ACOFP Conducts Genetics Survey

The ACOFP is conducting a 13-question survey to determine the  impact that recent changes in genetics are having on osteopathic family physicians and the medical community as a whole.

Results will be used by the ACOFP to guide future educational offerings to both matriculating and graduated physicians, and to determine the need for web-based support. Click here to begin the survey.

The study is being conducted by Rod Philp, PhD, in conjunction with the Des Moines University Department of Biochemistry and Nutrition. The Institutional Review Board of Des Moines University has reviewed and approved the study. 

Questions or concerns about the study should be referred to Rod Philp at or or (515) 271-1529 / (515) 720-5036. To talk to someone other than the researcher(s) about concerns regarding the study, contact or write to Diane K. Ament, MPA, CIP, Research Compliance Manager, Des Moines University 3200 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa, 50312. Telephone: (515) 271-7481.