To ensure colleges of osteopathic medicine produce the best trained and motivated osteopathic physicians, AACOM is committed to identifying, training, and supporting the most promising deans and others in COM leadership.

– Stephen C. Shannon, DO, MPH, AACOM President and CEO


Leadership Development Opportunities for the
Osteopathic Medical and Medical Education Community

The AACOM Leadership Institute was founded to offer leadership development opportunities to leaders and aspiring leaders in the osteopathic medical and medical education community. The goal is to cultivate strong leaders to meet key areas of need in the growing and dynamic osteopathic profession. 

The Institute offers a variety of programs based on a range of career stages and trajectories. Current program offerings include: