COMING EVENTS


February 14-18, 2015

Introductory Course:
Osteopathy in the Cranial Field


Zinaida Pelkey DO
Course Director
Daniel A. Shadoan DO
Assistant Course Director

Sheraton Hotel Airport
Portland, Oregon

February 20-22, 2015

Key Elements in Effective Osteopathic Practice: A Weekend with Rachel Brooks MD

Rachel Brooks MD
Course Director
Sheraton Hotel Airport
Portland, Oregon

February 20-22, 2015

A Sutural Approach to Osteopathy in the Cranial Field

Course Directors:
Edward G. Stiles DO FAAO; Charles A. Beck Jr. DO FAAO

Sheraton Hotel Airport
Portland, Oregon

April 17-19, 2015

The Neurology of Posture - Maxillofacial Influences:
Teeth, Eyes, Ears, Vertebrae


Course Director:
Maurice Bensoussan MD FCA
Assistant Director:
R. Paul Lee DO FAAO FCA

Embassy Suites Hotel
Alexandria, Virginia

June 13-17, 2015

Introductory Course:
Osteopathy in the Cranial Field


Course Director:
Eric J. Dolgin DO FCA
Assistant Director:
Michael J. Porvaznik DO

Naples Grande Resort
Naples, Florida

June 18-21, 2015

Annual Conference:
Traumatic Brain Injury - The Whole Person


Course Director:
Simeon Hain DO
Associate Director:
Ali Carine DO

Naples Grande Resort
Naples, Florida

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Welcome to the Academy

About The Academy

Cranial Osteopathy is the study of anatomy and physiology of the cranium and its inter-relationship with the body as a whole. It may be applied for the prevention and treatment of disease and enhancement of health within the practice of the science of osteopathy.

The Osteopathic Cranial Academy was established in 1947 by students of William G. Sutherland, DO DSc (Hon) to:

Our members have a tradition of success in the treatment of a myriad of health problems, some of which may have been non-responsive to standard medical treatment.

Our international membership is composed of DOs, MDs, DMDs and DDSs who are involved in an ongoing study of Osteopathy in the Cranial Field.

The Osteopathic Cranial Academy (OCA) is a component society of The American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO).

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Osteopathic Cranial Academy, a nonprofit membership organization, is: To teach, advocate and advance Osteopathy, including Osteopathy in the Cranial Field, as envisioned by Andrew Taylor Still MD and William Garner Sutherland DO.

Vision Statement

The Vision of The Osteopathic Cranial Academy is:

Core Values

The Osteopathic Cranial Academy and its members are committed to: