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We Put Patients at the Center of Care

What happens here is changing the lives of people everywhere. Fueled by a spirit of collaboration, this place equips us to become great doctors and even greater caregivers. You'll leave us prepared and passionate, because true transformation begins at the Heritage College.

What Happens Here Changes Lives Everywhere

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    Mission and Vision


    We train primary care physicians and other high-need specialists for areas of greatest need in Ohio and beyond.

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    Strategic Initiatives


    Our strategic initiatives planfully guide us toward our goals in medical education, research, community care and more.

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    Research


    Excellence in our research programs ultimately leads to improved health and quality of life for vulnerable populations.

Events

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Friday, August 12 HCOM Convocation 4:00 PM — 5:30 PM Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium

Monday, August 15 Athens Primary Care Clinic 8:30 AM — 3:30 PM Heritage Community Clinic Grosvenor Hall West Ohio University

Wednesday, August 17 Coolville Primary Care Clinic 9:00 AM — 3:00 PM Go Mart

News

  • Summer Scholars provides students a unique start to medical school

    Where medical school starts is not the same for everyone. For some at the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, it begins with a program called Summer Scholars. This summer, 24 students joined Heritage College faculty, professors and current students in Athens, Ohio to be immersed in a five-week, rigorous, hands-on program similar to what first-year medical students experience.  
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  • Murphy and Culver named interim department chairs

    Erin Murphy, Ph.D., has been named interim chair of the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Andrew Culver, D.O. ('99), has assumed the role of interim chair of the Department of Specialty Medicine and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
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  • The Heritage College and OhioHealth strengthen osteopathic manipulative medicine partnership

    OhioHealth has leased space from the Heritage College to open a new OMM clinic in Athens that will serve the community and be a training ground for medical students.
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