libraries in Outreach Services awarded in Washington DC, to the library of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. Plaque and photos in Library lobby.
California State Library Health Award 2006 to the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.
2005-2006 Consumer Health Information Community Service, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, NLM number 5415 GFB715 amount $6,000
2004- 2006 Senior Health Project: Electronic Access to Health Information, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, NLM award number 5415 G FB342 amount $40,000
2003 Medical Library Association Noyes Award for Highest Professional Achievement granted to Naomi C. Broering, MLS, MA, FACMI, Dean of Libraries, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.