Honor Roll: Guardians of the Profession Page ContentThe AOA is proud to recognize the following individuals as Guardians of the Profession. (Hidden) Content Editor The current browser does not support Web pages that contain the IFRAME element. To use this Web Part, you must use a browser that supports this element, such as Internet Explorer 7.0 or later. Share This Your browser does not support this functionality. (Hidden) Featured Guardians of the Profession The AOA is proud to recognize the following individuals as Guardians of the Profession. Make a Nomination Nominate online Download nomination form Home: Osteopathic Heroes and Guardians Meet the Guardians Karen J. Nichols, DO"Dr. Nichols has been an inspiration throughout my osteopathic medical education. Her dedication to our profession is evident through her tireless work and advocacy. She has been a strong proponent of osteopathic medical students. Her warmth and personal character make her a role model for young female student leaders." Joseph Glickel, DO (Deceased)"A small-town family physician, Dr. Glickel practiced in Pemberton, N.J. He always maintained a country doctor-style practice and mentored me, among others. He also gave to his community. He served as president of the New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons and an active member of the Masonic Lodge."