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Community Health Centers Encouraged to Screen for Hepatitis C on Birth Year Criteria

The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association study finds few community health center patients born between 1945 and 1965 were tested for the silent killer   CHICAGO—January 4, 2015— Researchers found that only 8.3 percent of the 60,722 eligible patients at 14 community health centers were screened for hepatitis C virus (HCV) according to 2013 … Read More

AOA Media Team

01.05.15

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College of Osteopathic Medicine and Branch Campuses Receive Accreditation Recognition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Oct. 3, 2014 (CHICAGO)— The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following actions at its Sept. 6-7, 2014 meeting: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine-Virginia (Blacksburg, Virginia) and its branch campus Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine-Carolinas (Spartanburg, South Carolina) – continuing accreditation; Edward Via College … Read More

AOA Media Team

10.03.14

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Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Receive Recognition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 3, 2014 (CHICAGO)—The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its May 3-4, 2014 meeting: William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine (Hattiesburg, Miss.) – initial accreditation; A.T. Still University- Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (Kirksville, Mo.) – continuing accreditation;  Midwestern University /Arizona College … Read More

AOA Media Team

06.03.14

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Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Receives Permission to Begin Operations in Warrensville Heights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 2, 2014 (CHICAGO) — The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its Dec. 7-8, 2013 meeting: The Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (Athens, Ohio) received permission to begin operations, including student recruitment, admissions, and instruction at its additional location in Warrensville … Read More

AOA Media Team

01.02.14

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Middletown Branch of Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine

​FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Oct. 7, 2013       (CHICAGO) — The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its Sept. 7-8, 2013 meeting: Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City received permission to begin operations, including student recruitment, admissions, and instruction at its additional location in Middletown, N.Y. The COCA is … Read More

AOA Media Team

10.07.13

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College of Osteopathic Medicine Receives Recognition

​FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   May 23, 2013 (CHICAGO) — The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its May 4-5, 2013 meeting: Continuing provisional accreditation was granted to William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Miss. The COCA is recognized by the United States Department of Education … Read More

AOA Media Team

05.23.13

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College of Osteopathic Medicine Receives Initial Pre-Accreditation Recognition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 20, 2012 (CHICAGO) — The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its Dec. 1-2, 2012 meeting: Pre-accreditation status was granted to: Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (Lynchburg, Va.), effective Dec. 7, 2012. The COCA is recognized by the United States Department of Education … Read More

AOA Media Team

12.20.12

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Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Receive Recognition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                           Oct. 7, 2012                                                             (CHICAGO) — The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its Sept. 8-9, 2012 meeting: Continuing Accreditation was granted to: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Philadelphia) and its branch Georgia Campus-Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Suwanee, Ga.). The Accreditation of parent Western … Read More

AOA Media Team

10.07.12

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Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Receive Recognition

​FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   May 17, 2012   (CHICAGO) — The American Osteopathic Association’s Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) took the following action at its April 21-22, 2012 meeting: Pre-accreditation status with permission to recruit but not to admit students or offer instruction, in effect from April 22, 2012 to June 30, 2012, was granted to: … Read More

AOA Media Team

05.17.12