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Kathleen Creason named AOIA executive director

By AOA Media Team


CHICAGO–September 23, 2019–The American Osteopathic Information Association Board of Directors today named Kathleen Creason its new executive director.

Kathleen spent 15 years as executive director of the Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California (OPSC), where she strengthened the association and raised the visibility of osteopathic medicine in California. During her tenure, OPSC doubled its membership, developed value-added programs and services, and achieved financial stability.

In 2018, Kathleen was awarded a Distinguished Service Certificate, the highest honor bestowed by the American Osteopathic Association. The AOIA welcomes Kathleen home to the osteopathic family, where she will work in partnership with the AOA from its Chicago headquarters.

Kathleen will report to AOA CEO Kevin Klauer, DO. The AOIA and AOA work collaboratively to enhance member services for AOA members and protect the practice environment for all osteopathic physicians and students. Kathleen is expected to start her new role in the next few weeks.

About the American Osteopathic Information Association

The American Osteopathic Information Association (AOIA) is a not-for-profit trade association formed in 2000 to advance the use of information technology in the practice of osteopathic medicine.  It is a 501(c)(6) tax-exempt trade association. To learn more, visit https://aoiassn.org.