Empowering Tomorrow's Physicians: Osteopathic Excellence in Every Touch

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  • Commemorating 150 Years of Osteopathic Medicine

    On June 22, 1874, Dr. Andrew Taylor Still founded osteopathic medicine, emphasizing the body's natural healing ability. Join us to commemorate the 150th anniversary and celebrate osteopathy's lasting impact on healthcare.
  • Pride Month: Advocating for Acceptance & Inclusion

    Join us in honoring and promoting the visibility, equality and rights of the LGBTQ+ community.

  • Do You Have What It Takes to Be a DO?

    Are you interested in becoming a doctor of osteopathic medicine? Explore our site to learn more about schools across the country.
  • Thank You for Joining Us in Kansas City!

    Educating Leaders 2024 was a tremendous success! Stay tuned for updates on next year's event.
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  • AACOM Honors Pride Month graphic
  • Choose DO - Called to Care and Inspired to Cure
  • Educating Leaders 2025 Save the Date

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Membership Has Its Benefits

AACOM offers unique benefits for COM faculty, staff, students, residents and fellows. Discover resources to help advance your career across the osteopathic medical education continuum.

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Check Out The Latest Research

Out of 7,859 total DO graduates, more than 4,100 graduating seniors responded to the AACOM’s Graduating Senior Survey. Twenty-five percent reported entering an ACGME residency with osteopathic recognition. Fifty-four percent of these students plan to specialize in one of the primary care disciplines of family medicine, general internal medicine or general pediatrics.