Welcome to Seattle!

seattle.jpgPosted Oct. 25, 2014

Unpack your favorite umbrella and get ready to be inspired at the world's biggest gathering of DOs. Yesterday, DOs and osteopathic medical students representing the National Osteopathic Medical Association (NOMA) conducted  free health screenings at Seattle's Union Gospel Mission. In the evening, the American Osteopathic Foundation's Honors 2014 lauded examples of excellence in the profession. Here's a look at some of the events going on today:

  • OMED Exhibit Hall opens (10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Level 4, 4A/B)

  • Practice management programs on ICD-10, coding best practices and the patient-centered practice  (8 a.m. - 5 p.m. WSCC 611-614)

  • Family Practice Nuts and Bolts dual credit CME program offered by the Cleveland Clinic in conjunction with the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (8 a.m. - 5:45 pm., WSCC Room 6A/B)

  • International Seminar, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. A discussion on the Ebola virus will take place from 2:40 - 3:20 p.m. (WSCC 606-607)

  • AOA Research Conference, 8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. (WSCC Room 2A/B)

  • Lunch & Learn Proouct Theater - Addressing Chronic Weight Management with Targeted Pharmacotherapy (12:15 - 1 p.m. Level 4, 4F)

  • Public Health Seminar (1:30 - 5:30 p.m.), which will explore population-targeted health care (WSCC Level 6, room 6C)

  • AOA Welcome Reception, 6-9 p.m. at Seattle's Experience Music Project, which will feature food, drinks and fun entertainment

To learn more, view the OMED program or use the OMED 2014 app to create a personalized agenda. ​