From the President

Stephen C. Shannon, DO, MPH

Osteopathic Medicine: A Growing Profession

Dr. Shannon congratulates newly graduated DOs, and discusses the growth of osteopathic medical education and how it will help mitigate physician shortages. Read more

News and Events

Two New Reports Focus on Interprofessional Education

Four domains of core competencies were proposed by an expert panel appointed by six health professions associations, and action strategies to implement them also were released. Read more

2012 AACOMAS Application Now Open

The centralized application service for the nation’s osteopathic medical schools is accepting applications for fall 2012. Read more 
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Blue Ribbon Commission Meets

The joint AACOM-AOA Commission was formed to identify unique opportunities for the osteopathic profession to offer leadership in medical education to improve the health of the U.S. population. Read more

AACOM Announces 2011 Mini-Grant Awardees and New Funding

The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation recently announced it will provide $150,000 for AACOM’s research grants program over the next three years. Read more

COMs Celebrate Commencement

Nearly 4,200 osteopathic students graduated, and three COMs held their inaugural commencements. Read more

Pikeville College to Become University of Pikeville

With the addition of a Master of Business Administration program, the school will change its name, effective July 1, 2011. Read more

Leadership Update

UNE names Dora Anne Mills, MD, MPH, new VP for Clinical Affairs. Read more

Joint Call for Papers on Integrating Primary Care and Public Health

Submissions coauthored by professionals in primary care and public health fields are encouraged.Manuscripts are due on August 1, 2011. Read more