Officers

Events

September 7, 2016

CME! Golf/Spa Outing

Glenmoor Country Club, Canton

October 8-9, 2016

Touchdown to CME 2016

Pro Football Hall of Fame, Canton, Ohio

Akron/Canton District 8

Contact Information: 

Gabriele Bryant, Executive Director
497 Thayer Place
Wadsworth, OH  44281
(330) 608-7647 - cell phone 
(888) 268-6773 - fax

http://district8do.org
district8do@gmail.com

Click here for: 2016-17 Akron-Canton Meeting Dates

District News

Governor Signs Osteopathic Recognition Month Bill

Governor John Kasich signed HB 352, May 31, designating April as "Osteopathic Medicine Recognition Month, after the Senate unanimously passed the bill by a vote of 29-0, before adjourning until November.

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.