AOA

On-demand CME available — The Present and Future of HPV Cancer Prevention

The AOA, in partnership with Miller Medical Communications, LLC, and with support from an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc., is now offering an online learning activity sharing current, relevant, evidence-based information on the infectious and malignant burden of HPV. This course covers the life course of HPV patients of both sexes, the efficacy … Read More

AOA Staff

01.20.21

AOA

Registration for Virtual DO Day 2021 now open

Registration is now open for Virtual DO Day 2021, the premier osteopathic advocacy event of the year. Don’t miss this opportunity to engage lawmakers on legislation vital to the practice and principles of osteopathic medicine.

AOA Staff

01.20.21

The DO

How to prepare your best possible Match rank order list

Three physician experts offer their advice for this year’s highly unusual Match cycle. Get their opinions on fellowships, backup plans, doing things virtually and more.

The DO Staff

01.14.21

AOA

Register for Wednesday’s live webinar on billing & coding changes

The next AOA/AOIA webinar will be hosted live on Zoom on Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. CT. AOA Category 2-A is CME available and it costs $50 AOA members, and $75 for non-members. Visit AOA Online Learning for more details. Jan. 13 at 7 p.m. CT: E/M office visits: making it work in your practice The … Read More

AOA Staff

01.13.21

News Releases

AOA files suit against ABIM

CHICAGO—January 7, 2021—The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and seven individual physicians, who serve as ACGME program directors in internal medicine residency training programs or internal medicine subspecialty fellowships, have filed suit against the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) in the U.S. District Court in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The lawsuit challenges a policy announced by the … Read More

AOA Media Team

01.07.21

AOA

Bureau of Emerging Leaders DO Day Scholarship applications now due Jan. 29

The AOA is now accepting applications for the Bureau of Emerging Leaders (BEL) DO Day Scholarship, which provides opportunities for osteopathic residents and fellows to attend this year’s virtual DO Day on Capitol Hill, set for March 7-8, 2021. The ideal scholarship candidate will be interested in advocacy engagement and public policy, and ideally will … Read More

AOA Staff

01.06.21

AOA

Compendium of behavioral health integration resources now available

The Behavioral Health Integration (BHI) Compendium provides accessible, detailed information on the steps required to integrate behavioral health into your practice. Download the full Compendium, or read a high-level overview of its contents. To learn how physicians can incorporate the behavioral health care lessons of the Compendium into their practices during COVID-19 and beyond, check … Read More

AOA Staff

01.04.21

News Releases

AOA statement regarding vaccine misinformation and hoaxes

Statement attributable to AOA President Thomas Ely, DO, and AOA CEO Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD: CHICAGO—December 23, 2020—In a landmark effort that united the medical field, research community, pharmaceutical industry and government, a series of vaccines have been developed and approved by the FDA that will help prevent the further spread of COVID-19, reducing disease … Read More

AOA Media Team

12.23.20

The DO

CDC advisory committee recommends Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and next phases of vaccination after emergency meetings

In an emergency meeting on Dec. 19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) approved new recommendations for the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, which recently received FDA emergency approval for people age 18 and older. It is also recommending that it be added to the CDC’s 2021 Adult and … Read More

The DO Staff

12.22.20