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.
Primary care residency program leaders have nuanced views on the meaning of the phrase practice-ready physicians.
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.
Lengthy, disjointed system for training physicians is ill-suited to modern health care, says KCUMB President Marc B. Hahn, DO.
With even experienced physicians uncertain of how to process patient death, students can lack good role models in end-of-life care.
Professional artist and professor Gary Hoff, DO, champions the humanities and serves as an example of work-life balance at DMU-COM.
Report measures include scores and passing rates on the COMLEX-USA and the extracurricular experience of successful match participants.
Educators at rural-focused schools have adopted a multipronged strategy for encouraging students to pursue rural family medicine.
Amanda Kirzner, DO, MPH, tells how she made it through her first rotation, trauma surgery.