COMP-Northwest’s second class had 53 of 202 students match to enter into a primary care residency this summer. Primary care fields, include internal medicine, family medicine, pediatrics, and OB-GYN. This match is above the national average and is another example of COMP-Northwest’s commitment to addressing the primary care physician shortage of Oregon and the Northwest. […]
Since our founding in 1985, the Northwest Osteopathic Medical Foundation has been supporting the education of committed osteopathic medical students from the Pacific Northwest, primarily Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. You can see videos of dedicated students here on our website! Why not take a minute to help financially support a student? Two ways to donate: 1-Visit our […]
This is a reminder that the NWOMF Scholarship for 2016-17 will be due on May 30th at 5 pm. Visit http://www.nwosteo.org/programs/scholarship for more information and application instructions.
Business and the practice of medicine are more closely related than ever. Residents and physicians new to practice are encouraged to attend our Business of Medicine workshop, part of our NW Wellness Conference on March 5th. This workshop will cover topics such as hiring, coding, debt management, financial planning, and the business of medicine. Don’t […]
Join us for the 16th Annual Founders’ Evening at the NW Wellness Conference on March 5th! We are proud to announce that AOA President-Elect Boyd Buser, DO, is the keynote speaker. This evening is an opportunity for osteopathic physicians, students, and supporters from around the area to network and celebrate the four awardees: -Edward Heusch, DO […]
Don’t miss your opportunity to attend the “Osteopathic Principles and Practices for MDs” workshop on March 5th! Dr. Goering, DO, will provide presentations and hands-on osteopathic manipulation techniques. MDs who work with osteopathic physicians/residents and DOs who are looking for CME are encouraged to attend! Click here for more information and registration for this informative event!
Interested in becoming a physician? Do you think a career in osteopathic medicine might be right for you? Pre-med advisors and high school/college students are encouraged to attend our Introduction to Osteopathic Medicine workshop on March 5th! This all-day workshop will cover topics such as the medical school application process, medical school curriculum, and residency […]
We are sad to report the passing of Peter Grimm, DO. Dr. Grimm was an intern at the Eastmoreland Hospital and a recipient of the Foundations’ J. Scott Heatherington Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012. He was also a member of the Board of Directors at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences. As indicated in the […]
Are you a physician preceptor – or interested in becoming one – who is looking to help students become well-rounded physicians? Our upcoming Preceptor Development workshop is designed to help combine your experience with a refresher course in teaching techniques to prepare you for the issues facing today’s students. Click here for more information and to register! This workshop […]
Applications for the 2016-17 NW Osteopathic Medical Foundation Scholarship are now open! If you are an osteopathic medical student, visit http://www.nwosteo.org/programs/scholarship for application instructions. The application cycle will close at 5 pm PST on May 30th, 2016.