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Marietta District 9

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Melinda E. Ford, DO, President
246 Parks Hall
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-2516 - phone
(740) 593-2905 - fax

District News

Senate Passes Osteopathic Recognition Month Bill

The Ohio Senate today passed HB 352, designating April as "Osteopathic Medicine Recognition Month in Ohio," by a vote of 29 -0. The bill is now headed to Governor Kasich for his signature.

OOA House to Consider 22 Resolutions

The Ohio a osteopathic Association House of Delegates meets April 22-23, during the Ohio Osteopathic Symposium at the Olumbus Hilton at Easton Town Center.

Ohio Issues Acute Pain Prescribing Guidelines

The new guidelines address short-term acute pain from injuries, or surgical and dental procedures that is expected to resolve within 12 weeks. Cynthia S. Kelley, DO, of Akron; Cleanne Cass, DO, of Dayton; and Mark N. Malinowski, DO, of Chillicothe, helped to write the guidelines, which specifically mention osteopathic neuromusculoskeletal medicine as an alternative to opioids.

Ohio DO Named AOA Mentor of the Year (Again)

Family Physician from Athens Receives the National Honor

OOA Announces 2008 Award Winners

Honors to be Presented at State Convention in June