Pre-Conference Workshops Revealed for 2017 Annual Conference

AACOM and AODME are pleased to offer our popular pre-conference workshops to kick-start this year’s Joint Annual Conference on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

Reserve your spot in this year’s professional development workshops during online registration, opening this month! Here's a sneak peek at the pre-conference series:

Implementing a New COMLEX-USA Master Blueprint & Enhancing the COMAT Program
Join us for this interactive workshop and discover new enhancements and changes to the NBOME Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX-USA) and Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Achievement Test (COMAT) programs. This two-part educational leadership workshop is designed for deans, faculty, and advisors at colleges of osteopathic medicine, as well as program directors and other professionals involved in graduate medical education.  More info

Osteopathic Recognition: Intensive Peer-to-Peer Workshop for Completing the Osteopathic Recognition Application
Deepen your conference experience by investing in a four-hour workshop focused on the osteopathic recognition application with guidance and insights from peers who have attained osteopathic recognition for their programs. Moderated by peers and experts on osteopathic training, attendees will walk away with tangible ideas to strengthen their program's osteopathic recognition application. More info

Training the Osteopathic Professions Core Educators (TOPCE) Workshop
This full-day workshop will offer thought leadership on the following topics in osteopathic medical education:

  • Maintaining and Expanding the Educational Mission as an Educator in the Osteopathic Profession
  • Qualifications for Teaching: What Clinical Faculty Need to Know
  • EPAs in UME and GME
  • Models for Osteopathic Integration
  • Leadership 101 for Faculty
  • Assessment: Pearls for Successful Assessment in Osteopathic Medical Education
  • Challenges in Developing an Excellent Osteopathic Physician When They Become a Difficult Learner [Remediation]
  • ARCH Feedback Model
  • More info

New! Check out the 2017 Schedule at a Glance. Pre-conference workshop space is limited—sign up early and don't miss the chance to participate in these exclusive opportunities! 

Opportunities for Exhibitors and Sponsors

Benefit from OME insights and gain a competitive edge in serving U.S. colleges of osteopathic medicine through the Joint 2017 Annual Conference Exhibit and Sponsorship Program. Reserve a booth or sponsorship today!

Get full details and conference updates at AACOM’s Annual Conference web section.


Vol. 1, No. 1
January 12, 2017