The International Academy of Osteopathy IAO | Modern & academic courses in osteopathy.

The International Academy of Osteopathy®

Modern & academic courses in osteopathy. We aim to train our students to become safe, competent and independent osteopaths.

Follow a course in osteopathy

We organize 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.



Milestone in Denmark

On Wednesday, 13 March 2019, the Danish government presented the first ever official recognition to osteopaths....

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Legal recognition of osteopathy in Denmark

Wonderful news from Denmark where from now on the osteopathic profession & osteopathy is regulated by law. Way to go Denmark and w...

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About the IAO®

We are 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) and a Master of Science in Osteopathy (MSc.Ost.)*.

* in collaboration with Bucks University

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.

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CALL: +32 (0)9 233 04 03