Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO)


    Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)


    Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)


    PhD in Anatomical Education


    Master of Science (MS)



    Training the Next Generation of Osteopathic Physicians and Health Care Providers

    Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) was established on August 1, 2007, on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. With the beautiful Cumberland Gap mountains serving as the backdrop, LMU-DCOM is one of the most prominent buildings on campus. LMU-DCOM currently offers programs in two locations : Harrogate, TN and Knoxville, TN. Quality educational programs are delivered through experienced faculty utilizing innovative teaching methods and state-of-the-art technology. LMU-DCOM is fully committed to meeting the health care needs of the community and beyond with excellence in teaching, patient care and services.
    This is alt text.2007 LMU-DCOM was established
    This is alt text.2011 LMU-DCOM graduates its first class of Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine
    This is alt text.#1 school for graduating the most primary care residents (U.S. News & World Report)
    Vet Shopping July 9, 2020

    New Study Explores Opioid-Related Vet Shopping Practices in Tri-state Appalachian Counties

    A new study by LMU researchers published in BMC Veterinary Research, June 22, sheds some light on the practice of vet shopping – using deceit to acquire pet medication for personal use - through the eyes of veterinarians practicing in rural Appalachia.

    OTD Virtual Open Houses July 2, 2020

    LMU’s Developing Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program to Hold Virtual Open Houses

    The developing Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) program at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) is holding two Virtual Open Houses Thursday, July 9 from noon to 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. EST. Faculty and staff will be available to provide an overview of the program, admission requirements, and answer questions about applying to the program. All prospective students interested in pursuing a doctoral degree in occupational therapy are encouraged to attend.

    Dr. Kellee Harper-Hanigan Awarded APTA Minority Faculty Development of the Year Award June 17, 2020

    Dr. Kellee Harper-Hanigan Awarded APTA Minority Faculty Development of the Year Award

    Kellee Harper-Hanigan, DPT, PhD (ABD), associate program director for Lincoln Memorial University’s (LMU) developing Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program has been awarded the Minority Faculty Development of the Year Award by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).