Columbus District 6

About the Columbus Academy

District 6

This professional society of osteopathic physicians has represented central Ohio DOs for more than 60 years. Columbus Osteopathic Association (COA) members deliver healthcare to Ohioans in a 19-county area from Upper Sandusky to Portsmouth. As the largest local affiliate of the Ohio Osteopathic Association, COA is the only local osteopathic entity in this area. This distinction strengthens our commitment to promote the osteopathic profession at every level from osteopathic medical student to resident to practicing physician.

The COA covers the following counties: Ashland, Crawford, Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Hocking, Knox, Licking, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Perry, Pickaway, Richland, Ross, Scioto, Union, and Wyandot.

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Contact Information: 

Cheryl Markino, Executive Director
Columbus Osteopathic Association
53 W. Third Avenue
PO Box 8130
Columbus, OH 43201
(614) 421-5990 - phone
(614) 294-0457 - fax 
COA@ooanet.org

 

 

District News

AOA, ACGME Build Single Accreditation System

Four DO representatives have been appointed to the ACGME Board, and two Ohio DOs were among a group of 13 osteopathic physicians approved for the ACGME's Osteopathic Principles Committee (OPC). The comment period for new osteopathic standards ended, December 29.


ODH, Medical and Pharmacy Boards Get New Executives

Governor Kasich has announced the appointment of new executive directors at the State Medical and Pharmacy Boards, and the new chief medical officer of the Ohio Department of Health


COA Presents Awards, Holds Election at Annual Meeting

The Columbus Osteopathic Association (COA) honored two individuals with awards at its Annual Meeting, April 22, 2009, at Eddie Merlot's Restaurant in Columbus.


Academy Reception Provides Food, Fun & Film

Not that Academy!

More than 60 DOs, osteopathic medical students, and their guests attended the annual Columbus Osteopathic Association (also called the Academy) Member Reception, held February 25, 2009, at the Arena Grand Movie Theatre in downtown Columbus.


Columbus Academy Seeks Award Nominations


COA Now Accepting Ads for Membership Directory

Publication to be released in January 2009


Academy Family Visit Slated for November 12


Kick-Off Meeting Set for September 24

COA Starts New Program Year with Celebration, Speaker


DOs Testify at Medicaid Forums


Ohio DO Provides Emergency Healthcare in China


COA Presents Awards, Elects Council

The Columbus Osteopathic Association (COA) honored two individuals with awards at its Annual Meeting, April 22, 2008, at La Scala Italian Bistro in Dublin.


Annual Meeting Set for April 22

The Columbus Osteopathic Association will elect officers, hear an educational program, and honor two leaders of the profession at the Annual Meeting, April 22, 2008.


COA Hosts Successful Events

Central Ohio DOs Attend January and February Meetings


Columbus Docs Attend Kick-Off

Academy Hosts Successful Meeting


Volunteers Needed


Nominations Accepted for COA Awards Program


COA Kicks-Off Year with Dinner Meeting

Join us September 25


COA Sets 2007-2008 Meeting Dates

Mark Your Calendar!


Columbus Docs in the Spotlight at State Convention

COA physicians were well represented at the 109th Ohio Osteopathic Convention, June 21-24, 2007, at the Lodge at Sawmill Creek in Huron.


COA Presents Awards, Elects Council

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