The AAO has partnered with the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners to provide the Core Osteopathic Recognition Readiness Examination (CORRE), which assesses readiness of physician applicants. For more information, contact Sandra Waters at

This assessment is designed for physicians applying to residency programs with Osteopathic Recognition. It will assess:

  • osteopathic concepts and philosophy
  • osteopathic diagnosis
  • osteopathic treatment models.



Celebrate National Women Physicians Day 2019

Celebrate National Women Physicians Day, Feb. 3, and save on selected items in the AAO's online store.

New Ideas Forum 2019

AAO members who submit the most promising proposals for advancing osteopathic manipulative medicine will be given 15 to 30 minutes to outline their thoughts, demonstrate their techniques and field questions from their peers.

Giving Tuesday Is Nov. 27

Help AAO knock out its fundraising goal on Tuesday, Nov. 27. First established in 2012, Giving Tuesday encourages people to prioritize charitable giving during the busy holiday shopping season.