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SAAO

Student American Academy of Osteopathy

Student Organizations Dublin

Our Mission

The mission of the American Academy of Osteopathy is to teach, advocate, and research the science, art, and philosophy of osteopathic medicine, emphasizing the integration of osteopathic principles, practice, and manipulative treatment in patient care.

Officers 2019-2020

President

Jacob Brower

Vice President

Mallory McCormick

National Representative

Jessica Skoglund

Treasurer

Evan Parsley

Secretary

Robert Poth

Dues: $60 annually

Services Provided

The Student American Academy of Osteopathy advocates for the osteopathic profession within the Dublin community in the following ways:

  • Helping students attain a maximum proficiency in osteopathic structural diagnosis and treatment
  • Fostering a clear concept of clinical application of osteopathy in health and disease
  • Improving public awareness of osteopathic medicine so that the community may better take advantage of the benefits provided by the complete health care concept of osteopathic medicine

Tentative Schedule for 2019-2020

  • Night of the Stars (workshop where local physicians demonstrate OMM techniques they utilize in their practices)
  • Palpation Labs
  • AAO Convocation (March 2020)
  • Mock Practicals for OMS-I Students