The GREAT Family of Ohio DOs

The Ohio Osteopathic Association is a non-profit professional association that advocates for Ohio's 4,441 licensed osteopathic physicians (DOs), who reside in Ohio, 21 health-care facilities accredited by the American Osteopathic Association's Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), and Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens. DOs represent 13 percent of the total physicians practicing in Ohio and 26 percent of the state's family physicians.  

The Ohio Osteopathic Association, a divisional society of the American Osteopathic Association, has been serving the osteopathic profession and the citizens of Ohio since 1898. The OOA's mission includes promoting Ohio's public health and advancing the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine. The main areas of focus encompass Governance, Research, Education, Advocacy, and Teamwork. Yes, we're GREAT!

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A Message from OOA President Bob Hostoffer, DO

He wants to PULL together

The theme for his presidential term is “Let's PULL Together.” Inspired by his passion for rowing and for his profession, the acronym stands for Pride, Unity, Loyalty, and Legacy.

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Upcoming Events

 November 2015 

33rd Annual Internal Medicine Update

December 5-6, 2015

CME Event


51st Annual January Seminar

January 22-24, 2016

CME Event

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