American Osteopathic Association

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COCA Standards Forum

Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) Standards Forum
Friday, Dec. 2, 2016
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. CT
Hilton Chicago O’Hare Airport

COCA Standards Forum Agenda
Letter to COCA Standards Forum Attendees

A Standards Forum comprised of COM representatives and other stakeholders in osteopathic predoctoral education will be held on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, to discuss topics related to Accreditation of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine: COM Accreditation Standards. It will be an opportunity to introduce and discuss the proposed revisions to the document.

Materials for discussion will be posted at the end of November. There will be a written commentary period after the forum. 

Participants in the Standards Forum are responsible for their own travel and hotel expenses. Hotel reservations can be made online.

If you have any questions, please contact Maria Kozicz at 312-202-8124 or