Our Purpose, Mission, and Values


To create and sustain a network of clinicians engaged in the assessment of the clinical usefulness of osteopathic manipulative medicine (OMM).


To evaluate and advance the practice of osteopathic manipulative medicine.


We value and promote the advancement of osteopathic medicine through research.

We value and support clinicians who integrate OMT and research into their clinical practice.

We value, promote, and produce research that easily translates into osteopathic primary care.

We value a practice of medicine that promotes health and optimizes human’s inherent healing capacity.