Student American Academy of Osteopathy
Welcome to SAAO!
The mission of SAAO is to teach, advocate, and research the science, art, and philosophy of osteopathic medicine, emphasizing the integration of osteopathic principles, practices, and manipulative treatment in patient care.
The GA-PCOM chapter aims to enhance students’ skill in OMM techniques within the school community by helping students attain a maximum proficiency in osteopathic structural diagnosis and treatment and foster a clear concept of the clinical application of osteopathy in health and disease.
The GA-PCOM chapter coordinates details for attending the national convocation, hosts mock OMM practicals, and sponsor various speakers, workshops, and events throughout the academic year.
President: Nikki Olson
VP: Matthew Shelnutt
Secretary: Jennifer Sims
Treasurer: Jeffery Weeks
National Rep: Kayla Dziuba
OMM Educational Coordinators: Rebecca Palmer and Reena Patel