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Fourth module now available in AOA COVID-19 Clinical Challenge webinar series

The AOA is offering a series of on-demand webinars titled The COVID-19 Clinical Challenge: Core Principles & Practices for Osteopathic Physicians. The following four are each available on AOA Online Learning free of charge and have each been designated for 0.25 AOA Category 1-B credits. Module 1 – COVID-19 Primer: Facts and Risks Course description: … Read More

AOA Staff

09.10.20

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Earn up to 30 category 1A credits at the can’t-miss virtual CME event of the year! Join us for OMED 2020, Oct. 15-18

Registration is now open for virtual OMED 2020 on Oct. 15-18! In a historic year that has brought many personal and professional challenges, the AOA invites you to pause and reflect to envision a path to success. Join your colleagues to recharge, connect, and gain the critical continuing medical education you need. Register now for OMED 2020, the … Read More

AOA Staff

09.21.20

The DO

A DO is in the Grey’s Anatomy writers’ room

In her role as a Surgical Communications Fellow, Carisa Champion, DO, JD, MPH, consults on the medical aspects of the show and is also helping write scripts.

The DO

09.18.20

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Accreditation decisions for colleges of osteopathic medicine

CHICAGO—September 15, 2020—The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) today announced accreditation decisions made at its August 21-22, 2020 meeting. Reviews: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine RVUCOM (Parker, CO) – the COCA reviewed a request for approval of a substantive change (planned class size increase) and requested that RVUCOM submit … Read More

AOA Media Team

09.15.20

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Australia will recognize COMLEX-USA, AOA residency, as criteria for initial licensure

Change comes after three years of advocacy by the AOA and other leaders in the osteopathic medical profession.

The DO

09.15.20

AOA

America’s frontline physicians call on Congress to support immunization infrastructure and COVID-19 vaccine development

This letter, written on behalf of 590,000 physicians and medical students represented by six medical associations including the AOA, requests that Congress supports the nation’s immunization infrastructure and the physicians who deliver needed vaccinations to America’s children and families. A copy of the letter is below: Sept. 10, 2020 The Honorable Mitch McConnell Majority Leader … Read More

AOA Staff

09.15.20

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