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.



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New website!

Our new website was launched at Friday the 31th of July 2015! Many thanks to everyone who contributed to this project!

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Publication of scientific article about our DIERS device!

The article "Reassessing the accuracy and reproducibility of Diers formetric measurements in healthy volunteers" will soon be publ...

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2015 AAO Convocation in Louisville!

015 AAO Convocation in Louisville!

From the 11th until the 15th of March, the Annual Convocation of the American Academy of Osteopathy took place in Louisville, Kent...

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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 (NSc.(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