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Imposter Syndrome: preventing it, overcoming it and the link to burnout

When a physician feels like a phony, it can create a ripple effect. Learn how imposter syndrome affects the care you provide and tips for overcoming imposter syndrome.

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08.15.18

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Best in care: U.S. News & World Report rated the 20 best hospitals for 2018-19

After evaluating nearly 5,000 hospitals, find out which hospitals were named America’s best hospitals, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. In order to qualify, these hospitals had to also rank in one or more of the 16 specialties that U.S. News assesses and rate as high-performing in one or more of nine procedures … Read More

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08.14.18

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For members: View FAQ for details of AOA lawsuit settlement

Member login required: Learn details of the settlement and view frequently asked questions about decoupling and the impact on membership.

AOA Staff

08.14.18

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Med schools with the most first-choice residency placements: 6 DO schools in top 10

DO schools lead the way, filling more than half of this year’s top 10 ranking from U.S. News and World Report. See who made the list.

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08.08.18

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Looking ahead: AOA President William S. Mayo, DO, outlines agenda for presidency

In his inaugural speech as AOA president, Dr. Mayo outlined his plans to improve AOA board certification and member benefits this year.

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08.01.18

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Come together! Join thousands of DOs at OMED, Oct. 5-9 in San Diego

Get ready for five days of inspiration, connection and medical education at OMED 18, set for Oct. 5-9 in San Diego. Hear from dynamic speakers, network, collaborate and celebrate alongside thousands of like-minded DOs and osteopathic medical students.

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07.13.18

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