New Jersey City University and the University of
Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM)
established an articulation agreement to encourage students to pursue careers in
Osteopathic Medicine. Osteopathic Medicine promotes health and prevention,
diagnosis, and treatment of human illness, disease, and injury. Osteopathic
Medicine focuses special attention on the biological mechanisms by which the
musculoskeletal system interacts with all body organs and systems in both health
and disease. The Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) is a fully trained and
licensed physician who prescribes drugs, performs surgery, and selectively
utilizes all accepted scientific modalities to maintain and restore health.
Osteopathic physicians are active in all 50 states.Course requirements
for completion of the major are listed below. Course Codes with an asterisk (*)
have prerequisite and corequisite courses.
Faculty advisor: Dr. Laura
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