No bones about it, the anatomy labs at ATSU are pretty cool. From state-of-the-art computer software and a 3-D theatre to tried and true cadaver dissection and textbooks, the labs are a mighty source of knowledge and skill for students across disciplines. Both Arizona’s and Missouri’s facilities are finding new ways to integrate dissection and software, each putting student learning at the heart of its programs...
Imagination takes flight on the 50-acre Wind Riff Farm on the outskirts of Kirksville, Mo., where Sydney P. Ross, DO, ’59, perfects his lifelong love for building exact replica model airplanes. His favorite is this 1943 Navy fighter plane, the F411 Corsair, with a 105-inch wingspan, complete with retractable landing gear and weighing only 38 pounds. Construction took several years and $5,000 to complete...
OCT 9 KOAA Annual Luncheon & Assembly Meeting, San Diego, Calif. OCT 9 ATSU Alumni and Friends Reception, San Diego, Calif. OCT 20 ADA Annual Session ASDOH Alumni Reception, San Francisco, Calif. OCT 25-27 KCOM & SHM Founder’s Day Alumni Reunions, Kirksville, Mo. OCT 25-27 Founder’s Day Manipulative Update, Kirksville, Mo. NOV 28-DEC 1 Primary Care Update, Ridgedale (Branson), Mo.
At two retirement events, ATSU said goodbye to its beloved president and his wife, Sue. Thanking the couple for their years of service were nearly a thousand guests across both campuses and communities. Building steadfast relationships in a time of transition, Dr. Magruder has undoubtedly left the University better than when he found it...
Loving ATSU isn’t hard to do — especially when honoring hundreds of bright, compassionate graduates who walk the stage each year at commencement. You know the procession by heart, but here is what stole ours at this summer’s celebrations...
A deformed skull (left) tells a story of mystery and intrigue. Its flattened and elongated shape was likely caused by frequently tying a board to the top of the head, a custom practiced by some cultures as a symbol of beauty or status...
Leroy “Scott” Allison, DO, ’82, Bartlesville, Okla., died Jan. 23, 2012, at age 62. Dr. Allison was born Oct. 16, 1949, in Atkinson, Neb., to Joseph L. and Phyllis E. (Brown) Allison. He grew up in many places as his father was in the U.S. Navy, stationed at several locations over the years. After receiving his high school education he served in the U.S. Air Force and later in the Army Reserves.
Jack Daniels, PhD, is at the top of his profession, and literally, the top of the world. For more than 50 years, Dr. Daniels has dedicated his career to athletics and altitude training. Now, this two-time Olympic medalist, running coach, and author brings his expertise to the online classroom as an associate professor in ATSU’s Human Movement program...
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A.T. Still University (ATSU) is the original founding institution of osteopathic healthcare, established in 1892 by Andrew Taylor Still.
ATSU is comprised of two campuses (Kirksville, Mo., and Mesa, Ariz.) on
more than 200 acres with six prestigious schools. Learning environments
include online and on campus options as well as community-based
partnerships worldwide. ATSU has more than 700 employees dedicated to
its not-for-profit mission and an average annual enrollment of over
3,100 students from 35 countries.
ATSU is renowned for its preeminence as a multidisciplinary healthcare educator. The University is focused on integrating the founding tenets of osteopathic medicine
and the advancing knowledge of today's science. ATSU continually earns
distinctions as the graduate healthcare university with best-in-class
curriculum and a community outreach mission to serve the underserved.
The University has a rich history of leadership
in both healthcare education and correlated research, and is
consistently ranked in U.S. News and World Report's "Best Graduate