DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine






Center for Simulation and Training


Clinical Medicine



Training the Next Generation of Osteopathic Physicians

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 two locations for its Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) professional degree program: 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)
COVID-19 March 18, 2020

STATUS UPDATE: LMU to Complete the Semester Online, Will Not Hold Commencement Ceremonies

Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) President Clayton Hess has announced that LMU will complete the Spring 2020 semester online. LMU will not hold commencement ceremonies this spring. Degrees will be conferred on candidates that have completed degree requirements at the end of the semester.

COVID-19 March 12, 2020

LMU To Transition To Online Classes After March 13

Lincoln Memorial University President Clayton Hess has announced that LMU will transition to online classes beginning Monday, March 16. All seated lecture classes will be moved online until at least March 27. Students should look for communication about individual courses from faculty members through LMU email.

Adverse Childhood Experience March 10, 2020

LMU to Host 2020 Opioid Education Symposium

LMU-DCOM will host the 2020 Opioid Education Symposium on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Opioid Abuse, Monday, April 20, from 12:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Tex Turner Arena on LMU’s main campus in Harrogate, Tennessee. Registration will open at 12:15 p.m. for all attendees. Community leaders and service-oriented front-line law enforcement, paramedics, and other trained medical professionals are invited to attend.