Grand Rounds: Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment For Lower Back Pain


Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 12:15pm


Moos Tower, Room 2-520


Presentation: "Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for Lower Back Pain: An Evidence-Based Review"
Presenter: Andrew Slattengren, DO, UMN North Memorial Family Medicine Residency

Lunch will be served.

Live streaming is available.


  • Evaluate the evidence for efficacy of osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) for pain and function in patients with low back pain
  • Describe the evidence for OMT as an intervention to treat patients with low back pain and back-specific dysfunction in pregnancy
  • Discuss the recent trends of osteopathic student matriculation into Family Medicine residency programs nationally and locally


This live activity has also been reviewed and accepted for up to one prescribed credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed credit, not as Category 1.

Physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other health care professionals who participate in this CME activity may submit their Statement of Attendance to the appropriate accrediting organization or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

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