Thursday, 29 September 2016

Letter from Prime Minister to NUMSS President

National University of Medical Sciences (NUMSS) president Dr Shahin Pourgol, MBA, DC, DO, PhD was surprised, honoured and happy to receive a handwritten message from honourable Justin Trudeau, the Prime Minister of Canada, thanking him for everything he does! 

Monday, 26 September 2016

Guest Professor

Manual osteopath Andrew Chan, DOMP, president of National Osteopathic Alumni Association dropped by today to give a lecture on osteopathic philosophy as well as shoulder evaluation & treatment to our students.

We know how busy he is and are grateful he cares so much about his Alma Mater. 


NUMSS Made History

Did you know we introduced manual osteopathy to Bermuda?

Anyone wishing to receive manual osteopathic care in an exotic beautiful island setting in Bermuda should contact Thomas Andrew at the Reefs, a five star luxury resort in Southampton, Bermuda (

Thomas is the only practicing manual osteopath in Bermuda. He is one of the students of National Academy of Osteopathy (Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice – D.O.M.P.) & National University of Medical Sciences (Doctor of osteopathy - DO). 

Friday, 23 September 2016

Top Athlete Studies Osteopathy

Jodi Livingston has enrolled at the Diploma in Osteopathic Manual Practice program of National Academy of Osteopathy.

Jodi has competed 11 times in fitness events and placed top three at 3 Canadian Nationals and also won Nova Scotia East Coast Classic NS provincials and 3rd at the Atlantic Championships this past year.

Jodi was so impressed with osteopathy and our style of teaching that she plans to continue her education by enrolling at the doctor of osteopathy (DO) program of National University of Medical Sciences.

We welcome this top athlete to our school and wish her success in her new academic endeavors. 

Newfoundland & Labrador Osteopathic Association (NLOA)

The province of Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada had no manual osteopathy association until this week. For the first time in history an association has been set up in this Canadian province and manual osteopath, Dr Matt Gibbons, DOMP, DO has been chosen as its president.

Dr Gibbons has a diploma in osteopathic manual practice from National Academy of Osteopathy (Canada) and a doctor of osteopathy degree from National University of Medical Sciences (Spain).
We are proud of Dr Gibbons and are sure under his direction the Newfoundland and Labrador Osteopathic Association (NLOA) will promote the profession effectively.

The NLOA website will be ready within a month. The contact information is:

Newfoundland & Labrador Osteopathic Association
48 Bannister street
Mount Pearl, Newfoundland
Canada A1N 1W1
Tel: (709) 747-7463

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

NUMSS Graduate on National TV

Dr Farjoud Shokouhi, PT, DPT the first Doctor of Physiotherapy (DPT) graduate of National University of Medical Sciences (Spain) in Iran has appeared on National TV to speak about physiotherapy.
We are quite proud of Dr Shokouhi. He is the only physiotherapist member of the supreme board of the Medical Council of Iran, in charge of licensing of health professionals in Iran.

Thursday, 15 September 2016

BCAOMP Accepts NUMSS Alumni as Members

The British Columbia Association of Osteopathic Manual Practitioners (BCAOMP) accepts for membership the graduates of the bachelor of science in osteopathy and the doctor of osteopathy (DO) programs of National University of Medical Sciences (Spain).