U.S. News and World Report Puts Osteopathic Medical Colleges at Top of List of Primary Care Resident Producers
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine ranks fifth nationally for producing the most primary care residents.

U.S. News and World Report has released this year’s best medical school rankings, and the nation’s 25 colleges of osteopathic medicine are well-represented among the 146 schools responding to the magazine’s survey. Eight out of the top ten (including all of the top five) medical schools listed in answer to the question “Which schools turn out the most primary care residents?” are osteopathic medical schools.

The five schools topping the list include Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, University of North Texas Health Science Center/Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine, Oklahoma State University College of Osetopathic Medicine and Edward Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine also made the top ten list of primary care resident producers, with Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine – CA, coming in 12th.

 

June 17, 2009
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