Stay Up To Date on DOs in the News
May 20: Stay connected to media coverage of DOs and osteopathic medicine by subscribing to the Osteopathic Medicine in the News e-newsletter. Subscribers receive a twice-monthly roundup of recent media coverage. Learn more and subscribe today.
Earn CME at ROME New England
May 16: The AOA's Regional Osteopathic Medical Education (ROME) New England conference will take place Aug. 15-18 in Boston. Find out how to register and what to expect if you attend.
Register Now for OMT Coding Webinar
May 13: The webinar, which will take place May 23 at 8 p.m. EST, will examine key changes in the second edition of the AOA's Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) Coding Instructional Manual. Learn more and register.
BIOMEA Poster Session Seeking Student Submissions
May 10: Attention, osteopathic medical students: have you conducted research or participated in medical work abroad? If so, consider submitting a poster to the AOA Bureau on International Osteopathic Medical Education and Affairs' (BIOMEA) 15th Annual International Seminar poster session and competition. Learn more.
DOs Dish Out Diet Advice
May 6: Vegan, gluten-free, organic, unprocessed - the recommendations for what constitutes healthy food can seem endless. Check out the latest article in The DO to learn how some osteopathic physicians are helping patients make sense of conflicting nutritional information. Read more.
Road Trip Drawing to an End - Join Now!
April 29: The Are We There Yet? Osteopathic Family Road Trip is in its final stage, but there's still room for new passengers. By completing all five legs of the trip, you'll learn about important changes affecting the osteopathic medical profession and be eligible for the grand prize drawing. Learn more and get started.
What Will the Sunshine Act Mean for You?
April 24: The Physician Payments Sunshine Act, or Sunshine Act, will make information about interactions between physicians and biopharmaceutical professionals available to the public. View complete details, including dates and timelines, on the AOA's Sunshine Act page.
OMED 2013 Registration Now Open!
April 17: The AOA's Osteopathic Medical Conference & Exposition (OMED) 2013 will take place Sept. 30 - Oct. 4 in Las Vegas. The conference offers networking opportunities, the chance to view the latest therapeutic, technological and practice management products in the Exhibit Hall, and more than 40 AOA continuing medical education (CME) credits. Learn more and register today.
JAOA Releases Medical Education Issue
April 15: The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (JAOA) osteopathic medical education issue covers a wide range of topics, from AOA continuing medical education and specialty board certification to preparing future DOs for the rising number of older patients. Learn more.
Monograph Offers AOA Category 1-B CME Credits
April 10: The AOA's newest monograph, "Practical Steps to Improve Outcomes for Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD): A Whole Patient Approach," offers two AOA Category 1-B CME credits. Find out what's included in the monograph and get started.
AOA Accepting Distinguished Service Certificate Nominations
April 8: The AOA is now accepting nominations for the AOA Distinguished Certificate, the association's highest honor. Nominations must come from a state, specialty or non-practice osteopathic association, or a college of osteopathic medicine. Learn more about how to submit a nomination.