The goal of the A.T. Still Research Institute is to explore and advance the scientific evidence base of osteopathic medicine and associated health professions within A.T. Still University.


  1. Establish an infrastructure and culture that promotes inter-professional research relevant to whole person healthcare.
  2. Support clinicians, scientists, and students in conducting clinically-relevant research.
  3. Facilitate the dissemination and translation of research outcomes via publications, teaching, and conferences.
  4. Collaborate with strategic external research centers/entities, both nationally and internationally.
  5. Provide research training and mentoring to develop preeminent clinician researchers.
  6. Develop ideas and prioritize research within the affiliated healthcare community promoting synergy within the changing environment.
  7. Focus research and become preeminent in the selected research areas.