CME Opportunities from AAO Component Societies and Affiliates

The list below is provided as a courtesy. The AAO has not verified information provided by outside entities.

Events marked with an asterisk (*) are co-sponsored by the AAO.

For additional CME events not listed below, please visit the AOA Calendar of Events.

June 18-25, 2017
American Fascial Distortion Model Association
FDM at Sea
Course director: Todd A. Capistrant, DO, MHA
8 days, 7 nights aboard Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas
Ports of call: Galveston, Texas; Cozumel, Mexico; George Town, Grand Cayman; Falmouth, Jamaica
15 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.afdma.com.

July 12-16, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Foundations of Osteopathic Cranial Manipulative Medicine—The 40-Hour Course
Course director: R. Mitchell Hiserote, DO
Osteopathic Center San Diego
40 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Aug. 19-20, 2017
Rocky Mountain American Academy of Osteopathy
An Osteopathic Approach to the Eyes
Course director: Daniel Lopez, DO
Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Parker, Colorado
12 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at rockymountainaaa.wixsite.com.

Sept. 8-10, 2017
Indiana Academy of Osteopathy
The Bow and the Bowstring: From Postural Imbalance to Chronic Pain
Course director: Charles A. Beck, DO
Course faculty: William Scott Nall, DO, and Thurman V. Alvey III, DO, FAOASM
Village Osteopath in Noblesville, Indiana
24 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.indianaacademyofosteopathy.com.

Sept. 8-10, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Indirect, Functional Approach to Manual Medicine
Course directors: Harriet H. Shaw, DO, and Marcy Schlinger, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
22.5 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

Sept. 9, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
OMT for Systemic Disorders and Physiologic Functions: Cardiopulmonary & Immune Systems
Course director: Hollis H. King, DO, PhD, FAAO
Osteopathic Center San Diego
8 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Sept. 15-16, 2017
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Still Techniques for the Spine, Ribs and Pelvis:
Addressing Key Dysfunctions and Diagnosing and Treating With Still Technique

Course director: David B. Fuller, DO, FAAO
Course faculty: Richard L. Van Buskirk, DO, PhD, FAAO
Philadelphia
12 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.pcom.edu.

Sept. 22-26, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Craniosacral Techniques, Part II
Course director: Barbara J. Briner, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
35 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

Sept. 28–Oct. 1, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Advanced Explorations in Pediatric Osteopathy: Innovative Healing Approaches to Support Rapid Change in the Child
Course director: Shawn K. Centers, DO, MH, FACOP
Osteopathic Center San Diego
24 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Oct. 7, 2017
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
5th Annual OMM Skills Enhancement Course:
Clinical Update for Primary Care

Course director: Stevan A. Walkowski, DO
Course faculty: Jean S. Rettos, DO
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens
6 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.ohio.edu/medicine.

Oct. 7, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
OMT for Systemic Disorders and Physiological Functions: Gastrointestinal & Nervous Systems
Course director: Hollis H. King, DO, PhD, FAAO
Osteopathic Center San Diego
40 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Oct. 13-14, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Sequential Approach to Pediatric Osteopathy
Course directors: Mary Anne Morelli Haskell, DO, FACOP, and Julie Mai, DO
Osteopathic Center San Diego
16 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Oct. 13-17, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Direct Action Thrust: Mobilization With Impulse
Course director: Carl W. Steele, DO, PT
Course faculty: Edward Isaacs, MD
East Lansing, Michigan
27 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

Oct. 15, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Advancing the Sequential Approach to Pediatric Osteopathy
Course directors: Mary Anne Morelli Haskell, DO, FACOP, and Julie Mai, DO
Osteopathic Center San Diego
8 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Oct. 21, 2017
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
5th Annual OMM Skills Enhancement Course:
Clinical Update for Primary Care

Course director: Stevan A. Walkowski, DO
Course faculty: Jean S. Rettos, DO
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in Dublin
6 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.ohio.edu/medicine.

Oct. 27-30, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Exercise Prescription to Complement Manual Medicine
Course director: Mark Bookhout, PT
Course faculty: Carl W. Steele, DO, PT; Edward Isaacs, MD; Lisa Chase, PT; and Same Copeland, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
26.5 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

Nov. 4, 2017
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
5th Annual OMM Skills Enhancement Course:
Clinical Update for Primary Care

Course director: Stevan A. Walkowski, DO
Course faculty: Jean S. Rettos, DO
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in Cleveland
6 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.ohio.edu/medicine.

Dec. 1-4, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Principles of Manual Medicine
Course director: Lisa A. DeStefano, DO
Course faculty: Rob Dowling, DPT; Logan Cooper, DPT;
Jennifer Gilmore, DO; Matthew Zatkin, DO; and Catherine Donahue, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
28 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

Jan. 18-21, 2018
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Obstetrics Course
Course director: Philippe Druelle, DO (F-Qc)
Osteopathic Center San Diego
No credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Feb. 17-18, 2018
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Introductory Course: A.T. Still’s Approach to the Foot and Ankle
Course directors: Rue Tikker, DPM, and Charles A. Beck, DO, FAAO
Osteopathic Center San Diego
12 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

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