Postgraduate Programs and Seminars - Logan University

Postgraduate Programs / Continuing Education

Logan University’s Postgraduate Department is committed to bringing a wide variety of seminars that not only meet state requirements, but are also interesting, affordable and applicable. Continue your education with Logan!

For more information, contact the Postgraduate Department:
Phone: 800-842-3234 
Email: PostGrad@logan.edu 
 

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Logan University alumni receive a 10 percent discount on seminar registrations (not applicable to already discounted programs or day-of registrations). Current students must pre-register through the Alumni and Friends House and day-of registrations will not be accepted.

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View July 2018 - December 2018 Course Descriptions


Featured Events

Chiropractic Pediatrics

Logan University's Department of Postgraduate Education is proud to present The Pediatric Certificate Course with Dr. Suzanne Seekins. This is a three-session 36-hour course. Completing all three sessions results in a Certificate of Completion. Each 12-hour session can be taken as a stand-alone seminar; and each session contains valuable practical information that can be utilized in practices right away.

Session #1: July 14-15
Session #2: August 11-12
Session #3: September 29-30

Click here to view a full outline of the program.


Performance Health Rehab Certificate

A 36-hour, three-weekend course leading to a Rehab Specialist Certificate. The full 36 hours will apply as credit toward the DACRB requirements for completion. This is a new curriculum especially designed for practitioners interested in serving sports medicine, rehabilitation, health and fitness patients.

Session #1: August 25-26
Session #2: September 8-9
Session #3: October 6-7

Click here to view more information or click here to view a video on the Performance Health Rehab Certificate.


The Musculoskeletal Diagnostic Ultrasound Certification Course

The Musculoskeletal Diagnostic Ultrasound Certification Course will provide 120 hours of training in the application of ultrasound imaging to the musculoskeletal system. This course is targeted toward clinicians, particularly those with interest in increasing their knowledge and skill in diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal conditions of upper and lower extremities.

Session #1: September 22-23
Session #2: October 20-21
Session #3: December 1-2
Session #4: January 12-13, 2019
Session #5: February 16-17, 2019
Session #6: March 23-24, 2019
Session #7: April 13-14, 2019
Session #8: May 11-12, 2019
Session #9: June 15-16, 2019
Session #10: July 13-14, 2019

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Baseball & Sports Performance Conference

Logan University’s College of Chiropractic Postgraduate Department is excited and proud to present the Baseball and Sports Performance Conference on our campus at the beautiful state-of-the-art Purser Center. This is the 3rd Annual Conference and promises to be the best one yet. This outstanding conference is designed to explore in detail natural performance enhancement and injury prevention strategies for the sport of baseball and other athletes. Major league team chiropractors will be among this group of excellent instructors.

November 10-11, 2018

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  • Acupuncture - Basic: Multiple Dates

    Course Descriptions:
    The 100-Hour Acupuncture Certification course teaches history, philosophy and theories. The six session course is designed to prepare the attendee to successfully take and pass any required examinations for licensure. The sessions include the history, philosophy, theories, practical workshops, quizzes and a final examination all directed at achieving clinical and academic proficiency in the practice of acupuncture. Needles and sharps containers are available for purchase at the seminars.

    In Session #1, students are taught the history, basics and some advanced principles in preparation to begin the practice of acupuncture. An overview of the 14 main meridians, chi flow, energy clock and yin/yang, origin of acupuncture, body measurement, levels of treatment and a detailed explanation of the twelve kinds of acupuncture points and their exact functions, superficial cycle of chi flow and deep cycle of chi flow, the vital substances, identification of patterns, a detailed study of Lung Meridian Patterns and a detailed study of Large Intestine Meridian as well as an introduction to tongue diagnosis, pulse diagnosis, cupping and moxa are discussed.

    In Session #2, students will be introduced to press needles, tacks, magnets and pellets. In addition, an introduction to acupuncture for pain control, discusses acupuncture for sports injuries, five phase theory, introduction to electronic graphing and acupuncture for musculoskeletal conditions is discussed. Other topics include: stomach meridian patterns, diet, emotions, climate, Qi Deficiency, cold, Yin Deficiency and fire. In addition, a detailed study of the spleen meridian patterns and needling of each point and clean needle techniques are discussed.

    In Session #3, the following topics are discussed: Heart meridian patterns, Qi Deficiency, Yang Deficiency, Yang Collapse, blood deficiency, Yin Deficiency, Fire Blazing, phlegm, blood stagnation, combinations and needling of each point. He also presents a study of the Small Intestine Meridian, Special Effect Points and conditions treatable. In addition, the 12 divergent channels, 15 connecting channels, and root 5 and branch theory are discussed. Lastly, the following topics are discussed: Bladder meridian patterns, climate, emotions, excess sex, damp-heat, damp-cold, deficiency, combinations, kidney meridian patterns, hereditary weaknesses, chronic illness, overwork, premature aging, Qi Not Firm, failure to receive chi, loss of essence, combinations and needling.

    In Session #4, a detailed study of the pericardium meridian, special effect points and conditions treatable with needling of each point are discussed. A detailed study of San Jiao Meridian patterns, Upper, Middle and Lower Burners, with needling will also be discussed. The micro systems: Scalp, hands, face and ear and facial rejuvenation (TCM, Korean, Electro) are identified. He also describes the identification of patterns according to the five elements. Lastly, a detailed study of the gall bladder meridian patterns, diet, emotions, climate, damp-heat, deficiency and needling of each point is covered. A practice workshop on the tongue and pulse are also discussed.

    In Session #5, Dr. Zev Myerowitz presents a detailed study of the Liver Meridian Patterns, Pathogenic Factors, Emotions, Diet, Qi Stagnation, Blood Stasis, Liver Fire, Liver Wind, Damp Heat, Cold Stagnation, Blood Deficiency, Yang Rising, Combinations, and needling of each point. In hours 3 and 4 Dr. Zev does a detailed study of the Ren Meridian, Special Effect Points, and conditions treatable, with needling of each point. In hours 5, 6 and 7 he provides a detailed study of the Du Meridian, Special Effect Points and conditions treatable, with needling each point. In hours 8, 9 and 10 he covers Scalp Acupuncture. In hours 11 and 12 he describes and discusses the Eight Extra Vessels, Special Effects, Treatment Techniques, Needle, Electro, Ion Pumping, and Ba Gua. In hours 13, 14, and 15 Dr. Myerowitz discusses the Five Element transporting and application. He wraps up with a Tongue and Pulse Diagnosis workshop.

    Session #6 includes a review, a point location skills examination and a comprehensive final examination. Dr. Myerowitz begins the session with discussion and description of the Ghost Points and covers the Influential Points and the Huazotojiaji Points. During hours 5 through 10 he conducts a review of the entire course material in preparation for the certification exam. In Hours 9 through 11 Dr. Myerowitz administers the Clean Needle technique exam and then in hours 12 through 16.75 he administers the point location skills examination and the comprehensive written examination. This course is taught by one of the most knowledgeable and most popular acupuncturists in our profession, so it is with great pride that we welcome him to our campus.  Zev J. Myerowitz, D.C., Dipl.Ac. (NCCAOM) is a 1978 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic. He is a Diplomate of the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and a Licensed Acupuncturist in the state of Maine. He has had extensive advanced training in acupuncture, Taoist studies, facial rejuvenation and gynecology in TCM. He holds postgraduate teaching positions at Parker College of Chiropractic and Cleveland Chiropractic College. He is President of the American Academy of Chiropractic Acupuncture and of the Acupuncture Society of New England. Dr. Myerowitz has received numerous chiropractic and acupuncture awards and is the author of a number of books and articles. Please join us for this opportunity to study with Dr. Myerowitz.

    Tuition:
    Early Bird (Ends 15 days prior to session): $295 per session
    Regular: $330 per session
    One-time Fee: $35 for required manual (purchased at Session #1)

    Instructor:
    Zev Myerowitz, DC, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM), Lac.

    Session Dates:

    Saturdays: 8am - 7pm
    Sundays: 7am - 12:45pm

    September 15-16, 2018
    October 6-7, 2018
    November 17-18, 2018
    December 8-9, 2018
    January 19-20, 2019
    February 9-10, 2019

  • Acupuncture - Advanced

    Course Description:
    The Advanced Acupuncture classes delve deep into all aspects of acupuncture and can lead to Diplomate status with the American Academy of Chiropractic Acupuncture and eligibility to sit for the Diplomate examination of the American Board of Chiropractic Acupuncture.

    Tuition:
    $405 per session regular registration
    $365 per session Early Bird Tuition (tuition must be received at least 15 days prior to session to qualify for discount)

    Instructor:
    Zev Myerowitz, DC, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM), Lac.

    Session Dates:
    November 18-19, 2017
    December 9-10, 2017
    January 13-14, 2018
    February 10-11, 2018
    March 10-11, 2018

    Times:
    Saturday 8am – 8pm/ Sunday 7am – 3pm

  • Acupuncture - Graduate Level: Multiple Dates

    Course Description:
    Coming Soon

    Tuition:
    Regular: $365 per session
    Early Bird (Ends 15 days prior to session): $330 per session
    Required Text: Foundation of Chinese Medicine by Macioca

    Instructor:
    Zev Myerowitz, DC, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM), Lac.

    Session Dates:

    December 1-2, 2018
    January 12-13, 2019
    February 16-17, 2019
    March 9-10, 2019
    April 13-14, 2019
    May 11-12, 2019

  • Biomechanics of Golf: 5/19/18

    Biomechanics of Golf
    May 19, 2018
    Instructor: Michael Murphy, DC

    One of the most popular postgraduate seminars that we offer happens every Spring. What makes this seminar so popular? Well, there are numerous reasons. Here are just a few. The seminar concentrates on biomechanics, involves 18 holes of golf, and is presented by Dr. Michael Murphy. The seminar is being held at Far Oaks Golf Club at 419 Old Collinsville Road in Caseyville, Illinois, 62232. The seminar is designed to help prevent injuries from occurring to you or your patients. The program works on flexibility, strength, and dynamic power. Players and the doctors who treat them have reported improvement in performance while at the same time decreasing their risk of injuries. Topics include a section on biomechanics, a section on treatment and rehabilitation techniques, and a training program. The seminar tuition includes the educational program, lunch, a cart, and eighteen holes of golf. If you have attended Dr. Murphy’s Biomechanics of Golf Seminar before, you already know that it’s a great way to get postgraduate education, license renewal credits, and have fun at the same time. If this is your first time attending this seminar you’re in for a treat. But please remember that attendance is limited so call soon. Dr. Michael Murphy is a 1995 graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic and was a winner of both an Award of Excellence in Chiropractic Science and in Clinical Science from that institution. Dr. Murphy has a very busy practice in Chesterfield, Missouri and serves as the official team chiropractor for the St. Louis Blues Professional Hockey Team and the former St. Louis Rams Professional Football Team. He is a scratch golfer and always finds time for a round or two. Please join him for this seminar. What better way to enjoy a beautiful day in May?

    AT DOOR REGISTRATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
    Time:
    Saturday 8:00am – 8:00pm
    Tuition: $330

  • Ischemic Compression Technique & Neurofascial Chiropractic Adjustments (Paducah, KY)

    October 27-28, 2018

    Saturday 1pm – 7pm
    Sunday 8am – 2pm

    Location: Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, 3835 Technology Dr., Paducah, KY  42001
    Phone: 270-442-3600

    Tuition:
    $235 - Regular Registration
    $210 - Early Bird (Tuition must be received by October 12, 2018 to EB qualify for discount)

    Call Logan Postgraduate Department 800-842-3234 to register.

  • 5 Highly Effective Acupuncture Treatment Patterns (The Sunderlage Protocols)

    October 27-28, 2018

    Instructors: Gary Ditson, DC, Dipl LAc and Nicholas Gatto, DC, Dipl.Ac.

    Saturday 1pm – 7pm
    Sunday 8am – 2pm

    Tuition:
    $230 Regular Registration
    $195 Early Bird Tuition (tuition must be received by October 12, 2018 to qualify for discount)


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