The ProSport Chiropractic Annual Hands-On Workshop is an event that you don’t want to miss! You will learn the most current, researched information, on a variety of topics that you can use Monday morning. With a line up of exceptional speakers, fantastic exhibitors, and the highest quality continuing education, all in a town that doesn’t sleep, you are sure to have an amazing time! Join us in Las Vegas for our 22nd Annual Hands on Training Workshop.
Terry R. Yochum, DC, DACBR, Fellow, ACCR
Whiplash: Trauma to the Head and Neck
The objective for this course is to help the chiropractor better understand which x-rays should be taken in a patient who has had a whiplash type of injury, and to cover the most common traumatic injuries that occur in the cervical spine following a motor vehicle injury. This presentation will enhance the chiropractor’s ability to better understand bony and/or ligamentous injuries to the cervical spine following a whiplash injury.
Dr. Yochum is currently Director of the Rocky Mountain Chiropractic Radiological Center in Denver, Colorado, and an Adjunct Professor of Radiology at Southern California University of Health Sciences (formerly LACC). Dr. Yochum has presented over 1,200 lectures worldwide. He has had over 260 scientific articles published in both the chiropractic and medical literature. The first edition of Dr. Yochum’s text, “Essentials of Skeletal Radiology”, is a benchmark publication for the profession. It is the required text in radiology at all 50 chiropractic colleges worldwide and is being used in over 100 medical schools around the world. In 1996, Dr. Yochum was bestowed the honor of “Fellow” by the American Chiropractic College of Radiology (ACCR). This has only been given to eight DACBR’s since the inception of the ACCR in 1958. The title of Fellow is the highest honor awarded to any member of the ACCR for distinguished service and contributions in the advancement of chiropractic radiology. Dr. Yochum was also honored with an appointment to the Department of Radiology at the University Of Colorado School Of Medicine as a skeletal radiologist, where he has been on staff since January of 1991and in 2010, Dr. Yochum was honored with induction into the “National Chiropractic College Hall of Honor”.
Daniel Murphy, DC, DABCO
This course will cover advancements in chiropractic & concepts in improving America’s healthcare from research expert, Professor, Dan Murphy, DC, DABCO. Dr. Murphy will teach improved health, peak performance, nutrition and state of the art technology that is tailor made for the chiropractic scope of practice. Come learn with one of the most renowned and respected chiropractors in the field today.
Dr. Dan Murphy is a recognized and popular instructor who teaches internationally and maintains a part-time clinical practice, while serving as part-time undergraduate faculty at Life Chiropractic College West, where he is currently teaching classes to seniors in the Management of Spinal Disorders. He has taught post-graduate classes for a long list of chiropractic colleges and individual programs. He is a contributing author to several books and a quarterly columnist in the American Journal of Clinical Chiropractic. Dr. Murphy has received the highest awards from various Chiropractic organizations. From 2003 – 2009 Dr. Murphy served as the Vice President of the International Chiropractic Association.
Jeff Spencer, MA, DC, CCSP
Functional Shoulder and SI Evaluation and Care
In this breakout session you will hands-on workshop with Dr. Jeff Spencer complementary assessment and care techniques for the shoulder and SI using manual and laser techniques that will increase the effectiveness of your clinical outcomes and enhance the efficacy of your other care techniques.
Dr. Jeffrey Spencer was an Olympic cyclist and awarded the ICA’s “Sports Chiropractor of the Year” in 2004. He has worked with PGA, WTA and NASCAR champions, a World Series MVP, rock legends, ultra-successful businesspeople, and NFL, and MLB athletes, as well as Motocross and Formula 1 drivers. Spencer was Lance Armstrong’s personal chiropractor and doctor for the United States Postal Service and Discovery Channel Professional Cycling Teams that won an unprecedented eight Tours de France. He has taught post-graduate sports rehabilitation courses and frequently lectures on cold laser technology. Dr. Spencer’s new book, Turn It Up! How To Perform At Your Highest Level For A Lifetime, is currently available.
Steven Weiniger, DC
StrongPosture Exercise Protocols: Balance, Alignment & MotionFrom pain and rehab patients to athletes looking for a competitive edge and boomers who want to look and age well, the StrongPosture exercise protocols synergize with chiropractic and muscle therapy to literally help people stand taller and move better. As people experience changes, they become more aware of their posture and motion and increasingly value chiropractic, muscle therapy and posture exercise as important to move, feel and be well.
Dr. Steven Weiniger is a continuing education instructor for the University of Bridgeport Chiropractic College and New York Chiropractic College. He lectures nationally on posture and the importance of integrating exercise into every lifestyle. Dr. Weiniger has trained thousands of doctors, trainers, therapists and other health professionals in his StrongPosture™ protocols for rehab care and keeping patients moving well as they age.
Dr. Weiniger literally wrote the book about Posture Exercise, Stand Taller ~ Live Longer: An Anti-Aging Strategy. He served as a delegate to the White House Conference on Aging (WHCoA), the decennial event held by the President of the United States and Congress to develop recommendations on issues, policy and research in the field of aging. He later shared his findings at the National Chiropractic Legislative Conference held in Washington DC. (NCLC). Dr. Weiniger serves as Managing Partner of BodyZone.com, an online resource offering a referral directory and comprehensive information about chiropractic, massage and posture exercise.
Austin McMillin, DC
6 Key Strategies for Better Rehab: Taking Control
This program will highlight 6 key but commonly overlooked strategies for better rehab. Areas of focus include 1) integrated movement; 2) use of targets and goal-oriented movement; 3) motor learning to drive desired sensory alterations; 4) Use of observational learning; 5) using proproceptive guidance for desired movement patterns; and 6) progressive home care.
After a brief overview of concepts and review of contemporary supportive research, workshop instruction will provide demonstration and hands-on practice. A framework of implementation is provided to assist in using better strategies in daily practice to improve care and value for the patient.
Dr. McMillin has been a requested lecturer/instructor for the American Board of Chiropractic Sports Physicians, American Back Society, ProSport Chiropractic, Southern California University of Health Sciences, Palmer College of Chiropractic West and Palmer University, Washington State Chiropractic Association, WSCA Sports Counsel, and Madigan Army Medical Facility. He has instructed new spine and axial active care protocols to multidisciplinary groups including chiropractic, physical therapy, OT, and PMR physiatry groups, and has helped care providers streamline new approaches into clinical practice across the country. His workshops maintain a focus on practical and easy integration of leading-edge low-tech approaches into clinical practice.
Kenneth S. J. Murkowski, A.A., B.S., D.C., C.C.T., F.I.C.A., F.M.C.C., D.A.A.C.A., F.A.A.C.A.
Diagnosis, Documentation, and Malpractice Safety
The objective is to help prevent DC Malpractice, and prevent Post Care Audits. To be Compliant with the New Federal Rules & Regs that have been implemented under Obama for Obama care. To review the Worst Diagnosis/the Best Diagnosis, and the Required Documentation. The Importance of Informed Consent. A Review of Concussions for the ProSport Doctor. A Review ICD9CM and the New ICD10CM Codes.
Dr. Kenneth Murkowski is President of Master Practice Counselors, a practice management coaching and motivational company. He is an international educator and motivational speaker. He is the inventor of 10 ICD/CPT charts, 138 “must have” Office Forms, and is a leading expert nationally in chiropractic forensics/malpractice.
Dan McClure, DC, CCSP, CCEP
Advanced Spinal and Extremity Manipulation
The objective of this class is to lay a foundation based on anatomy review, including the bony, muscular, vascular and nervous system. These will be done for each of the sections. Dr. McClure will further explain the subluxation patterns and specific Chiropractic manipulations for each section. This will be done in a “Hands on” method. He will instruct each DC in the specifics of each technique.
This class will encourage studying everyday and striving to better your technique. To working diligently to gain knowledge far beyond what you thought possible prior to this seminar. You will also be able to apply the learned knowledge immediately to your patients.
Dr. Dan McClure is a nationally and internationally renowned expert and lecturer on extremity injuries and manipulation. His extremity experience ranges over 25 years, including work with elite and Olympic-level athletes as well as “weekend warriors.” His state of the art techniques are constantly being refined, so you will learn time proven techniques as well as cutting edge techniques in the process of development. This level of commitment and experience, along with his passion for excellence in applying chiropractic extremity techniques is what makes him the best in his field.
|Thursday, December 5th – 5 hours CE|
|Registration||2:15 pm – 3:00 pm|
|Dr. Terry Yochum||3:00 pm – 8:00 pm|
|Friday, December 6th – 5.5 hours CE|
|Registration/Visit with Exhibitors||7:00 am – 8:00 am|
|Dr. Dan Murphy||8:00 am – 10:00 am|
|Visit with Exhibitors/Exhibitor Drawings||10:00 am -11:00 am|
|Dr. Dan Murphy||11:00 am -12:30 pm|
|Visit with Exhibitors/Exhibitor Drawings||12:30 pm – 1:00 pm|
||1:00 pm – 2:50 pm|
|Breakouts/Hands On Session
||3:00 pm – 5:00 pm|
|Visit with Exhibitors||5:00 pm – 5:30 pm|
|Saturday, December 7th – 6 hours CE|
|Registration/Visit with Exhibitors||7:00 am – 8:00 am|
|Dr. Kenneth Murkowski||8:00 am – 10:00 am|
|Visit with Exhibitors/Exhibitor Drawings||10:00 am – 11:00 am|
|Breakouts/Hands On Session
||11:00 am – 1:00 pm|
|Visit with Exhibitors/Exhibitor Drawings||1:00 pm – 1:30 pm|
|Drawing for $350.00 Cash Prize||1:30 pm|
|Lunch On Your Own||1:30 pm – 2:30 pm|
|Breakouts/Hands On Session
||2:30 pm – 4:30 pm|
|Visit with Exhibitors/Exhibitor Drawings||4:30 pm – 5:00 pm|
|Sunday, December 8th – 4 hours CE|
|Registration/Visit with Exhibitors||7:30 am – 8:00 am|
|Dr. Dan McClure||8:00 am – 12 noon|
To book a room under the ProSport room block, please click here MIRAGE.
Rate is $84.00 Sun-Thurs
Rate is $149.00 Fri-Sat
This includes Resort Fee
During our stay in December, the Mirage offers FREE live entertainment from country music’s biggest stars. They are also home to the Team Mirage Cowboys and NFR Steer Wrestlers, so NFR contestants will be in abundance and are always willing to mingle and take photos with fans.
Catch a FREE nightly shuttle to and from the NFR!
The shuttle departs The Mirage north valet at 5:00 p.m. each night and return service is available outside of the Thomas and Mack center upon conclusion of the NFR.
The Mirage is the original Vegas mega-resort, a Four Diamond award-winner located at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. The Mirage is at the forefront of Strip excitement, energy and entertainment. Each room is contemporary and impeccably outfitted. The dining is inventive, with restaurants created by acclaimed designers and renowned chefs. Kokomo’s, STACK, Fin, Japonais and Onda satisfy the palate while fulfilling the need to see and be seen. Casual spots, like BLT Burger, B.B. King’s Blues Club and Carnegie Delicatessen serve rockstar attitude with every dish. All of it is fronted by the iconic volcano.
Night owls can expect head-spinning nightlife at 1 OAK Nightclub and the Beatles-inspired REVOLUTION Lounge. Kick back like an expat at Rhumbar, or be transported by the tattoo lifestyle at Mario Barth’s King Ink. On stage, we proudly present Terry Fator: Ventriloquism in Concert. His cast of characters and dead-on impressions have rejuvenated a beloved genre. The breathtaking artistry of the world’s greatest band is interpreted by awesome acrobatics in the Grammy-winning The Beatles™ LOVE™ by Cirque du Soleil.
Out back, Siegfried & Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat brings visitors closer than imagined to Bottlenose Dolphins, Royal white tigers, and more. The VIP tours and the Trainer for a Day program are once-in-a-lifetime experiences. And sun-worshippers love the Mirage Pool, featuring a more daring way to lounge at Bare.
Check out the Mirage at www.mirage.com
About Las Vegas:
There’s never a moment’s rest in Las Vegas, where an endless array of attractions vie for your attention. Circus performers fly overhead in one casino, while singing cowgirls entertain customers in another. In need of a thrill or two? Why not ride a roller coaster a thousand feet in the sky. Or, for a change of pace, enter the sanctuary of a gallery for some of the world’s finest works of art. For those of you who like to shop, there are specialty stores for every item you are looking for. Everywhere you turn, you’ll find something extraordinary to see or do.
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- Narson Table Company
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- Rapid Release Technology
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- KM Distributor
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