OMED is more than a medical conference - it's a respite. Recharge and reconnect Sept. 17-20 at the largest gathering of osteopathic physicians in the world.
Choose from hundreds of opportunities for inspiration, education and connection.
Didactic Sessions and Seminars
There’s something for everyone at OMED 2016! Choosing from a full slate of world-class medical education sessions, DOs can earn up to 40 AOA Category 1-A CME credits with programming from 13 specialty groups.
We’ve also partnered with health care industry leaders like Cleveland Clinic and Mayo Clinic to provide dual CME options you can’t access anyplace else.
Whether you’re a physician in practice, an intern or resident or an osteopathic medical student, OMED is built for you. Our customizable programming options and special tracks allow you to tailor your conference experience to your unique interests and needs.
Just a few highlights you should be sure not to miss:
Earn CME at breakfast, lunch and dinner seminars or discover new tools for improving health in your communities at the Public Health Seminar. Attend the AOA’s Practice Management and Physician Services session to learn out how MACRA will impact your practice.
Choose from hundreds of didactic sessions exploring innovations in medicine.
Learn, collaborate and network at education sessions, research presentations and mentoring activities designed to meet your unique needs.
Intern & Resident Track
Immerse yourself in a program that includes one-on-one CV assistance, mentoring sessions for residents, work/life balance training and contract negotiation resources.
OMED, the American Osteopathic Association's Annual Conference and Exposition, is the largest medical conference for osteopathic physicians in the world!
OMED 2016 is your opportunity to meet face-to-face with more than 5,000 physicians, students and health professionals seeking the latest and most relevant products, technologies, therapeutics and services to benefit their patients.
You can’t reach this audience anyplace else!
Saturday keynote speaker is internationally-renowned physician and wellness expert Deepak Chopra.
Saturday General session will break directly into the Exhibit Hall.
Receptions, coffee breaks, Ted-sytle talks, and OMED Central to pull attendees into the hall.
Practical education focused on issues DOs and their patients care about.
SALES TEAMS WILL
• Generate leads and new sales
• Close working sales
• Cross sell existing accounts
• Interact face-to-face with current clients and prime prospects
BRANDING TEAMS WILL
• Generate publicity and increase corporate recognition
• Build on or recapitulate your brand
• Promote customer relations and increase brand awareness
MARKETING TEAMS WILL
• Launch new product lines
• Survey attendees for feedback on current lines or new products
• Gain insight on competitive products and message delivery
• Conduct live demonstrations and hands-on presentations
EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT WILL
• Meet with key clients and industry partners
• Keep abreast of industry trends
• Conduct business intelligence on mergers, acquisitions, and investments
• Build on business opportunity
• Interact with physicians, students, and residents
Serving as the professional family for more than 123,000 osteopathic physicians (DOs) and osteopathic medical students, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) promotes public health and encourages scientific research. In addition to serving as the primary certifying body for DOs, the AOA is the accrediting agency for all osteopathic medical schools.