Institutional Policy: PE-13

Category
Personnel
Subject
Adoption of the Code of Ethics of the American Osteopathic Association for Clinical Faculty
Effective
April 19, 2008 (updated on August 13, 2015)
Updated
N/A

PE 13-1. Authority

1.1

W. Va. Code § 18B-1-6

1.2

W. Va. Code R. § 133-4

PE 13-2. Policy

2.1

The West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine adopts the American Osteopathic Association’s Code of Ethics as principles by which the Clinical Faculty members should be guided in their practice as physicians.  A copy of the current AOA Code of Ethics is attached hereto.

2.2

Please use the following address to access the AOA site where the Code of Ethics may be found online: http://www.osteopathic.org/inside-aoa/about/leadership/Pages/aoa-code-of-ethics.aspx.