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2017 Fall Convention
Nov 3-5, 2017

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Save the date for the New York State Chiropractic Association 2017 Fall Convention
November 3-5, 2017
Embassy Suites by Hilton Syracuse | 6646 Old Collamer Rd S, East Syracuse, NY

Benefit from first-rate continuing education programs covering topics in industry, insurance, no-fault, workers' compensation, and practice management. These events offer educational seminars, license renewal, exhibits, and special guest speakers in family-friendly venues.

Earn up to 17 Continuing Education Credits in your own back yard! (Up to 5 Category 1 credits in NY; Up to 12 Out-of-state credits) Special Pricing for NYSCA, NY Council, and ACA Members
Friday, November 3, 2017
1:00pm-2:30pm No-Fault & NYS Workers' Compensation Insurance:
A Guide to Claim Preparation and Compliance
Lev Lewin Esq & Michael Baglio Esq -- Sponsored by Lewin & Baglio LLP
2:30pm-4:30pm NYS Workers' Compensation:
Treatment, Documentation and Appeal Requirements
Robert Martin DC & Alex Dell Esq -- Sponsored by The Law Firm of Alex Dell
4:30pm-6:00pm Scope Modernization and Your Practice:
A Guide to Proposed Updates to the NYS Chiropractic Scope
Jason Brown DC & Robert DeSantis DC DAAPM CSCS
Saturday, November 4, 2017
8:00am-12:00pm Exceptional Outcomes!
Resolving 7 Hidden Musculoskeletal Problems that Delay Recovery
Tim Bertelsman DC CCSP DACO -- Sponsored by ChiroUp
2:00pm-4:00pm Our Research Journey:
Clinical Studies and Trials at the Veterans Administration
Paul Dougherty DC
4:00pm-6:00pm Addressing Concerns About Chiropractic Safety
William Lauretti DC FICC FACC
Sunday, November 5, 2017
8:00am-10:00am Primary Spine Care in a Neurosurgical Practice
Denise Karsten RN DC NP & John Ventura DC
10:00am-12:00pm Putting the ACT in ChiroprACTic
Greg Kawchuk BSc DC MSc PhD
12:30pm-2:30pm Transitioning into Practice: Strive to Thrive
For Students & New Practitioners licensed fewer than 3 years
Moderator: Gerald Stevens DC; Presenters: Janki Kotak DC; Samuel Ascioti DC; Stephanie Pawelek DC; David Kartzman DC; Robert Martin DC
(No CE)*

CE Credit for this class available for NY licensees only. *CE Pending in select states. See License Renewal statement below.

Please be sure to review our NYSCA Convention Policy Statement.

Rooming: The group rate for this event is $149.00 per night Single/ Double + tax & gratuity and is available 11/2-11/5/17. The group rate is available until 10/20/17. Thereafter, reservations are accepted on a space and rate availability. Please note: Rooms may sell out prior to cut off date.

Pricing: To qualify for member pricing, your membership with the NYSCA, New York Chiropractic Council, or American Chiropractic Association must be active and current. Members who have been licensed in New York for fewer than two years, student members, Chiropractic college faculty, or members in practice over 50 years may qualify for additional discounts. Please contact our administrative office for more details.

Registration Deadline: Early Registration pricing will apply for all participants registered at least 8 weeks prior to the scheduled event. Standard Registration pricing will be in effect thereafter. At the door pricing will be in effect as of 5:00 pm, one week before the event is to take place.

Cancellations: Cancellation and refund requests must be made in writing and sent to Refunds will be issued in the manner in which payment was received and will be subject to a 15% processing fee if received more than one week prior to the scheduled event. All postage fees are non-refundable. Cancellations within one week of the event will be subject to additional administrative fees.

Lecture Notes: Lecture notes will be emailed whenever possible. Should an attendee request a hard copy, the fee is $1/page (double sided).

Policy Statement: The NYSCA makes every attempt to offer programs as publicized. We nevertheless reserve the right to alter and/or adjust program details, including but not limited to dates, locations, times, instructors, and presentation sources and sequences.

License Renewal: Continuing education credit (CE) is provided by New York Chiropractic College (NYCC). CE requested only in states listed. If CE is needed a state that is not listed, please contact the NYSCA administrative office.

While applications relating to credit hours for license renewal in selected states have been executed for these programs, it remains attendees' responsibility to contact the state board(s) from whom they seek continuing education credits for purposes of ensuring said board(s) approve both venue and content as they relate to any seminar/ course/ lecture/ webinar/ online presentation (event). Neither a speaker's or exhibitor's presence at said event, nor product mention or display, shall in any way constitute NYCC endorsement. NYCC's role is strictly limited to processing, submitting, and archiving program documents on behalf of course sponsors. These courses are valid for CE credits in "pre-approved" states, so long as it falls within the scope of practice as outlined by the corresponding state board.

Convention Speaker Application
We are required to submit applications for continuing education credit no less than 120 days prior to the start of any event. In view of this, our convention committee will only consider materials received by September 30 for the spring convention, or by March 31 for the fall convention. Submissions received after the deadline may be considered for the following convention. In order to review any speaker applications, the convention committee MUST have a complete packet of information (partial packets will not be reviewed).

Exhibitor/Sponsor Information: For details on becoming a sponsor or an exhibitor at our event, please visit our Exhibitor Page.

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