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THE LATEST NEWS AND INFORMATION FROM THE INSTITUTE OF OSTEOPATHY AND THE OSTEOPATHIC PROFESSION

NHS funding is now available for employing osteopaths in primary care roles such as First Contact Practitioners (FCP)
Developed specifically for those who have recently embarked on or are about to embark on the world of work, our new series of webinars will support and guide you through those first months of practice, setting you up for success! 
Our UK Roadshows have provided a fantastic opportunity for osteopaths from across the profession to come together and share views, ideas and best practices.
Learning leadership skills can build your confidence to take on new roles in clinical practice, professional groups, education and/or research. Designed by osteopaths for osteopaths, this new and unique course will provide all the tools to support you in taking your first steps into leadership.
We are thrilled to announce that nominations for the 2024 iO Awards are now open! In this 150th anniversary year of osteopathy, we have taken the opportunity to revamp the awards and broaden the opportunities to celebrate the contribution that osteopaths make to patient care.
The iO has recognised Claire Piper as the first-ever iO Accredited Mentor, acknowledging her work and commitment to mentoring osteopaths.  
Osteopath and iO Professional Development Manager, Daniel McCarthy, will be hosting a series of CPD webinars across 2024.
The annual Intercollegiate Sports Day took place on Saturday 18 May and this year’s event was, again, a roaring success!
The Board of the Osteopathic Foundation (oF) is pleased to announce that it will again be accepting applications for grants for education and research projects...
The Osteopathic Foundation are delighted to announce that they are seeking multiple new Board Members to sit on the Board of the Foundation.
Developed specifically for those who have recently embarked on or are about to embark on the world of work, our new series of webinars will support and guide you through those first months of practice, setting you up for success! 
The Council of Osteopathic Educational Institutions (COEI) exhibited at the prestigious Upper Waiting Hall at the House of Commons.
2024 marks an incredible 150 years of osteopathy. We are proud of all that the profession has achieved since its inception and we therefore want to kick-off our celebrations by calling on all osteopaths to share why you are proud to be an osteopath!
Osteopaths, take part in the iO’s UK-wide osteopathy Census for 2024. Gathering data about all aspects of your work as an osteopath, the census collects valuable insights to inform the direction of the Institute’s work to secure the future of the osteopathic profession.
The BCNO Group has once again collaborated with Unifrog, to produce an online course about osteopathy, aimed at secondary school students.
Simon Fielding confirmed as Chair of the Osteopathic Foundation
Joanna Cram awarded MBE in New Year Honours for exceptional contribution to MSK Healthcare
Simon Fielding awarded the prestigious President's Medal 2023
Liz Hayden awarded Honorary Fellowship for her contribution to osteopathy
iO Award winners announced at Gala Dinner
The OF supports study aimed at using osteopathy for mental health support
CEO gives his views on the UCO and BCNO Group statements
The Osteosurvey aims to formulate teaching goals, CPD and optimise patient care
The Osteopathic Foundation are delighted to announce that they have appointed Simon Fielding as their new Chair
Are you an enthusiastic and self-motivated registered osteopath looking to enhance your understanding of working in the NHS?
The Osteopathic Foundation has awarded NCOR funding for three key pieces of work to support the profession
The results of a study recently published in the JMIR, has concluded that given that osteopaths are a workforce professionally trained to examine musculoskeletal disease...
This year's Intercollegiate Sports Day bought together students from all over the UK
An opportunity to spread the word about osteopathy
WOHW brings together the global community of osteopaths to celebrate the benefits of osteopathy
NASS have produced a free online programme for people suffering from axial SpA
Our webinars are a great way of gaining CPD with interactive learning
Follow the iO President on her new social media channels
BCOM partner with Unifrog to promote osteopathy to secondary school pupils