Eighth District Academy of Osteopathic Medicine & Surgery
The 8th District Academy has been providing quarterly educational programs and the annual medical education seminar for over 20 years. The 8th District Academy was established in 1967 and is one of many local osteopathic physician organizations within the State of Ohio. The Academy is affiliated with the Ohio Osteopathic Association and provides CME programs through a co-sponsorship with the Ohio Osteopathic Foundation. CMEs are granted by the American Osteopathic Association.
This program will be offered to its membership of 220 osteopathic physicians, along with 1500 other osteopathic physicians provided through a mailing list by the OOF by mail, email, website, hospital postings, etc. within a 50-mile radius of the Akron, Canton, and Cleveland, Ohio areas. The organization has an Executive Committee consisting of five physicians and an Executive Director, who has 15 years experience in healthcare and physician education.