ⓘ American Osteopathic College of Occupational & Preventive Medicine

                                     

ⓘ American Osteopathic College of Occupational & Preventive Medicine

The American Osteopathic College of Occupational & Preventive Medicine is the national osteopathic medical specialty college for preventive medicine physicians, founded in 1979. AOCOPM consists of three divisions of population-based medicine: Aerospace & Hyperbaric medicine, Occupational & Environmental medicine and Public Health & General Preventive medicine. AOCOPM is an affiliate society of the American Osteopathic Association, AOCOPM is currently located in Harrogate, Tennessee, the home of Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Aerospace medicine focuses on clinical care, research, and operational support of the health, safety and performance of the crew and passengers of aircraft and spacecraft, with the support personnel who assist operation of such vehicles. This population often works and lives in remote, isolated, extreme, or enclosed areas in terms of physical and psychological stress. Practicing to achieve optimal human-machine match in workplaces rich with environmental hazards and engineering countermeasures.

Occupational and Environmental medicine focuses on the health of workers, including the ability to perform work in the physical, chemical, biological, and social conditions in the workplace, as well as health from exposure to the environment. Practitioners in this field address the promotion of health in the workplace and the prevention and management of occupational and environmental injury, illness and disability.

Public health and preventive medicine aimed at health promotion, disease prevention and health management population and specific population groups. These practitioners combine population-based public health skills with knowledge of primary, secondary and tertiary prevention-oriented clinical practice in a variety of situations.

                                     
  • The American Osteopathic Board of Preventive Medicine AOBPM is an organization that provides board certification to qualified Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine
  • the American Osteopathic Board of Preventive Medicine serving as the other. American Osteopathic Board of Preventive Medicine American Board of Preventive
  • Environmental Medicine ACOEM European Society for Environmental and Occupational Medicine EOM American Board of Preventive Medicine American Osteopathic Board
  • conference of the American Osteopathic College of Occupational Preventive Medicine AOCOPM Dr. Riland was a pioneer in the field of occupational environmental
  • list of societies represented in its House of Delegates, while the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine maintains a list of osteopathic
  • American Board of Medical Specialties ABMS and the American Medical Association AMA the American Osteopathic Association Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists
  • Award, March, 2002. Riland Memorial Lecture, American Osteopathic College of Occupational Preventive Medicine April, 2003. The Joe Award Pittsburgh Employment
  • Association of American Medical Colleges and the American Medical Association AMA In addition to the M.D., the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine D.O. is
  • Hyperbaric Medicine PDF American Osteopathic Conjoint Committee of Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Retrieved 2 April 2013. Home American Osteopathic Association
  • the equivalent medical degree is awarded as Doctor of Medicine MD or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine DO the latter in the United States only The degree
  • focus of active research. In Canada and the United States of America a Doctor of Medicine degree, often abbreviated M.D., or a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine