Thursday, July 9, 2015

Ready, Set, D.O.!

From the May/June 2015 edition of the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association's Oklahoma D.O., Vicky Pace, M.Ed., discusses the efforts by OSU CHS and the OSU Center for Rural Health to educate and train physicians for rural Oklahoma. Her article begins on page 36.

Friday, June 5, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2015 Residency Training Locations


The interactive map below shows the residency training locations for the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2015. The symbols are scaled proportionate to the total number of graduates training in each community.

Of the 94 graduates in the class, 48 are entering primary care residency programs (Family Medicine = 25; Internal Medicine = 19; OBGYN = 3; and Pediatrics = 1). Thirty-nine graduates will enter Oklahoma-based primary care residency programs with eight graduates matriculating to programs located in rural locations (Durant = 2; Enid = 1; McAlester = 1; Tahlequah = 3; and Talihina = 1 ). The Class of 2015 marks the ninth consecutive graduating class with at least 50% of its members entering primary care residency programs upon graduation. Learn more about the specialty choices of the graduates in each community by clicking on the symbols on the map.

GME training information was not available for three students.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Physicians as Policymakers & Advocates: An Introduction to HRSA's Rural Health Research Centers

From the April 2015 edition of the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association's Oklahoma D.O., Denna Wheeler, Ph.D., reviews the seven rural health  research centers funded by HRSA and how their efforts can be leverage for policy advocacy. Her article begins on page 26.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Current Practice Locations of OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine Alumni Specializing in Primary Care, Graduating Classes 1977-2014

This proportional symbol map shows the current practice locations (or GME training locations) of active OSU College of Osteopathic Medicine Alumni specializing in primary care.
Click the image below to open the map as a PDF document.