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August 25, Chicago, IL - The International Chiropractors Association (ICA) has honoured Dr. Marshall Dickholtz, Sr. as their Chiropractor of the Year for 2008. Dr. Dickholtz, Sr. is recognized for his role as the adjusting chiropractor in the hypertension clinical trial that was published in the Journal of Human Hypertension.
August 13, Trois Rivieres, Quebec - Dr. Richard Dober Jr., a chiropractor from Trois Rivières, Que., has qualified to represent Canada in Beijing as a competitor in the kayak events scheduled for Aug. 18 to 23. 
August 12, 2008, Vancouver, BC - The BCCA and BCCC is proud to announce its 2008 AGM to be held in Whistler B.C. from November 6-9, 2008.
August 8, 2008, Arlington, VA - DCs from around the United States are participating in an International Chiropractic Association (ICA) initiative aimed at supporting America’s newest returning veterans with immediate access to chiropractic services.
August 8, 2008, Toronto, Ont. – Dr. Jason Busse has been awarded the prestigious CCRF/CIHR Chiropractic Research Chair. This is a five-year award representing a partnership between the Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.
August 8, 2008, Toronto, Ont. – Dr. Pierre Côté, DC, PhD, has been named associate professor with the Department of Public Health Sciences in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto.
Aug. 1, 2008, Toronto, Ont. - The World Federation of Chiropractic and Canadian Chiropractic Association are pleased to announce that Dr. David Eisenberg of Harvard University is confirmed as a keynote speaker for the WFC’s 10th Biennial Congress in Montreal, April 30 to May 2, 2009.
Aug. 1, 2008 - Chiropractor's program aims to prevent spasms, sprains, strains

July 31, 2008 - The Orthotic Group is excited to announce the official introduction of its new continuing education department.

July 28, 2008 - On Wednesday, July 23, Theralase Technologies Inc., announced the company has launched a Laser Rehabilitation Centre at its corporate headquarters.
July 24, 2008 - Drs. Jamie and Joel Richards, of London, Ont., were recently part of a 25-chiropractor team who travelled to Panama to deliver chiropractic adjustments to more than 60,000 people over a five-day period. 
Biotanika and the National Research Council Canada (NRC)  have signed a collaborative research agreement bridging expertise from a private company and a federal R&D organization, and involving teams drawn from Quebec and Prince Edward Island.
The fight for chiropractic in Brazil took an ugly turn on the evening of Thursday, June 26 when the federal police, acting upon a complaint from physiotherapy (PT)  leaders, challenged visiting doctors of chiropractic from the  Palmer Colleges Clinics Abroad for being engaged illegally in the practice of physiotherapy. 
Friday, September 12, 2008 is the date set for Canada’s Third Upper Cervical Symposium, a non-profit education event with proceeds being donated to the Ralph R. Gregory Foundation to help fund research and education of upper cervical care.  The symposium will feature a wide variety of topics ranging from research to regulatory issues.
University of British Columbia researchers have invented a sports helmet that reduces direct impact to the neck by up to 56 per cent, according to preliminary tests.

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