Follow a course in osteopathy

The IAO organises internationally recognised courses in osteopathy.

You can choose a course straight away or first compare the various courses with each other.

Committed to osteopathy

Our high training level and "Evidence-Based Practice" approach are designed to offer quality osteopathic treatments for all patients. Moreover, we are committed to stimulate the academic nature of the osteopathic profession.



Open Forum – Educational Conference

The IAO was represented by Luc Peeters, MSc.Ost. Joint-Principal, on the "Open Forum – Educational Conference – OSEAN" in Vienna (...

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International Osteopathic Healthcare week!

The OIA celebrates for the 4th time the International Osteopathic Healthcare week. During 17-21 April 2016, they encourage all mem...

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René Kälin passed away

It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of René Kälin. He was a former student at the IAO and became a member of our...

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About the IAO

The IAO is an international school for osteopathy with sites in Denmark, Egypt, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Our students can obtain the Diploma in Osteopathy (DO), the Bachelor of Science with Honours in Osteopathic Studies (BSc.(Hons)Ost.Stud.)* and/or the Master of Science in Osteopathy (MSc.Ost.)**.

* in collaboration with Buckinghamshire New University
** in collaboration with the University of Applied Sciences - Tyrol

About us

The International Academy of Osteopathy - IAO, was established in 1987 by Michel Janssens (†1995), Grégoire Lason and Luc Peeters. Today the IAO has more than 2,500 students spread across 28 cities.

Contact us

You can call us, send us an e-mail or use the contact form.

VL: +32 (0)92 33 04 03
NL: +31 (0)20 632 95 75