UMOH Conference

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You are invited to join us for the annual Upper Midwest Osteopathic Health Conference!


The conference will be held in-person at the Sheraton in West Des Moines (NEW LOCATION!), May 2-4, 2024. Our 2024 conference lineup is still in the works but we will have an emphasis on diabetes, emergency medicine, elder-care, and OMM! As always, our exhibit hall will feature the newest innovations from our industry partners, and our famous Emergency Medicine track will be held on Friday, May 3. Don’t miss this terrific opportunity to learn and network with osteopathic thought leaders, Iowa DO peers, residents and students, as well as exhibitors and sponsors.

Download the Conference Schedule here!

Click here to register for the conference online with a credit card! If you'd prefer to register with a hard copy form and check, feel free to print off our PDF registration form (click here to download) and mail it in to our office at your convenience! Our early bird registration discount expires Friday, April 12th-- register today!

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We look forward to seeing you in May!

Attendee Cancellation Policy

To receive a refund, less a $50 processing fee, cancellations must be received by Friday, April 12, 2024. After that date, all fees are non-refundable.

Student Poster Competition

DO students, would you like your research to be featured in upcoming IOMA publications and highlighted on social media? In addition, celebrated through press releases and notifications to the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) for recognition at the national level? If so, we invite you to apply to present your research. For more information, click here!

Location and Sleeping Rooms

Please be sure to make your sleeping room reservations at the Sheraton in West Des Moines – NEW LOCATION (1800 50th Street, West Des Moines, Iowa, USA, 50266). Rooms are available in our block for $144/night + tax. You can book online by clicking here or you can call 515-223-1800 and ask to book a room under the Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association (IOMA): Upper Midwest Osteopathic Health Conference (UMOHC) block. The room block closes on Friday, April 12, 2024.


The Iowa Osteopathic Medical Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing education for physicians. The 2024 Upper Midwest Osteopathic Health Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22.5 hours of AOA Category 1-A credits for in-person conference activities and will report CME credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Unitims logoyPoint Health – Des Moines is accredited by the Iowa Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. UnityPoint Health – Des Moines designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Attendees who need AAFP credit can use their AMA certificate to get CME credit with the American Academy of Family Physicians by sending it to the AAFP Membership Department.

Please note, the SIM-IA simulations and on-demand recordings are only eligible for AOA credit. If you have any questions, please contact the IOMA office.

Exhibitor/Sponsor Information

We invite your company to be a partner and exhibit your products and services at our 2024 Upper Midwest Osteopathic Health Conference.

Sponsorships present a great opportunity to get exclusive access to practicing osteopathic physicians from across the Midwest. Participating as a sponsor and/or exhibitor will allow you to reconnect with osteopathic physicians with whom you currently work and build new relationships with physicians, residents, and students.

The Exhibit Hall will be open the afternoon of Thursday, May 2nd, and all day on Friday, May 3rd. We will also be holding an exhibit hall reception for all attendees and exhibitors after sessions end on Thursday.

Check out our 2024 Exhibitor Prospectus for information on the sponsorship and exhibitor levels for our 2024 Conference! Make sure to check out the Presenting Sponsor package, which includes the opportunity to sponsor a non-CME presentation over lunch, and the Friday Community Builder Sponsor add-on, which gives your staff exclusive access to our physicians during a non-CME social outing on Friday night.

The easiest way to register is through our online registration form. Alternatively, you can fill out a PDF version of the registration form and return it with your payment at your earliest convenience. If needed, we can work with you to complete any grant application requirements that your company may have.

Please reach out to Randi Malone (515-282-8192) if you have any questions. We want to make sure that we provide you with opportunities that best match your marketing needs, so if you have additional sponsorship proposals or ideas, please let us know.

Thanks for your support of IOMA and we look forward to seeing you in May!

Thank You to Our 2024 Sponsors: