MDF Namesakes

Daniel Motyka, D.O., from Crown Point, IN, was one of the IOA’s most dedicated members to developing successful CME events.  Dr. Motyka’s mission was to provide and maintain the highest possible education for Indiana’s osteopathic physicians and the surrounding state’s D.O.s.

Arthur Dannin, D.O., from Frankfort, IN, was focused on the osteopathic medical student.  He worked tirelessly with the Indiana General Assembly to pass education friendly legislation, guided students on their paths in medicine, and began some of the initial talks to develop an osteopathic medical school in Indiana.

The Motyka Dannin Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.