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Illegal Search Warrant Exonerates Chiropractor on Drug Charges
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Written by Dagmar Arce   
Monday, 22 November 2010 17:12

BOWLING GREEN, OH--The Sixth District Court of Appeals has overturned a conviction of a local chiropractor. The Doc was originally charged with allowing drug abuse in her home.

 
Double Hand Transplant for Burnt Chiropractor Successful
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Written by Dagmar Arce   
Monday, 22 November 2010 17:09

LOUISVILLE, KY.:  The recipient of a rare double hand transplant says he feels "fantastic" and can wiggle fingers on both his new hands.

 
Standard Process Named to Inc. 5000
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Written by TAC Staff   
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 15:56

PALMYRA, Wis. (August 31, 2010)- For the fourth consecutive year, whole food supplement manufacturer Standard Process Inc. has been named to Inc. magazine's list of the top 5,000 fastest growing private companies in America. Standard Process was number 3,930, rising 57 spots above last year.

 

Standard Process reported revenue growth of 35 percent from 2006 through 2009. The company also indicated total 2009 revenue over $100 million, which marked a milestone in sales for the Wisconsin-based company.

 

In Wisconsin, Standard Process ranks first in both revenue and number of employees among all companies in the health industry. Having been in business for more than 81 years, Standard Process is also one of the oldest of all Wisconsin companies on the Inc. 5000.

 

"We are excited to be honored for the fourth straight year as one of the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America," said Charles DuBois, president of Standard Process. "Our growth reflects that fact that Standard Process is playing an increasingly important role in helping people improve their health."

 

The Inc. 5000 for 2010 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2006 through 2009. Qualifying companies have to be U.S.-based, privately held, and independent (not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies.) Companies also need to have generated at least $100,000 in revenue in 2006, and at least $2 million in revenue in 2009.

 
Lifetime Alumni Association Members being Honored at Parker Homecoming
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Written by TAC Staff   
Thursday, 19 August 2010 16:34

Dallas homecoming is one of the largest gatherings of Parker graduates of the year! For homecoming 2010, the Parker College Office of Development is celebrating the addition of 100 new lifetime members to the Parker family since the 100 member milestone in 2007. The development team would like to personally thank and recognize each lifetime member for their support of Parker College by hosting a group photo during the Parker Alumni Annual Homecoming and Class Reunion reception. In addition, each member will receive special gifts to commemorate this remarkable achievement.

Lifetime Alumni Association Members being Honored at Parker Homecoming

Don't Miss the Homecoming Festivities!

Parker Alumni are welcome to a day full of homecoming events on Friday,September 24 during Parker Seminars Dallas. The Alumni Association is hosting its annual Awards Luncheon at the Pyramid Restaurant in the Fairmont Hotel from 12:30pm-2pm. This special luncheon recognizes the 2010 recipients of the association's annual awards.

The festivities continue with the annual homecoming and class reunion reception in the Regency Ballroom Foyer where heavy hors d'oeuvres and cocktails will be served from 5:30pm-8:30pm. Classes celebrating reunions are 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000,and 2005.

Following the reception, alumni are encouraged to meet with fellow classmates and continue to dine on your own in beautiful downtown Dallas.

 
TEST SITE ADMINISTRATORS AND ASSISTANT TEST SITE ADMINISTRATORS MEET IN GREELEY
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Written by TAC Staff   
Thursday, 19 August 2010 16:31

 

Test site administrators and assistant test site administrators met at the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners (NBCE) headquarters in Greeley on August 5-6, 2010.
Horace Elliott, Executive Vice President, welcomed the group to Greeley, who were the inaugural group to meet in the Horace C. Elliott Center. “You are extended staff and family. This is your building too, so thank you for being here.”
Pamela Kurtz, Director of Administration, also welcomed the guests saying, “You are the face of the NBCE to the students, and we thank you for representing us in such a positive way.”
Test site administrators and assistant test site administrators oversee every aspect of national board exam administration at their respective test sites, including supervision of the proctors who remain in the room with test takers at all times.  It is therefore imperative that they are routinely and uniformly trained on new policies and procedures of the NBCE.

 

Some responsibilities of the test administrators and assistant test administrators include: recruit, train and supervise competent proctors as needed, inspect test site facilities, designate examinee seating arrangements, and supervise the exam administration.
The test site administrators and assistant test site administrators viewed presentations from most departments at the NBCE. They learned about updates in test accommodations, exam security and other areas as well.
Those in attendance were:
Test Administrators:
Caluha Barnes, Life University, College of Chiropractic
David Beacham, Sherman College of Chiropractic
Ann Daubek, National University of Health Sciences
Jill D’Aubery, Cleveland Chiropractic College-LA
Ron Doering, Cleveland Chiropractic College-KC
Sue Free, Western States Chiropractic College
Steve Hahn, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport Campus
Peggy Hartness, Parker College of Chiropractic
Scott Hepworth, Palmer College of Chiropractic, West Campus
Aaron Jolly, HanSeo University, South Korea
George Little, Life University, College of Chiropractic
Pamela Morrissey, Northwestern Health Sciences University
Chad Smith, Texas Chiropractic College
Diane Starkey, Logan College of Chiropractic
Dr. Ralph Stouffer, Northwestern Health Sciences University
Carnella Washington, Life Chiropractic College West
Dick Worden, New York Chiropractic College
Assistant Test Administrators:
Sheryl Cleveland, Northwestern Health Sciences University
Susan Coffee, Texas Chiropractic College
C.J. Doering, Cleveland Chiropractic College-KC
John Free, Western States Chiropractic College
Elizabeth Gilfillian, National University of Health Sciences
Charles Griffiths, HanSeo University, South Korea
Linda Jones, Life Chiropractic College West
Pam Little, Life University, College of Chiropractic
Debbie Manrrique, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport Campus
Ernie Manrrique, Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport Campus
Dr. Veronica Mittak, New York Chiropractic College
Josh Mohr, Parker College of Chiropractic
Shana Mohr, Parker College of Chiropractic
Michael Starkey, Logan College of Chiropractic
 
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