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Training in Policy Studies (TIPS)

The Training in Policy Studies (TIPS) program is a policy based program that provides an understanding of current health care issues while also providing leadership opportunities. Sessions will focus on physician payment models, health care reform, the Higher Education Act reauthorization, the opioid epidemic and current public health issues. Participants will gain experience in writing policy briefs and white papers, oral testimony, media training and more. The program serves as an initial leadership and policy program for residents wishing to become more active within the osteopathic profession. For information regarding this program, please contact the AOA.