Welcome to NYSOMS Online
to the New State York Osteopathic Medical Society's website. On this site
you will find information for the general public about Osteopathic Medicine,
resources for our members and students, and links to health, government
and state sites.
Why Join NYSOMS
The New York State Osteopathic Medical Society is the only professional
society in the state that represents the interests of osteopathic physicians. The organization continues to change and offer advanced membership services.
We are your voice in Albany, recent activities include:
- Keep fighting for tort reform, and keep defeating regressive liability
- Strengthen the new managed care law.
- Tackle tough public health issues, such as new HIV testing rules.
- Work for physicians to have the right of collective negotiations.
- And much more.
READ NYSOMS SPRING NEWSLETTER
[5/22/2017] - NYSOMS' Spring Newsletter of 2017 can be accessed at the link below: more
NYSOMS Thanks ROC-NY Exhibitors For Their Support
[4/26/2017] - Without the support of our convention exhibitors--many of whom are with us year after year--NYSOMS would not be able to put on the kind of quality event that our members have come to expect.
NYSOMS thanks all the exhibitors at ROC-NY 2017: more
Students Shine at ROC-NY Awards Ceremony
[4/19/2017] - Besides recognizing the student winner of its poster competition, NYSOMS gave out five other student awards at ROC-NY 2017. more
NYSOMS Chooses Officers, Board Members, at ROC-NY 2017
[4/17/2017] - More than 200 osteopathic physicians, residents, students and friends of the profession attended ROC-NY 2017, held April 6-9 at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel. NYSOMS held its annual business meeting and election of officers, board members and delegates to the AOA House of Delegates on Friday, April 7. Here are the election results: more
NYSOMS Announces Poster Competition Winners
[4/17/2017] - Close to 80 osteopathic medical interns residents and students participated in NYSOMS' annual Poster Competition, held in conjunction with ROC-NY 2017. Interns and residents were eligible to submit case studies or experimental research, while students were limited to experimental research only. The judges had some tough decisions to make, but these winners emerged: more
ROC-NY President's Reception plus NYITCOM Alumni Reunion equals a Great Night!
[4/17/2017] - One of the highlights of ROC-NY is NYSOMS' President's Reception and Awards Ceremony, co sponsored by the NYITCOM Office of Alumni Affairs, where we honor those who have made an impact on health care in New York State. This year, NYSOMS gave "Unsung Hero" awards to four longtime directors of medical education at hospitals that deliver osteopathic residency training. Collectively, they have taught and mentored hundreds, if not thousands, of osteopathic medical students and residents. more
NY DOH Announces Attestation Guidance for Mandatory Pain Management CME
[4/13/2017] - The New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) has recently released attestation information to report completion of the mandated CME Pain Management Course. To be in compliance, prescribers must file the self-attestation by July 1, 2017, and once every three years thereafter. To submit your attestation online, access your Health Commerce System (HCS) account and follow these steps: more
DOCTORS THAT DO
[3/22/2017] - Who sees you as a partner in care? Get to know Alice Chen, DO, of New York, and the other DOs behind #DoctorsThatDO: more
DO DAY IN ALBANY HELD TOGETHER WITH MSSNY LOBBY DAY
[3/9/2017] - Close to 50 osteopathic medical students joined MSSNY members on March 8, for a combined DO Day/MSSNY Lobby Day in Albany. more
READ NYSOMS WINTER NEWSLETTER
[1/9/2017] - NYSOMS' first Newsletter of 2017 can be accessed at the link below: more
Change in DEA Renewal Notification Starting January 1, 2017
[12/19/2016] - Effective January 1, 2017, the DEA is eliminating the informal grace period which the agency has previously allowed for registrants to renew their registrations. more
> Other News
> To view our Photo Gallery click here.
Calendar of Events (Summary)
> Complete Event Information
|Sunday: FLORIDA LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS
|Thursday: UHS 17th OMM Teaching Day @ 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. / Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
|Friday: Updates on Naloxone, HIV, & HCV for DOs and MDs @ 8:30am - 12:30pm
|Friday: Basic Visceral by Richard G. Schuster
|Wednesday: DO DAY 2018 in Albany SAVE THE DATE
|Thursday: -04/15/2018 Sunday