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Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, KHN and others cover osteopathic medicine after media missteps

Top-tier news outlets publish in-depth and accurate descriptions of who DOs are and what they do.

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10.29.20

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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.

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09.18.20

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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.

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09.15.20

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DO from Netflix’s Lenox Hill discusses practicing medicine on camera

The show, currently available for streaming, follows the professional (and often personal) lives of four New York City physicians in a major hospital.

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08.14.20

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What we know about COVID-19 immunity

While much remains unknown about COVID-19 immunity, a renowned DO immunologist shares the best information we have at this time.

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07.28.20

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Primary care is safe and essential during the COVID-19 pandemic, DOs attest

Delaying necessary care raises significant concerns about patient health, especially for patients with chronic health conditions.

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07.14.20

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5 things to know about C. diff

To help physicians across all specialties better understand this increasingly common infection, the AOA has sponsored a three-module CME course, which provides updated recommendations regarding the proper procedures for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of C. diff. Hear from a C. diff expert on why it’s so important for all physicians to be familiar with it.

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06.26.20

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5 ways to combat racism and be an ally to African-Americans in the health care setting

DOs share recommendations on how physicians and medical students can take a stand against injustice.

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06.16.20

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The most competitive specialties for PGY1s and PGY2s in the 2020 NRMP Match

Neurological surgery and plastic surgery are among the most competitive specialties this year. See which others are on the list.

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06.10.20