Preview of 2017 ACOFP Congress of Delegates
Documents and resolutions for the March 15-16, 2017 ACOFP Congress of Delegates will be accessible to Delegates on March 3, 2017. Important information is available about the 2017 Congress schedule, documents and changes. Read Now >>

ACOFP Supports Members Impacted by Changing Immigration Order

The ACOFP recently sent a letter to ACOFP program directors, faculty, residents and students about the ongoing immigration policy from the Trump Administration. The ACOFP is committed to supporting the osteopathic medical community to work and train in the osteopathic profession. The ACOFP will continue to be involved with situations that may impact its members.

OMT Video of the Week
Take a look at the OMT video, Submandibular Percussion, which is part of Chapter 24 - The Patient with Upper Respiratory Infection, Somatic Dysfunction in Osteopathic Family Medicine - 2nd EditionThis procedure is employed to reduce congestion of the superficial soft tissues and enhance lymphatic drainage of the face.

AAPM Offers New Learning Opportunities
ACOFP is excited to announce an educational collaboration with the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) to bring new learning opportunities to our members. AAPM is a leader in education, training, and research in the specialty of pain medicine. Earn CME as you improve your knowledge of pain medicine and learn how to treat both common pain disorders and chronic pain with two on-demand courses, available through the ACOFP eLearning Center.

      The Use of Occipital Nerve Blocks & Trigger Point Injections in Headaches with Occipital Tenderness
Samuel Madore, DO; Mitchell K. Ross, MD; Amber Hayden, DO

      Osteopathic Considerations in the Injections of the Respiratory Tract

Sheldon Yao, DO; Nardine Mikhail, OMS III; George Koutsouras, OMS III; Allison Coombs, OMS III; Michael J. Terzella, DO

      Knee Pain in Adults with an Osteopathic Component
Rohan Datta, OMS III; Lyudmila Burina, OMS III; Filippo Romanelli, OMS III; Theodore B Flaum, DO, FACOFP