The GREAT Family of Ohio DOs

The Ohio Osteopathic Association is a non-profit professional association that advocates for Ohio's 4,700+ licensed osteopathic physicians (DOs). DOs represent 16 percent of the total physicians practicing in Ohio and 28 percent of the state's family physicians.* OOA has been serving the osteopathic profession and Ohioans since 1898. The OOA's mission includes promoting Ohio's public health and advancing the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine. 

*State Medical Board of Ohio, 2018

Latest News

OOA Board Appoints New Executive Director

Trustees unanimously approved Matt Harney, MBA, as executive director, replacing Jon F. Wills, who transitions to the position of executive director emeritus.

OOA Offers Free Online CME for Scholarly Work

With single GME accreditation system, there is a need to develop scholarly work within the osteopathic medical profession. The OOA's "Scholar Series" is a tool to help residency programs, attendings, trainees and medical students.

New Strategic Vision Developed for Ohio DOs

With the help of facilitator Josh Mintz, of Cavanaugh Hagan Pierson & Mintz, a management consulting firm in Washington, DC, the process included one-on-one interviews with key informants, an online survey, focus groups, and a final summit with leaders from the OOA, OU-HCOM, CORE, and Osteopathic Heritage Foundations. Read more about the process and see copies of key recommendations and reports.


OOA Discusses Palliative Care Issues with Rep. LaTourette

DO Match Day Produces Nearly 1,000 Primary Care Residents

Primary Care Specialties Account for 62 Percent of Matches

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Upcoming Events

 March 2018 

CMS Guidelines for Teaching Physicians: An Update

March 22, 2018

sponsored by OU-HCOM Clinical Education Network and OOA

Live in Toledo; Via OU-HCOM Videoconference; or Online

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