The Oklahoma Osteopathic Association:
The Oklahoma Osteopathic Association (OOA) was founded in 1900 as an affiliate of the American Osteopathic Association.
The mission of the OOA is to advocate for the osteopathic profession and to promote the health and well-being of all Oklahomans.
An Oklahoma Corporation and a true voluntary professional association, it continues to exist to promote the causes, purposes, and goals of the osteopathic profession in Oklahoma. It is a state organization OF physicians of osteopathic medicine (DOs), BY osteopathic physicians, and FOR osteopathic physicians. The OOA premise that the individual's interests are best served with a unified effort and support in an Association. Nearly all Oklahoma's 1,962 DOs, as well as 293 residents, 5 interns and 360 osteopathic medical students are members of the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association.
The OOA meets in annual session each spring during the Annual Convention. The twelve-member Board of Trustees meets the first Thursday of each month at the Central Office in Oklahoma City.