Category Archives: Osteopathic

LECOM Open House

Students interested in osteopathic medicine, pharmacy, and dental medicine are cordially invited to attend an Open House at one of the three locations of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM):  Erie, Pennsylvania; Greensburg, Pennsylvania; and Bradenton, Florida.  The event will take place on Friday, November 11, at the Seton Hill site in Greensburg, PA, and Saturday, November 12, at the campuses in Erie, PA, and in Bradenton, FL.

At this event you will have the opportunity to learn more about LECOM and all that it has to offer.  In addition to demonstrations and tours, there will be plenty of time to speak directly with students, faculty, and staff.  Families and friends are welcome.

If you have any questions or cannot attend the event but would still like information regarding LECOM, please visit their website at www.lecom.edu.  For additional information, you may also search for LECOM in the Apple App Store on your iPhone or iPad or download the LECOM app through Google plan on your Android smartphone or tablet.

 

Free Osteopathic Medicine Online Course

FREE OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE ONLINE COURSE!!!

This is a great opportunity to learn more about Osteopathic Medicine

The students of Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM) in collaboration with the Department of Family Medicine have created the first Online Course on Osteopathic Medicine!!!

This course provides an introduction to osteopathic medicine designed to inform future osteopathic medical students, potential patients, and non-osteopathic medical professionals of the methods and practices in the field. Students will be introduced to osteopathic medicine from multiple points of view, from that of a new medical student to that of a seasoned medical professional in the field. Students will explore the history of osteopathic medicine from its inception to the modern day and learn about modern manipulative medicine and its application in a clinical setting. The course is self-paced and should take an average of four hours per week for up to four weeks (16 hours total) to complete.

 You may access the online course below:

 https://www.canvas.net/browse/rowanu/courses/osteopathic-medicine

This course is designed for anyone interested in learning about osteopathic medicine.

Financial Scholarship for incoming and current osteopathic medical students

The 2015 Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Student Scholarship Program is now accepting applications. The scholarship program, named after former AACOM Executive Director Sherry R. Arnstein, recognizes underrepresented minority students at AACOM’s member colleges of osteopathic medicine. Each year, awards are given to newly accepted and continuing students.

To be eligible, an applicant must be a member of an underrepresented minority group, including African-American; Native American (American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian); mainland Puerto Rican; or Hispanic. The applicant must also be either currently enrolled in his or her first, second or third year at an AACOM member college, or have been accepted and planning to matriculate at an AACOM member college. All applicants must be in good academic standing. Previous Arnstein Scholarship awardees are ineligible.

Entries must be post-marked by March 30, 2015. All entries must be complete and meet all specified requirements; late or incomplete entries will not be considered. Awardees will be notified by July 21, 2015.
Please visit AACOM’s Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Student Scholarship Programwebpage for more information. Inquiries may be directed to Ms. Joye Shepperd atjshepperd@aacom.org or (301) 968-4142.
Gina M. Moses, M.Ed.
Associate Director of Recruitment and Application Services

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