Osteopathic Integration - CME

Continuing Medical Education

    Office of Osteopathic Integration is offering -
5th Annual OMM Skills Enhancement Course:

     Clinical Update for Primary Care

Presenter: Jean Rettos, DO

1-day course offered @ three HCOM Campus locations:

Saturday, October 21, 2017 – Dublin, OH

Course Registration deadline: Friday, Sept. 22, 2017

9am – 4pm

Saturday, November 4, 2017 – Cleveland, OH

                   Course Registration deadline: Friday, Oct. 20, 2017

9am – 4pm

                         Saturday, November 18, 2017 - Athens, OH                                    
Course Registration deadline: Friday, Nov. 3, 2017
                                                     9am - 4pm

For more info. contact:
Becky L. Martin, Administrator, Osteopathic Integration   614.793.5656   martinb4@ohio.edu
Course Info & Registration Form
Course Description

This 1-day course will teach how to incorporate osteopathic principles and osteopathic manipulation into the treatment plan for common conditions encountered in primary care. The conditions covered will be HEENT complaints, low back pain, and rib pain with respiratory complaints. The workshop will teach an approach to structural diagnosis and incorporate it into the standard clinical physical exam. Osteopathic Manipulation Techniques for each of the conditions will be preceded by a discussion of the anatomy associated with the technique and the pathophysiology for each condition. The course is appropriate for DOs and MDs with osteopathic training.  Instructional approach will assist with incorporating common osteopathic techniques into a busy primary care practice.

Learning Objectives

Following the course, learners will be able to:
1.  Understand the anatomy and pathophysiology of common conditions seen in primary care.
2.  Apply a structural exam and diagnose somatic dysfunction for common conditions seen in primary care. 
3.  Practice an osteopathic approach and treatments for:  sinusitis, otitis media, headache, bronchitis, asthma, and low back pain.

CME Credit

“Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine is an accredited CME sponsor by the American Osteopathic Association. It is anticipated that this program will be approved for 6.0 hours of AOA category 1-A credit pending approval by the AOA CME Council”.

Course Registration: 
CORE/HCOM Faculty/Preceptor:  $125     non-CORE/HCOM Physician: $175     HCOM Resident: free
Course Info & Registration Form

For more information contact:
Becky L. Martin, Osteopathic Integration Administrator 614.793.5656   martinb4@ohio.edu