ROME Southeast — June 13-16, 2019 | Savannah, Georgia

The South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Society, in partnership with the Georgia Osteopathic Medical Association, North Carolina Osteopathic Medical Association and the American Osteopathic Association, will host ROME Southeast June 13-16 in Savannah, Georgia. “Educate.Innovate.Collaborate.” is the theme of this year’s conference, which will offer up to 25 AOA Category 1-A CME credit. Conference Registration is […]

Kilgore Recognized by NBOME for Exemplary Commitment in Producing Valid and High Quality Examination Content

The National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners (NBOME) named Teresa M. Kilgore, DO, FACOI the 2018 Clinical Decision-Making (CDM) Case Writer of the Year from its distinguished National Faculty. Kilgore is a member of SCOMS and is the discipline chair for internal medicine and associate professor for clinical medicine at the Edward Via College of […]

South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Society Hosts Its Annual Winter CME Conference in Greenville, Feb. 22-23

Spartanburg, S.C. — The South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Society (SCOMS) will host its annual Winter CME Conference on Feb. 22-23 at the Embassy Suites Greenville Downtown Riverplace in downtown Greenville. The conference offers osteopathic physicians and surgeons the opportunity for Continuing Medical Education (CME) to maintain competence and learn about new and developing areas in medicine […]

Cashman Becomes First Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine to Lead the Spartanburg County Medical Society

Spartanburg, S.C. — Dr. Jeff Cashman, a member of the South Carolina Osteopathic Medical Society (SCOMS), was elected president of the Spartanburg County Medical Society and took office on December 7. He is the first Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) to serve in this capacity. “Dr. Cashman has the distinct pleasure of being the first […]

Proposed CME requirements for the 2019-2021 cycle ready for your comments

The Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists has approved changes to continuing medical education (CME) requirements for AOA board-certified physicians, which are scheduled to become effective in the 2019-2021 CME cycle if approved by the AOA Board of Trustees. The following proposed policy and supporting materials have been posted for public comment through December 19, 2018. Resolution: Continuous Medical […]

American Medical Association Officially Recognizes COMLEX-USA’s Equality with USMLE

The National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners and the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine issued a joint statement on December 4, 2018. (Philadelphia, PA) – On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, the American Medical Association’s (AMA) House of Delegates voted unanimously to approve Resolution 955, “Equality for COMLEX and USMLE.” The resolution provides that […]