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Event Sponsor: American Academy of Osteopathy

Return to Vitality: Circulation, Respiration

Vitality is something we experience on a daily basis. We see it in newborns, young children, plants and other living things, yet we have no way to measure it other than comparing it to itself: youth vs. aging, healthy vs. ill, etc. In this three-day class, attendees will explore the most current scientific research, osteopathic … Read More


Traditional Osteopathic Techniques of Carl Philip McConnell, DO

This course will explore the traditional osteopathic thought, approach and technique of Carl McConnell, DO, a premier osteopathic clinician who, at the time of his death, was thought to best have understood Dr. Still’s teaching. The course is designed to lead participants through approaches requiring increasing palpatory appreciation for precision, specificity and anatomical localization. Dr. … Read More


Myofascial Release

The goal of this course is to help participants continuously consider the functional reasons for pain and to find function rather than to eliminate pain. This course will help participants acquire a working knowledge of how myofascial release palpatory and treatment techniques can be used alone or in conjunction with other manual medicine methodologies. This … Read More


AAO 2019 Convocation Leading, Expanding and Cutting: The Edges of Osteopathic Medicine

The AAO’s 2019 Convocation, chaired by Rebecca E. Giusti, DO, will highlight how technology and research are demonstrating the importance and efficacy of osteopathic medicine. Osteopathic medicine has never been as relevant as it is today. Despite the many changes in the landscape of health care, osteopathic medicine continues to emerge and expand as a … Read More


Visceral Lymphatics

Kenneth J. Lossing, DO, is course director for this Pre-Convocation course.