The Logan University chapter of the Student American Chiropractic Association (SACA) sent 19 students and faculty advisor, Dr. Patrick Montgomery, to the American Chiropractic Association's (ACA) 2016 National Chiropractic Leadership Conference (NCLC) held in Washington, DC last week. Logan students attended over 40 meetings.
Students had the opportunity to network with students from other colleges as well as Doctors of Chiropractic from across the country.
Here are some of the other opportunities Logan students were able to experience while attending NCLC 2016:
- Congressional Reception (Rayburn House Office Building): networking opportunities; addressed by ACA leaders and members of Congress.
- General Session: members of Congress expressed their support for chiropractic and profession and our legislative efforts
- Lobbying: DCs and students lobbied on Capitol Hill to promote this year's issue briefs.
- First Annual Job Fair: DCs presented job opportunities and students were able to meet with them in person following the job fair.
- SACA Business Meetings: students witnessed how the organization functions at the national level and were provided with leadership opportunities.
- Free access to all continuing education seminars.
- Nightly social outings specifically for students.
- Scholarships awarded by Standard Process.
- Cash awards for SACA's Got Talent competition.
- EXPO hall with tons of free goods.
- Prizes awarded for social media promotion of the week's events.
Save the Date! DC2017: March 15-18, 2017
For the first time ever, NCLC will be combined with the Association of Chiropractic Colleges' (ACC) research conference and the World Federation of Chiropractic's (WFC) biennial congress.
Congratulations to all of the students honored at the Spring 2016 Recognition Luncheon!
A trivia night will be held in the lobby of the Purser Center on Wednesday, March 9th from 6pm to 10pm. The event will include trivia, popcorn, drinks and a silent auction.
The price for each player is $5 and teams will consist of eight to 10 players at a table.
The winning prize is movie tickets!
All proceeds will be donated to the Arthritis Foundation.
National Boards and Spring Break are quickly approaching and it’s time to start preparing for early mornings and late nights. Treat yourself and save some time cooking by having a Krispy Kreme to start off your day of studying or intense procrastinating!
The Clinic Abroad team is selling Krispy Kreme doughnuts for $8.00 a box. Pre-order your box by emailing Alex at Alexander.Bakaysa@logan.edu
by Wednesday, March 9th
. All of the profits will go towards the Spring Clinic Abroad Trip. Orders will be available to be picked up the morning of March 11th.
Also, keep an eye out for upcoming fundraisers! There's more to come!
Dr. Robert Kessinger will be on campus on Thursday, March 10th at 11:30am in Room G102 to review cases from a chiropractic family practice.
All are welcome to attend.
Presented by the Functional Medicine Club.