American Osteopathic Association

Advancing the distinctive philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine

Postdoctoral Training

Announcement: The AOA, ACGME and AACOM have agreed to a single accreditation system for graduate medical education programs in the U.S., with AOA-accredited training programs transitioning to ACGME accreditation between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2020. Read more and view Frequently Asked Questions.

The osteopathic medical profession offers postdoctoral training in all of the medical and surgical specialty areas. Successful completion of a residency program is required for specialty board certification.

Postdoctoral Training Resources