News Releases

American Osteopathic Association supports review of cannabis classification

CHICAGO—August 15, 2018—The American Osteopathic Association supports a review of the classification of cannabis to facilitate advancement in clinical, public health, patient safety and health policy research, according to a resolution approved by the AOA House of Delegates. The resolution also encourages the National Institutes of Health to support development of clinical research studies. The … Read More

AOA Media Team

08.15.18

The DO

Higher learning: Take your career to the next level with AOA Advanced Degrees.

This new program for AOA members offers significant discounts on tuition for professional degree programs, such as Master in Health Administration and Master in Business Administration. Learn more during a “Virtual Open House” on Tuesday, Sept. 11.

The DO

08.15.18

The DO

Imposter Syndrome: preventing it, overcoming it and the link to burnout

When a physician feels like a phony, it can create a ripple effect. Learn how imposter syndrome affects the care you provide and tips for overcoming imposter syndrome.

The DO

08.15.18

The DO

Best in care: U.S. News & World Report rated the 20 best hospitals for 2018-19

After evaluating nearly 5,000 hospitals, find out which hospitals were named America’s best hospitals, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. In order to qualify, these hospitals had to also rank in one or more of the 16 specialties that U.S. News assesses and rate as high-performing in one or more of nine procedures … Read More

The DO

08.14.18

AOA

For members: View FAQ for details of AOA lawsuit settlement

Member login required: Learn details of the settlement and view frequently asked questions about decoupling and the impact on membership.

AOA Staff

08.14.18

The DO

CrossFit nation: 5 things to know about your patient who enjoys CrossFit but has an injury

In this article, author Jason Dapore, DO, a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician and CrossFit participant, describes how the nature of CrossFit allows patients to participate while recovering from an injury.

The DO

08.10.18

The DO

Med schools with the most first-choice residency placements: 6 DO schools in top 10

DO schools lead the way, filling more than half of this year’s top 10 ranking from U.S. News and World Report. See who made the list.

The DO

08.08.18

The DO

Health care in America: See where your state landed in a new WalletHub analysis of health care delivery across the nation

Seeking to understand where Americans receive the best health care, personal finance website WalletHub examined costs, access to care and outcomes via 40 different metrics in each state. Here’s its list of best and worst states for health care in 2018.

The DO

08.08.18

The DO

Looking ahead: AOA President William S. Mayo, DO, outlines agenda for presidency

In his inaugural speech as AOA president, Dr. Mayo outlined his plans to improve AOA board certification and member benefits this year.

The DO

08.01.18