Numbers from the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) show that just 0.3 percent of enrolling medical students between 2000 and 2020 were aged 40 or older. Montana’s Marie Elwood was a 39-year-old mother of seven when she started. A University of Washington med school grad and new family medicine resident, this is the story of how she made it happen.
When Dr. Jeremy Polman attended medical school as a young DO student, he found limited resources for learning osteopathic manipulative medicine. As a fellow, he got to work figuring out how to understand it better. With help from OnlineMedEd, that journey has led to a new book that could change how OMM is understood.