Officers

Events

October 8, 2016
9:00AM-4:00PM

4th Annual OMM Skills Enhancement Course - How to Make Time for OMT

Cleveland HCOM Campus

November 11-13, 2016

11th Annual NWOOA Primary Care Update

Kalahari, Sandusky, Ohio

Lima District 2

Contact Information: 

John C. Biery, DO, President
P.O. Box 326
Ottawa, OHJ45875
(419) 523-6329-office 
(419) 634-4022-fax 

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.