Innovative Curriculum

A curriculum that fosters life-long learning

Your transformation from a student of medicine to a fully-reflective Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine begins with a better curriculum.

The University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine (UIWSOM) Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) Program curriculum:

  • stresses independent study and self-directed learning
  • teaches and integrates biomedical sciences as they would be applied in clinical settings
  • provides early exposure to experiential learning and patient contact
  • fosters professional identity formation
  • emphasizes the interpersonal skills required of successful healthcare teams
  • awakens in you a sense of social accountability and cultural awareness

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) Program curriculum

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