Sponsored by the AAO's Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee, Research Proposal and Mentorship (RPM) Grand Rounds will take place during the LBORC's research forum on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas. LBORC established the program to contribute to the cultivation of a research culture within osteopathic manipulative medicine.
The purpose of the program is to provide a venue for clinicians at all stages of career (students, residents, practicing physicians) or basic scientists who are passionate about answering osteopathically relevant questions through research to:
Presenters must register for the AAO's Convocation to attend.
On Saturday, July 21, the AAO was one of four recipients of the American Osteopathic Association’s 2019 STARs (Strategic Team Award and Recognition) for its dedication to advancing osteopathic medicine. The STARs recognize contributions made by state, specialty and regional affiliates, colleges of osteopathic medicine, osteopathic postdoctoral training institutions (OPTIs), and nonpractice affiliates that have advanced the osteopathic profession. The award honors programs and activities that align with the initiatives in the AOA’s strategic plan.
Jacob J. Cukierski, DO, of Erie, Pennsylvania, was named the 2018 Resident of the Year by the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) on March 22 during the AAO’s annual meeting during its Convocation in Dallas.