About THE OSMA
The Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA) is a statewide association representing 20,000 Ohio physicians, residents, medical students and practice managers. We are dedicated to improving the practice of medicine for physicians, their staff and patients, by advocating their position, saving them time and money, and promoting the medical profession. The OSMA is affiliated with the American Medical Association on the national level and county medical societies on the local level.
This section provides general information about the OSMA’s history, affiliated groups and committees and current policies.
Learn how the OSMA was founded and who has served as president since 1846.
Learn more about the OSMA’s mission for Ohio’s physicians.
Learn about who leads the association, when they meet and what by-laws are behind their decisions.
The OSMA policy compendium is a searchable PDF document of policies adopted from the OSMA House of Delegates from 1929 to date. This document serves as the governing policy for the association.
The OSMA is affiliated with many groups at the national, state and local levels.
- Ohio Delegation to the AMA
- County Medical Societies
- Joint Advisory Committee on Sports Medicine
- Organized Medical Staff Section
- OSMA Focused Task Force on Accreditation
- Committee on Judicial and Professional Relations
Learn about the event where OSMA policy is set.
- 2014 Annual Meeting Program (Handbook)
- House of Delegates
- OSMA Policy Compendium
- 2014 Nominating Committee Report
- Annual Meeting Archives
- 2014 Election Results
- 2014 Resolution Outcomes
- Ohio Health Care Legislative Update Presentation
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