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.

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.

Dec. 7, 2017
Indiana Osteopathic Association
Preconference OMT Workshop
JW Marriott in Indianapolis
8 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.inosteo.org.

Dec. 8-10, 2017
Indiana Osteopathic Association
36th Annual Winter Update
JW Marriott in Indianapolis
25 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at www.inosteo.org.

Jan. 12-14, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Pediatric Manual Medicine
Course director: Lisa Ann DeStefano, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
22 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

Jan. 18-21, 2018
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
The Motions, Life Forces and Healing Process: How to Work With the Dynamics of Life and the Breath of Life
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/.

Jan. 26-30, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Craniosacral Techniques: Part I
Course director: Barbara J. Briner, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
35 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

Feb. 9-12, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Principles of Manual Medicine
Course director: Lisa Ann DeStefano, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
28 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/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/.

April 20-24, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Muscle Energy: Park I
Course director: Carl Steele, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
34 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

May 4-6, 2018
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/.

May 4-8, 2018
Sutherland Cranial Teaching Foundation
2018 Basic Course: Osteopathy in the Cranial Field
Course director: Hugh M. Ettlinger, DO, FAAO, FCA
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
Old Westbury, New York
Learn more and register at www.sctf.com.

June 1-3, 2018
Still Exaggeration Technique, LLC
Introductory Exaggeration Course
Course director: Jerry L. Dickey, DO, FAAO
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
Old Westbury, New York
25 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at stillexaggeration.com.

July 13-17, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Craniosacral Techniques: Part III
Course director: Barbara J. Briner, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
35 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

July 25-29, 2018
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
Foundations of Osteopathic Cranial Manipulative Medicine (The 40-Hour Basic 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. 3-4, 2018
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
16 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at the-promise.org/cme/.

Sept. 8, 2018
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
OMT for Systemic Disorders and Physiological Functions: Cardiopulmonary and 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. 14-16, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Neuromuscular and Myofascial Release
Course director: Lisa Ann DeStefano, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
19 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

Oct. 13, 2018
Osteopathy’s Promise to Children
OMT for Systemic Disorders and Physiological Functions: Gastrointestinal and Nervous System
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/.

Oct. 19-23, 2018
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 com.msu.edu/cme.

Oct. 26-29, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Exercise Prescription as a Complement to Manual Medicine
Course director: Mark Bookhout, PT
East Lansing, Michigan
26 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

Nov. 1-4, 2018
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/.

Nov. 9-13, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Advanced Muscle Energy With Clinical Correlations
Course director: Carl Steele, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
34 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

Nov. 30–Dec. 3, 2018
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Principles of Manual Medicine
Course director: Lisa Ann DeStefano, DO
East Lansing, Michigan
28 credits of AOA Category 1-A CME anticipated
Learn more and register at com.msu.edu/cme.

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