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Twenty-two OSU Medicine students travel to Oklahoma City to Participate in D.O. Day at the Capitol

TULSA, Okla. — Twenty-two OSU medical students participate in D.O. Day at the Capitol in Oklahoma City.  This is the 35th year that the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association sponsored the program during the month of March. 

The students provide service to the State Capitol’s First Aid Station during the legislation session.  The program gives the medical students the opportunity to bring osteopathic medicine to the legislators, as well as see their leaders at work. 

Dana Livingston, Director of Student Affairs says “this is a wonderful opportunity that our school provides.  We are able give our students a unique experience. It also gives the legislators an opportunity to see what osteopathic medicine is truly about.”

OSU Center for Health Sciences educates osteopathic physicians, research scientists and other health care professionals with emphasis on serving rural and under-served Oklahoma. To learn more about our programs visit www.healthsciences.okstate.edu.

 

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