Periodically, the AOA considers updates to its policies. Members of the public are invited to review the proposed policy changes and submit comments.
Proposed changes to AOA policy are posted for a review and public comment period. The following items are open for public comment.
Consistent with the requirements for amending the Constitution of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), proposed amendments to the AOA Constitution, Bylaws, and Code of Ethics have been submitted to the AOA chief executive officer. The CEO has arranged for their publication in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association before the Annual Meeting of the AOA House of Delegates (HOD), which will occur Friday, July 26, through Sunday, July 28, 2019, at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Hotel.
All amendments require a two-thirds vote by the HOD for approval. Old material is crossed out and new material is capitalized.
The following document has been updated since it was originally published. It is being provided for public comment:
The comment period will close Tuesday, June 25, 2019. Please note “Comments on Proposed C&B Amendments” in the subject line.