AACOM Launches New Web Section: Diversity in Osteopathic Medical Education


heck out the newest addition to the AACOM website, the Diversity in Osteopathic Medical Education web page. The new section highlights diversity along the osteopathic medical education (OME) spectrum and features news, programs, and influencers of diversity in osteopathic medicine.

Our new Diversity web page serves as a resource for prospective and current students, faculty and administration, and the osteopathic community and beyond to learn, share, and help promote the importance of diversity in OME. To accomplish this, the interactive Diversity landing page comprises a variety of content and media including:

Joseph Johnson

The feature story,
 From a Dream to a DO, and podcast interview from one DO student's perspective.

Coming Soon:
 "Beyond Skin Deep: Promoting Diversity in Medical School," t
he perspective of the first African American female to be appointed dean of a U.S. medical college.

Additional Featured Sections:

  • Advocacy
  • Data & Research
  • Diversity at the COMs
  • Perspectives on Diversity
  • Student Resources and Support
  • And more

Get involved and learn more by visiting AACOM’s Diversity in Osteopathic Medical Education web page.

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January 2016
Vol.10, No. 1