The College of Osteopathic Medicine has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report for our national leadership in primary care training and rural medicine. Out of 147 M.D.- and D.O.-granting schools in the U.S., UNE ranks 11th for primary care physicians trained and 16th for rural medication.
COM by the Numbers
Percentage of our graduates that practice in primary care disciplines (i.e., Family Medicine, General Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics).
UNE's College of Osteopathic Medicine ranked in top 10 medical schools where graduates are most likely to match with their first choice residency program
UNE's College of Osteopathic Medicine ranked in top ten for mean score on the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination of the United States (COMLEX-USA) Levels 1, 2 and 3.
Provider of physicians for the State of Maine.
We feature state-of-the-art facilities on UNE's oceanfront Biddeford Campus. Teaching and learning are at the forefront. As a student with us, you experience our innovative Patient-First Curriculum in outstanding on-campus learning laboratories for clinical skills, anatomy and osteopathic manipulative medicine.
The Center of Excellence in the Neurosciences augments our research mission, providing opportunities for you to work with outstanding research faculty.
Our substantial clinical campus structure and academic affiliations with robust community-based hospital systems in the region and throughout the Northeast provide diverse settings in which you continue to practice putting the patient first.
Diana Goode, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow, and Derek Molliver, Ph.D., associate professor of Biomedical Sciences , recently had their research published in the Journal of Molecular...
Tom Meuser, Ph.D., director of the Center for Excellence in Aging and Health (CEAH), was recently interviewed for an article in Times Higher Education ,...
Physician Assistant (PA) students recently highlighted collaborative efforts among several UNE programs during presentations at the Maine Association of Physician Assistants (MEAPA) annual conference. The...
Forum Interprofessional Education Collaborative
Dr. Said Nafai OTD, OTR/L, CLT