Ontario Federation of Osteopathic Professionals (OFOP) is an Ontario Association representing Osteopathic Manual Practitioners.

The Ontario Federation of Osteopathic Professionals (OFOP) is a not-for-profit, voluntary, professional association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners.

As a partner member of the Osteopathic International Alliance (OIA), OFOP is advancing the philosophy and practice of osteopathic medicine.

The Mission of Ontario Federation of Osteopathic Professionals:

  • To register qualified professionals in osteopathic manual practice
  • To work closely with Ministry of Health in order to regulate osteopathic manual practice in Ontario
  • To promote an understanding of osteopathic care in Ontario
  • To set standards of osteopathic practice and conduct
  • To develop the osteopathic profession
  • To assure the quality of osteopathic education
  • To ensure continuing professional development
  • To deliver quality educational and professional support
  • To help patients with complaints about an osteopathic manual practitioner
  • To correlate the activities with all osteopathic associations
  • To protect members against discrimination by Insurance companies

Upcoming Events

2016 Osteopathy Australia Conference

October 21-23, 2016

Location: South Bank in Brisbane Queensland, Australia

For more information and the list of speakers, please visit: http://conference.osteopathy.org.au/

Registration: Please visit:  http://conference.osteopathy.org.au/pages/registration.html


9th Interdisciplinary World Congress
on Low Back and Pelvic Girdle Pain

October 31-November 3, 2016


Location: Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore

Registration: TBA www.worldcongresslbp.com

5th International Fascia Research Congress

November 14-15, 2016

Location: Berlin, Germany

Pre-Conference Workshops November 13. Joint registration will be available for those wishing to attend both the Fascia Research Congress and the Osteopathic Conference.

13th Annual International Congress “Trauma, ANS & Osteopathy”

November 18-20, 2016

Location: Berlin, Germany



The Institute of Osteopathy 2016 Convention

November 25-27, 2016

Location: Beaumont Estate, Windsor, UK

Theme: Exploring the possibilities that open up to us when we reach out to others. Whether it is our patients, our colleagues, other healthcare professions or the wider community, amazing things can happen when we start to reach out.

For more information:  www.osteopathy.org/ioc-2016


International Conference in Pediatric Osteopathy

April 8-9, 2017

Location: UK

The Foundation for Paediatric Osteopathy in the UK will be holding an international conference in Paediatric Osteopathy scheduled for the 8th and 9th April, 2017. Previous conferences were held in 2012 and 2015.

Further details will appear soon on the conference website: www.fpoconference.org.uk

11th International Conference on Advances in Osteopathic Research (ICAOR)

April 21-23, 2017

Location: Italy, Milan

The Organising Committee invites submission of abstracts of original osteopathic and related research. Abstract submission deadline is Wednesday, November 30, 2016. Submission details: www.bcom.ac.uk/icaor11 or icaor@bcom.ac.uk.