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About Us

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

  • 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.

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News

  • Heritage Community Clinic will keep providing care during COVID-19

    The Heritage Community Clinic at Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine will continue to offer health care services to residents in its 24-county service area during the COVID-19 outbreak, while minimizing face-to-face contacts. It is transitioning its model of care to meet patients’ needs while keeping everyone safe.
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  • Virus precautions don’t dampen celebration of Match Day results

    Even under a statewide lockdown on large in-person gatherings, made necessary by the COVID-19 pandemic, there was no way the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine was about to let Match Day 2020 pass uncelebrated Friday. So good news and congratulations were shared virtually.
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  • Fossil rebuild animation wins paleo art award

    Joseph Groenke, laboratory coordinator for the O’Connor lab in the biomedical sciences department of the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, has won a "paleo art" award for a short video summarizing how he digitally reconstructed a set of shattered fossil teeth from an extinct mammal.
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