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Author: Vicki Martinka

JAOA

Education, gender may affect adherence to Mediterranean diet, JAOA study finds

Women are three times more likely than men to follow the diet, while college grads are seven times more likely, according to research in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.

JAOA

03.21.19

The DO

Words of wisdom: The best advice students received about the Match

Watch this video as recently matched med students share their advice on how to get the residency you want and what you should do now to get there.

The DO

03.20.19

The DO

An emergency physician and health care executive will be the AOA’s next CEO

Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP, will begin on or before May 31, as the AOA’s incoming CEO. As CEO, Dr. Klauer will oversee strategy, operations, organizational growth and advocacy for the osteopathic profession.

The DO

03.20.19

The DO

From agony to advocacy: How two DOs survived the loss of their two-year-old daughter

Denise Wunderler, DO, and her husband Mike Savino, DO, learned about Sudden Unexplained Death in Children in the most tragic way. Now they are on a mission to educate others about the term.

The DO

03.20.19

The DO

More than 5,000 DO students and grads match in largest NRMP Match ever

A record high number of DO students and graduates participated in this year’s NRMP Match. Nearly 85 percent of DO student and graduate applicants successfully matched, a record-high as well.

The DO

03.15.19

The DO

Certification news: AOA board certification will soon include two pathways

In the near future, candidates will be given the choice to become board certified in the osteopathic practice of their specialty or to become board certified in their specialty only.

The DO

03.14.19

The DO

A twist on patient care: 5 things to know about direct primary care

For a flat monthly fee, this practice model offers patients direct, unlimited access to their primary care physicians with longer appointment times and no insurance billing.

The DO

03.13.19

The DO

Eight DO schools rank in top 10 for producing the most primary care residents

For the second year in a row, LMU-DCOM tops U.S. News’ list of schools with the most graduates going to primary care residencies.

The DO

03.13.19

The DO

Single GME update: Over 1,600 new positions added to formerly AOA-only programs

More training positions are now available to DOs while nearly 40% of all ACGME programs now have at least one DO in training.

The DO

03.12.19