Category Archives: Osteopathic

Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine Open House

You are invited to the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine’s Annual Open House event on April 11, 2014 from 12pm to 4pm.  This event will provide the opportunity to learn more about our application process, curriculum, and facilities by speaking with Admissions staff, faculty, and current medical students!

Please click on the link below for the flyer for additional information.  You may register on the website: http://www.rowan.edu/som/education/admissions/openHouse_form.php

AdmissionsOHAd

 

Erin Michel, MS

Program Assistant

Office of Admissions and Enrollment Management Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine One Medical Center Drive

Suite 210 Stratford, NJ 08084

Arizona Pre-SOMA Conferences March 7-8, 2014

AACOM is extremely pleased to partner with A.T. Still University-School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (ATSU-SOMA) and Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University (AZCOM) in announcing their Pre-SOMA Conference events on Friday and Saturday, March 7-8, 2014.

ATSU-SOMA will be hosting an Evening Reception and Campus Tour: 5:00pm – 7:00pm on Friday, March 7, 2014.   (Please see attached flyer with details and registration links!)

AZCOM’s event is scheduled to begin at 8:00am and end at approximately 4:00pm on Saturday, March 8, 2014.  (Please see attached flyer with details and registration links!)

Space is limited at these events – so please register as soon as possible!

These interactive conferences are designed especially for aspiring pre-medical students and pre-health advisors to participate in. The events are designed as a way to promote Osteopathic Medicine and awareness of the many wonderful opportunities that come with being an Osteopathic Physician.  We want to make sure that all pre-health advisors and their aspiring premedical students are aware of the dates and make plans to attend.  Many other Osteopathic Medical Colleges’ admission officers will be in attendance to meet with your students.

Pre-SOMA medical student leader-lead conferences are designed to provide information on Osteopathic Medicine for Pre-Health Advisors and Prospective Students, while also an opportunity for Pre-Health organizations at undergraduate and graduate schools to learn how to establish a Pre-SOMA Chapter on their campus.  Pre-SOMA is on Facebook!

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine will be holding Open Houses

On behalf of the Touro College of Pharmacy and Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine I would like to wish you a healthy and  Happy New Year! I am writing to cordially invite you and your students to come learn more about the opportunities available in pharmacy and medicine at one of TouroCOP or TouroCOM’s upcoming Open House dates.

The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine will be holding Open Houses for perspective students on:
Jan. 23
Feb. 13
Mar. 13
April 3
May 8
Jun. 12
For more information, go to http://legacy.touro.edu/med and click the “Student News and Events Tab”

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Open House

This message is being sent as an invitation for you and your students to join us at our November, 2013 Open House programs.

On Monday, November 18th, beginning with registration at 4:30pm, participants can learn about our DO program.  The evening includes presentations from Admissions, faculty and students, as well as OMM demonstrations.  Refreshments will be served.  Details for the evening, along with online registration can be found at pcom.edu.

Our Graduate Programs Open House is Wednesday, November 20th beginning at 6:00pm. Again, faculty  and students from all disciplines – PA, Clinical and School Psychology, Forensic Medicine, Biomedical Sciences and ODL – will be available to answer questions specific to each individual program. Again, refreshments will be served; all details can be found at pcom.edu.

Tours of campus will be conducted both evenings.

LECOM Open House Invitation

You and your students interested in osteopathic medicine, pharmacy, and dental medicine are cordially invited to attend an Open House this fall at one of the three locations of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM):  Erie, Pennsylvania; Greensburg, Pennsylvania; and Bradenton, Florida.

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 our 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 contact me or visit our website at www.lecom.edu.

Georgia Campus-PCOM: Pre-SOMA Event

AACOM and many of our member medical schools will be in the greater Atlanta, Georgia region the week of October 21-26, 2013 participating in the Georgia Grad Fair Circuit.

Additionally, AACOM is extremely pleased to partner with the Georgia Campus – Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (GA-PCOM) in announcing their Pre-SOMA event on Saturday, October 26, 2013 in Suwanee, Georgia.

This free, interactive conference is designed especially for aspiring pre-medical students and pre-health advisors to participate in. The event is designed as a way to promote Osteopathic Medicine and awareness of the many opportunities that come with being an Osteopathic Physician.  The event is scheduled to begin at 7:45am and end at 5:00pm.

Space is limited at this free event – so please encourage your students to register early.  A commemorative shirt, along with continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to all attendees!
Pre-SOMA medical student leader-lead conferences are designed to provide information on Osteopathic Medicine for Pre-Health Advisors and Prospective Students, while also an opportunity for Pre-Health organizations at undergraduate and graduate schools to learn how to establish a Pre-SOMA Chapter on their campus.  Pre-SOMA is on Facebook!  
We look forward to your participation as we promote the great opportunities in Osteopathic Medicine to pre-medical students and pre-medical advisors!  We want to see you at the conference!

AACOM: Northern & Southern California Recruitment Events!

A message from AACOM:

We hope everyone’s school year is off to a great start!

We would like to let you and your pre-health students know about some truly exceptional opportunities to meet with many of the nation’s Osteopathic Medical School’s admission officers in California.  All events are free and details posted at:  Osteopathic Medical College Recruitment Events

The week of October 8-13, 2013 we will be visiting the Northern California campuses of: SFSU, UC Berkeley, UC Davis and participating in the UC Davis Pre-Health Conference (formerly the AMSA-ARC event).

The week of October 14-18, 2013 we will be visiting nine (9) Southern California campuses in 5 days (see attached recruitment flyer/schedule.)  We hope to meet many of the Western States applicants and aspiring pre-medical students at these events.

We thank all the California Pre-Health Advisors hosting us and supporting these events for their students.  We hope to see many of you and your students this coming October!

Osteopathic Medical School Las Vegas Recruitment Events Sept 28/29 & Oct 1, 2013

Dear Pre-Health Advisors and Aspiring Pre-Medical Students,

We wanted to bring to your attention an excellent opportunity to meet with many of the nation’s Osteopathic Medical Colleges’ Admission Directors and current medical school student leaders the week of September 28 & 29 and October 1, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. We will be attending the American Osteopathic Association’s national conference, OMED 2013.  High School, College, Post Bac, and all interested individuals wanting to learn more about Osteopathic Medicine are invited to join us at our recruitment events.

On September 28-29, 2013, you will have an incredible opportunity to meet with the SOMA medical school student leaders and Admission Directors from over 20+ medical schools at the Fall 2013 SOMA Student DO Convention at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.  The Student DO Convention was designed by current medical school student leaders to help prospective students and advisors learn more about their medical school options.  Inter-active workshops, such as; mentoring, medical history taking skills, interviewing and resume tips, along with social events and a recruitment fair will take place.   Registration is required to attend the Fall 2013 SOMA Student DO Convention.   

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013 we will be at the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) campus.  Special thanks to Dr. Nick Nika for hosting us!   No registration is required for the UNLV recruitment event.

Details for each event posted at: Osteopathic Medical College Recruitment Events and on our AACOMAS Facebook page!

For applicants waiting to hear back, we encourage you to attend these upcoming recruitment events to meet one-on-one with the admission officers who will be attending. Please let your friends know about this opportunity too.  Advisors, these are wonderful opportunities to connect with the admission directors and meet current medical school students.

The following Osteopathic Medical Schools will be participating at these events.
American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)
ATSU Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU)
ATSU School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (ATSU-SOMA)
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University (AZCOM)
Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine (CUSOM)
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University (CCOM)
Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCUMB-COM)
Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine (TUNCOM)
Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine – California (TUCOM-CA)
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine & Bradenton, FL campus (LECOM)
Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM)
Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM)
Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MU-COM)
Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (OSU COM) *
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (OU-HCOM) *
Pacific Northwest University College of Osteopathic Medicine (PNWU-COM)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine & Georgia Campus (PCOM & GA-PCOM)
Rocky Vista College of Osteopathic Medicine (RVUCOM)
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM)
University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNECOM)
University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine (UP-KYCOM)
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine – Virginia & Carolinas Campus (VCOM)
Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine Pacific (WesternU/COMP)
Western University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine Pacific – Northwest Oregon

The admission directors and I are looking forward to meeting you and your students!

AACOM & Brown University – New England Recruitment Events

AACOM is very happy to collaborate and partner with Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island on two recruitment events September 17-18, 2013 designed to provide an opportunity for admission officers to meet with aspiring pre-medical and pre-health students.  These are wonderful opportunities for networking and learning more about the many options for medical and allied health careers.

More 2013 Fall Recruitment Events are posted on our Recruitment Events page at: http://www.aacom.org/events/calendar/Pages/recruitingevents.aspx

The following Osteopathic Medical Schools will be in attendance at Brown University to meet with your interested students, applicants, post-bac students, etc.

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)
Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine (CU-SOM)
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University (CCOM)
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, PA & Bradenton, FL (LECOM)
Lincoln Memorial University DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM)
New York Institute of Technology – College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYIT-COM)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine & Georgia PCOM (PCOM)
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM)
University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNECOM)

We look forward to seeing many of you and your students at these events!