AODME is a professional association that represents the interests of the entire continuum of osteopathic medical education. Our mission is to foster professional and leadership development opportunities on behalf of all our members; providing leadership, tools and advocacy to assist osteopathic educators in developing physicians who achieve excellence in patient care. We are committed to supporting our members as they strive each day to serve the osteopathic profession in every aspect of their education.

AODME represents members from many medical education environments:

  • Hospitals/Hospital Consortiums
  • Colleges
  • OPTIs
  • Specialty Colleges
  • Community-Based Healthcare Facilities
  • Ambulatory Care Clinics
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Surgicenters

Within these settings, AODME members work as Directors of Medical Education (DMEs), Program Directors, Deans, Academic and Clinical Faculty, Academic and Administrative Officers, and Administrative Employees.