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.

March 4-5, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Manual Medicine Related to Sports and Occupational Injuries to the Extremities
Course director: Jake Rowan, DO, and Matt Zatkins, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
15 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

March 29, 2017
The American Osteopathic Association of Prolotherapy Regenerative Medicine
2017 Spring Training Seminar
Beginners: The Basics You Must Know Before You Get Started

Course director: David Nebbeling, DO
Rancho Bernardo Inn
San Diego
8 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.prolotherapycollege.org.

March 30–April 2, 2017
The American Osteopathic Association of Prolotherapy Regenerative Medicine
2017 Spring Training Seminar
Rancho Bernardo Inn
San Diego
27 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.prolotherapycollege.org.

April 19-23, 2017
Arizona Osteopathic Medical Association
AOMA 95th annual Convention:
Empowering Ourselves, Empowering Our Patients

Scottsdale Hilton Resort and Villas
in Arizona
36 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.az-osteo.org/2017Conv.

April 21-23, 2017
American Fascial Distortion Model Association
Introduction to the Fascial Distortion Model, Module 1
Course director: Todd A. Capistrant, DO, MHA
Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation
Vacaville, California
20 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.afdma.com.

April 21-25, 2017
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Craniosacral Techniques, Part I
Course director: Carl W. Steele, DO, PT
Course faculty: Edward Isaacs, MD, and Mark Bookhout, PT
East Lansing, Michigan
34 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.com.msu.edu.

May 5-7, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
A Dental Course: Expanding the Osteopathic Concept—Beyond the Basics
Course directors: Raymond J. Hruby, DO, MS, FAAODist, and Darick Nordstrom, DDS
Osteopathic Center San Diego
24 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

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
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. 17-20, 2017
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Advanced and Innovative Healing Approaches to Support Rapid Transformation 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/.

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. 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.

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. 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.

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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