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

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.


OSTEOPATHIC INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE: Annual General Meeting and Conference

Auckland Conference: Osteopathy: A Global Presence

We are proud to announce our next Conference and Annual General Meeting will be in Auckland, New Zealand, on 8-10 September, 2017!

Registration will open in early 2017, and registrants will be able to access special airfare discounts via Star Alliance/Air New Zealand.


OMED 17: Annual Convention American Osteopathic Assossiation

7-10 October, 2017

Location: Philadelphia, USA



Ontario Federation of Osteopathic Professionals Annual General Meeting

November 26, 2017

Venue: Monte Carlo Inn Vaughan Suites

Location: 705 Applewood Crescent, Vaughan, ON L4K 5W8

Time: 12pm


World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases 2018.

19-22 April, 2018

Location: Krakow, Poland


12th International society of Physical And Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM) World Congress 2018

8-12 August, 2018

Location: Paris, France


17th World Congress on Pain

12-16 September. 2018

Location: Boston, USA


The Sixth “Open Forum for Osteopathic Education” conference.

18th – 19th October 2018 in Lyon, France. 

The topic will be “Teaching Osteopathic Diagnostics”, featuring presentations and workshops in this important area.

We would like to invite you to submit a paper, before Sunday, 31st December 2017.


Fifth International Fascia Research Congress 

November 14-15, 2018

Pre-conference Workshops:

November 13, 2018

Joint registration will be available for those wishing to attend both the Fascia Research Congress and the Osteopathic Conference.

Visit the Fascia Research Congress website
Details will be announced in the next few months.