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Record Applications to Osteopathic Medical Schools, Reflections on World Immunization Week and More

You'll also read about Educating Leaders 2021 awardees, AACOM's faculty development survey and campus news including vaccination stories.

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April 29, 2021

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From the President

Dr. Robert Cain, AACOM President and CEO, commemorates World Immunization Week and praises the osteopathic medical and interprofessional response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

AACOM Press Releases

“We are gratified that the upward trend we’ve seen in recent years has continued, and that more and more students are choosing osteopathic medical education,” said Dr. Cain.

AACOM's Adaptive Workgroups

In commemoration of National Interprofessional Healthcare Month, we reflect on the origins, successes and future directions of AACOM’s interprofessional adaptive workgroup, Students Assist America.

Awards & Leadership

The Association of American Medical Colleges has recognized the Residency and Career Services at the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine as the winner of the Careers in Medicine Program Award.

In case you missed the awards ceremony at Educating Leaders 2021, discover the distinguished individuals who were recognized by AACOM. You'll also read about the sessions led by AACOM's councils.

Student Highlights

Every year we are honored to celebrate Match Day with our osteopathic medical students. Watch and share this short video recognizing the growth of the profession and the students leading this year's Match Day success.

Medical Education

Participate in an important survey about strategies to support faculty as they improve the learning environments at their colleges of osteopathic medicine. Your response is integral to helping AACOM advance student learning and faculty teaching.

News Briefs

Funding Opportunity

The goal of Health Equity Scholars for Action is to support the career development and academic advancement of researchers from historically underrepresented backgrounds who conduct health equity research. Submit letters of intent by June 16.

AOGME Webinars

The COVID-19 pandemic sparked growth in the use of telehealth in graduate medical education (GME) programs. Join Dr. Lauren Snyder of Spectrum Health Family Medicine Residency on May 26 at 4:00 PM ET as she discusses best practices in telehealth for GME programs.

Campus Roundup

You'll also read about the AZCOM/MWU students selected as OMM Scholars, UNTHSC/TCOM students who served on a medical mission trip, VCOM-Carolinas’ Pediatric and Neonatal Bootcamp for second-year students and more.

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