OPTI-West Committees

opti-west committees

OGME
The Osteopathic Graduate Medical Education Committee (OGME) will coordinate, enhance, and develop learning resources among OPTI-West member organizations. Officers of the Executive Board will also serve as officers of the OGME Committee.

Research
The Research Committee will meet as needed, but not less than once per year. It shall provide oversight and advice for OPTI-West’s support of resident research, assist with planning of the Annual OPTI-West Research Conference, Collaborate with OPTI-West Training Institutions on annual resident research days, and publish a yearly compendium of research done at OPTI-West program sites. The Executive Director shall serve as an Ex Officio member of the Research Committee with other members appointed as appropriate by the Governing Board.

Finance
The Finance Committee will meet as needed, but not less than once per year. The Chair of the Finance Committee shall be the Governing Board Chair Elect. The Executive Director and the Chief Academic Officer shall serve as Ex Officio members with other members appointed as appropriate by the Governing Board. The Finance Committee will establish and provide oversight for the annual OPTI-West budget, review OPTI fees annually, and provide recommendations for OPTI services.