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.



New app: The Spine and the Pelvis

We didn't rest on our laurels these past few months. Besides the OsteoNews app, we've also developed the Spine and Pelvis app.

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Preliminary evidence on the efficacy of cranial osteopathy in professional football

An article written by Frédéric van Burm (DO), one of our IAO teachers, and Arnold Goedhart (PHd) was published on Glosbe Journal.

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Here's to you, Andrew Taylor Still!

Tomorrow, on the 6th of August, be sure to raise your glass to Andrew Taylor Still, the founder of osteopathy.

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About the IAO

The IAO is an international school for osteopathy with sites in Denmark, Egypt, Poland, 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.

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