The American Osteopathic College of Occupational and Preventive Medicine
Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners' Course
The clinical pathway option for board certification in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine given by the American Osteopathic Conjoint Committee of Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine (AOCUHM) will expire on December 31, 2013, after which only the fellowship option will be allowed. For complete details, visit: www.aocuhm.org. The final clinical pathway exam will be offered at the OMED Conference in the Fall of 2013.
PLEASE HELP OUR PREVENTIVE MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM
Do you have an area of expertise you would be willing to share with our Preventive Medicine Residents? The Palm Beach County Health Department operates an Osteopathic Preventive Medicine Residency program in West Palm Beach, Florida and welcomes your input. If you are going to be traveling to South Florida and would be willing to provide a lecture or if you have an elective opportunity you would be willing to offer our residents, please contact Joanna Drowos to discuss your involvement. Thanks for supporting the future of our profession.
For More Information, contact:
Joanna Drowos DO, MPH, MBA
Director of Medical Education
Preventive Medicine / Public Health Residency Palm Beach County Health Department
800 Clematis Street - 2nd Floor, PO Box 29
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: (561) 837-5167
FAX: (561) 837-5083
Members in the News
Vikas Kapil DO, MPH, Chief Medical Officer at National Center for Environmental Health, part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, was quoted by Bloomberg News in the article Fraking Moratorium Urged by US Doctors Until Health Studies Conducted
Murray Goldstein, DO, MPH, FAAN, FAOCOPM, one of our “Great Pioneers” in Osteopathic Medicine & this College, was selected by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as a merit reviewer for its Pilot Projects grants. The PCORI was established by Congress as part of the Affordable Care Act to provide patients and physicians with evidence-based information about their health care treatment options. Dr. Goldstein’s role will be to determine the significance and quality of research proposals submitted to PCORI covering a wide range of research topics. (12/1/2011 AOA Daily Report)
Congratulations to Thomas A. Quinn DO, FAOCOPM on the publication of his new book, The Feminine Touch: The History of Women in Osteopathic Medicine.
Great JOBS! If you are looking for a new & better job or you have a job to fill, please visit us on LinkedIn. You may create a profile for free. Please join the AOCOPM "Group." Many recruiters are already members of our group. Please look on BOTH the "Search" & "Jobs" tabs for positions. Updates will be sent to your InBox at the frequency you desire. Please post to either the "Discussions" or "Jobs" tabs.