College of Chiropractic Commencement Ceremony

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Logan University Symposium 2021: Advancing Chiropractic in Today’s Health Care

Informative, inspirational and entertaining, Logan University Symposium 2021 welcomes chiropractic leaders from around the world for four days of learning, networking and innovation.

Logan University Symposium 2021: Advancing Chiropractic in Today’s Health Care

Informative, inspirational and entertaining, Logan University Symposium 2021 welcomes chiropractic leaders from around the world for four days of learning, networking and innovation.

Logan University is thrilled to welcome alumni and friends back to Symposium this fall. Logan’s Symposium 2021 will be held Thursday, September 16 through Sunday, September 19 on campus and at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark. Join us for continuing education opportunities, chiropractic exhibitors, networking events and an address by Logan’s President, Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD.

We are making every effort to safely accommodate as many attendees as we can while adhering to St. Louis City and St. Louis County social distancing and room capacity guidelines. As always, we will keep you informed of any federal or county changes related to COVID-19. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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President’s Roundtable Discussion: The Future of Chiropractic

Three dynamic, health care education leaders join to discuss the future of the profession and the obstacles they see in educating the next generation of Doctors of Chiropractic. Join Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD, President of Logan University as he hosts this panel welcoming John Scaringe, DC, EdD, President, Southern California University of Health Sciences, and Ron Oberstein, DC, President of Life West.

President’s Roundtable Discussion: The Future of Chiropractic

Three dynamic, health care education leaders join to discuss the future of the profession and the obstacles they see in educating the next generation of Doctors of Chiropractic. Join Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD, President of Logan University as he hosts this panel welcoming John Scaringe, DC, EdD, President, Southern California University of Health Sciences, and Ron Oberstein, DC, President of Life West.

Symposium Speakers

Anthony Miller, DC

Anthony Miller, DC

Arlan Fuhr, DC

Arlan Fuhr, DC

Brittany Ramirez, DC, LAT, ATC, CCSP

Brittany Ramirez, DC, LAT, ATC, CCSP

Bryan Bond, DC, MS, PHD

Bryan Bond, DC, MS, PHD

Chris Colgin, DC

Chris Colgin, DC

Christine Goertz, DC, PhD

Christine Goertz, DC, PhD

Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD

Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD

David Vincent, DC

David Vincent, DC

Dennis Frerking, DC, FIACA

Dennis Frerking, DC, FIACA

Donald DeFabio, DC

Donald DeFabio, DC

Fab Mancini, DC

Fab Mancini, DC

Jason Pajaczkowski, CSCS, CPT, DC, FRCCSS(C), FCCPOR(C), DACRB®, ART®, D. Ac, FMS, SFMA, PRI, IT

Jason Pajaczkowski, CSCS, CPT, DC, FRCCSS(C), FCCPOR(C), DACRB®, ART®, D. Ac, FMS, SFMA, PRI, IT

John Scaringe, DC, EdD

John Scaringe, DC, EdD

Kevin Wong, DC

Kevin Wong, DC

Kristina Petrocco-Napuli, DC, MS, FICC

Kristina Petrocco-Napuli, DC, MS, FICC

Mario P. Fucinari DC, CCSP®, APMP, CPCO, MCS-P

Mario P. Fucinari DC, CCSP®, APMP, CPCO, MCS-P

Michael Leahy, DC

Michael Leahy, DC

Michael Wittmer, DC

Michael Wittmer, DC

Richard Brown, DC, LLM, FRCC, FBCA, FEAC, FAECC

Richard Brown, DC, LLM, FRCC, FBCA, FEAC, FAECC

Ron Oberstein, DC

Ron Oberstein, DC

Tiffany Daniels, DC, MCS-P

Tiffany Daniels, DC, MCS-P

Weston Bussler, PhD

Weston Bussler, PhD

Symposium 2021 Schedule

Thursday, September 16

 

1:00 pm – 1:50 pm Leading the Way Into 2021 with Evidence-Informed Myofascial Therapy
Michael Leahy, DC & Jason Pajaczkowski, CSCS, CPT, DC, FRCCSS(C), FCCPOR(C), DACRB®, ART®, D. Ac, FMS, SFMA, PRI, IT
Sponsored by Active Release Techniques®
2:00 pm – 2:50 pm The Cervical Spine
Michael Wittmer, DC
Sponsored by Logan University
3:00 pm – 3:50 pm Utilizing an HVLA Technique in the Lumbar Spine for Multiple Pain Generators
Anthony Miller, DC
Sponsored by Logan University
4:00 pm – 4:50 pm Review of Up-to-Date Science-Based Studies Related to Structural Problems, Loss of Range of Motion and Pain
Dennis Frerking, DC, FIACA
Sponsored by Food Enzyme Institute
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Purser Center Event

 

Friday, September 17

 

7:30am-8:20am Unification: A Call for Collaboration/EPIC- Our Greatest Global Opportunity
Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD and Richard Brown, DC, LLM, FRCC, FBCA, FEAC, FAECC
Sponsored by Logan University
8:30am – 9:20am Technique: How we adapted for the future. To be a success you must have the following. Great Content, Repetition and Accountability.
Arlan Fuhr, DC
Sponsored by Activator Methods
9:20am – 10:00am 40-minute break

10:00am – 10:50am

Adolescent Health: A Focus on Care
Kristina Petrocco-Napuli, DC, MS, FICC
Sponsored by Logan University
11:00am – 11:50am Microbiome in Gut Health: Target Prebiotic and Probiotics
Weston Bussler, Ph.D
Sponsored by Standard Process
12:00pm – 1:30pm

(Luncheon)

1:30pm – 2:20pm Microbiome in Gut Health: Target Prebiotic and Probiotics
Weston Bussler  Ph.D
Sponsored by Standard Process
2:30pm – 3:20pm The Future of Cybersecurity: Emergency Responses & How to Prevent Attacks
Ty Talcott, DC
Sponsored by Dr. Ty the Compliance Guy
3:20pm – 4:00pm 40-minute break
4:00pm – 4:50pm Chiropractic Care and the Pregnant Mom
Tiffany Daniels, DC, MCS-P
Sponsored by Logan University
5:00pm – 5:50pm Healthy Solutions for Your Chiropractic Patients that Suffer from E.P.P.(Excessive Pandemic Pounds)
Chris Colgin, DC
Sponsored by ChiroThin
6:00pm – 8:00pm Mix and Mingle
Sponsored by ChiroThin

 

Saturday, September 18

 

7:30am-8:20am How to Become More ESSENTIAL in the Healthcare Space
Fab Mancini, DC
Sponsored by Dr. Fab’s Private Label Nutrition
8:30am – 9:20am Relevant Rehab; Lumbar Spine Exercises Choosing Extension vs Flexion vs Neutral Spine
Donald DeFabio, DC
Sponsored by Performance Health
9:20am – 10:00am 40-minute break

10:00am – 10:50am

American College of Physicians GUIDELINES ON LOW BACK PAIN- Why, What and Who
Christine Goertz, DC, PhD
Sponsored by Logan University
11:00am – 11:50am The Future of Chiropractic – Presidents’ Panel
Clay McDonald, DC, MBA, JD; Ron Oberstein, DC; John Scaringe, DC, EdD
Sponsored by Logan University
12:00pm – 1:30pm

(Lunch)

1:30pm – 2:20pm Feet and Ankles: What Your Patients Don’t Realize & How You Can Help
Kevin Wong, DC
Sponsored by Foot Levelers, Inc.
2:30pm – 3:20pm Hospital-Based Chiropractic Practice: Is It Right for You?
David Vincent, DC
Sponsored by Logan University
3:20pm – 4:00pm 40-minute break
4:00pm – 4:50pm Logan University & Mizzou Athletics – Advancement in Chiropractic Care
Brittany Ramirez, DC, LAT, ATC, CCSP
Sponsored by Logan University
5:00pm – 5:50pm Clinical Biomechanics – Spinal Disorders
Bryan Bond, DC, MS, PhD
Sponsored by NCMIC

 

Sunday, September 19

 

7:30am – 9:20am Sexual Harassment, Abuse and Cultural Diversity Awareness
Mario Fucinari, DC, CCSP®, APMP, CPCO, MCS-P
Sponsored by NCMIC
9:30am – 11:20am Prevention of Medical Errors Amidst a Pandemic
Mario Fucinari, DC, CCSP®, APMP, CPCO, MCS-P
Sponsored by NCMIC