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A message from our president

Our mission at AOMA is to Transform Lives and Communities through Education, Patient Care, Leadership and Research in Oriental and other Integrative Medicines. We are very much a mission-driven organization. I find inspiration in the heart and soul of our dedicated staff, talented faculty and passionate students, who form our unique culture that is aligned with this mission.

My personal thanks to you for visiting AOMA’s website. We welcome you and hope you have an enriching experience as you browse and discover who we are, what we do and how we work to incorporate integrity, compassion and service in achieving our mission and vision.


Betty Edmond, M.D.


Welcome to Austin

Welcome to Austin, TX.
A very special place.

Frequently ranked as one of the nation’s most livable cities, Austin is a melting pot consisting of individuals with a wide range of backgrounds. AOMA students both reflect and actively participate in this rich community.

"Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity."

—Edwin Hubbell Chapin

"Those who master themselves have true power."

—Tao Te Ching

"Wheresoever you go, go with all your consciousness."


"An expert in anything was once a beginner."

—Helen Hayes