Hear from Dan Murphy, DC, Ron Oberstein, DC, and Jeff Scholten, DC at the continuing education event hosted by Life Chiropractic College West and the Israeli Chiropractic Society. This information-packed seminar will be held at the Ramada Jerusalem Hotel on Thursday, November 7th and Friday, November 8th, 2019.
Thursday, Nov. 7: Ron Oberstein, DC on "Chiropractic: Making a Global Impact"
Thursday, Nov. 7: Dan Murphy, DC on “The Science & Philosophy of Chiropractic”
10:00am – 1:00pm – Opening Session with Dan Murphy, DC, and Ron Oberstein, DC
1:00pm – 2:00pm – Lunch
2:00pm – 5:00pm – Afternoon Session
7:00pm – Gala Dinner
Friday, Nov. 8: Jeff Scholten, DC on “The Vertebral Subluxation and Chiropractic Technique”
9:00am – 1:00pm Closing Session
1:00pm – Enjoy Jerusalem
Saturday, Nov. 9
Seminar, includes Thursday Lunch & Gala Dinner $399
Additional Gala Dinner Guests $50 each
Guided Tour $99 each
Hotel, Tourist Rate (non-Israelis) $190 per night
Hotel, Israeli Rate $228 per night
Daniel Murphy, DC, DABCO is a well-recognized, award winning chiropractor and a popular instructor who teaches internationally while maintaining a part-time clinical practice. He has taught over 1,700 twelve-hour postgraduate continuing education classes. He also serves as part-time undergraduate faculty professor 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. From 2003 – 2009, Daniel Murphy, DC, DABCO served as the Vice President of the International Chiropractic Association. In 2014, he was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation (IAFNR).
The Science & Philosophy of Chiropractic
Dr. Dan Murphy brings his energizing and captivating style to Jerusalem. This seminar updates the modern chiropractor on the advancement of the science of chiropractic, especially the subluxation and the adjustment, and how the latest scientific updates support the philosophy of chiropractic. You'll experience an integration of evolution, infection, immunology, inflammation, pathology, levers, fibrosis, tensegrity, and neurology. Interactive drawings of neurology will be a part of the learning process. All concepts will be supported by a literature review, and dialogue is always welcome.
Ron Oberstein, DC graduated from Life Chiropractic College (now Life University) in 1981. Prior to becoming the president of Life West, Dr. Oberstein was a member of the Life Chiropractic College West Board of Regents from 1991 to 2016, including two years as the Chairman of the Board.
As an active member of the chiropractic community, Dr. Oberstein has served in instructional and leadership roles in numerous organizations. He has taught chiropractic technique, philosophy and principles in multiple chiropractic colleges and throughout the world. Dr. Oberstein strongly conveys chiropractic vitalism with a deep understanding of the salutogenic health model and its incredible value for patient care.
Dr. Oberstein and his wife of 30 years, Dr. Mary Oberstein, have practiced together since 1986, serving multitudes of patients and mentoring new graduates. They travel the world spreading the chiropractic message, and they started a nonprofit organization delivering chiropractic care globally to children and adults in need with a focus in Tijuana, Mexico. They have three daughters, Drs. Lauren, Morgan and Sydney, all of whom are chiropractors.
Jeffrey N. Scholten, DC, is a published clinical researcher whose duties have included serving as the director of the Vital Posture Clinic, president of NUCCA (National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association), president and board member of the ICA’s Upper Cervical Council, and board member of the Upper Cervical Research Foundation. His passions include helping people suffering from traumatic neck injuries and assisting fellow clinicians with developing and maintaining outstanding office procedures. A resident of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Dr. Scholten has maintained a private practice since 2001.
Vertebral Subluxation and Chiropractic Technique: The Craniocervical Junction
The assessment of vertebral subluxation and subsequent chiropractic intervention in the upper neck has enjoyed a rich history within the chiropractic profession. From concerns about side effects associated with intervention, to the miracles seen in the offices of clinicians, there is little doubt that this critical region of the spine deserves careful attention.