"Ironman, just like medical school, has taught me that each day, I am capable of more than I imagine," writes Lindsay Ercole, OMS I.
Was your prehealth adviser knowledgable about DOs? Here's what the profession is doing to raise awareness.
During National ShaDO Week later this month, premeds will shadow osteopathic medical students to learn more about the profession.
Michael Erickson, OMS III, spent his youth caring for his ailing grandparents. The experience led him to pursue medicine.
Primary care residency program leaders have nuanced views on the meaning of the phrase practice-ready physicians.
Despite the discomforts and even dangers, Jeffrey Tsai, OMS II, felt renewed by the medical mission.
Some argue that three years of GME is excessive. Yet physicians who skip residency face a number of hurdles, especially when it comes to employment.
The Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Lynchburg, Va., looks to address physician shortages in Appalachia.
Each component of an application needs careful consideration. And that consideration takes time—probably more than you think.
Seeking to raise awareness of osteopathic medicine and improve their skills, students at RowanSOM started a free community OMM clinic.
Lengthy, disjointed system for training physicians is ill-suited to modern health care, says KCUMB President Marc B. Hahn, DO.
Five first-years detail their greatest revelations about medical school—and what these insights taught them about themselves.