American Osteopathic Association


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American Osteopathic Association

The primary professional organisation for osteopathic physicians in North America, which promotes education about osteopathy and acts in the interests of its practitioners.

American Osteopathic Association

The primary professional organization for osteopathic physicians, which promotes education about osteopathy, and acts in the interests of its practitioners. See Osteopathy. Cf American Academy of Osteopathy.

American Osteopathic Association,

n.pr an organization that promotes the development and progression of osteopathic medicine and serves as a professional society for osteopathic practitioners within the United States. It also provides accreditation for Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, osteopathic internship and residency programs, and healthcare facilities. The organization annually publishes the comprehensive
Glossary of Osteopathic Terminology. Also called
AOA.
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Representing more than 70,000 osteopathic physicians (DOs) around the world, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) serves as the professional family for all DOs and osteopathic medical students.
Juhasz, president of the American Osteopathic Association.
MCH is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association, and affiliated with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), the country's largest medical school, based on student enrollment.
The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) represents more than 122,000 osteopathic physicians (DOs) and osteopathic medical students; promotes public health; encourages scientific research; serves as the primary certifying body for DOs; is the accrediting agency for osteopathic medical schools; and has federal authority to accredit hospitals and other health care facilities.
The American Osteopathic Association has stated that international medicine is an important part of physician training.
He is Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Association in Urologic Surgery.
She also serves on the Council for International Osteopathic Medical Education & Affairs of the American Osteopathic Association.
CHICAGO -- The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) has selected HealthFusion for an exclusive strategic partnership to promote adoption of electronic health records (EHRs).
21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Understanding that parents and physicians play a vital role in the healthy development of children, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the Erikson Institute announced a partnership to help kids reach their greatest potential.
It has been fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education for more than 30 years and was awarded accreditation by the American Osteopathic Association in 2008.
It's important for people to know that we remain fully accredited by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association," said Jim Nemitz, Ph.
The American Osteopathic Association, which represents 44,000 osteopathic physicians, has called for the withdrawal of the U.

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