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March 29-31, 2019

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2019 Spring Convention  
Earn up to 16 CE Credits (up to 8 Category 1 Credits) over 3 days! Speakers include:
Brian Jensen DC Ben Carpenter J. Kevin West Esq N. Nicolaides DC Alex Dell Esq Kathy Dooley DC Philip Snell DC
Lori Holt RN-BC Stephen Perle DC Douglas Taber DC Tim Latham DC Laura Latham DC Peter Gorman DC Russ Ebbetts DC
OUMchiropractor The NYSCA 2019 Spring Convention is sponsored in part by the OUM Chiropractor Program (OUM). OUM is a Premier Corporate Sponsor of the NYSCA. They are a national insurance services company, underwritten by PACO Assurance Company, Inc. or PICA, which specializes in providing professional liability insurance to chiropractors.
Friday
2:00pm-4:00pm Spinal Intraoperative Neuromonitoring:
An Introduction for Doctors of Chiropractic

Nestor Nicolaides DC CNIM -- Sponsored by Catalyst Partners
*(2CE)
2:00pm-3:00pm Coding and Billing Audits: What Chiropractors Need to Know
J Kevin West Esq -- Sponsored by OUM Chiropractor
*(1CE|1Cat1)
3:00pm-4:00pm No-Fault Arbitration: Why and How?
Benjamin Carpenter -- Sponsored by American Arbitration Association
*†(1CE|1Cat1)
4:00pm-6:00pm Stress, Structure and Neurology
Brian Jensen DC -- Sponsored by Footlevelers
*(2CE)
4:00pm-6:00pm New York State Workers' Compensation:
How to Properly Evaluate, Treat, and Document

Alex Dell Esq & Robert Martin DC -- Sponsored by the Law Firm of Alex Dell
*†(2CE|2Cat1)
 
horsdoeuvres NYSCA President's Welcome Reception
Join us for the President's Welcome Reception following classes on Friday from 6pm-7pm for beverages and hors d'oeuvres. Registered participants may enjoy a complimentary beverage from the bar and will be entered for a chance to win a door prize of $100 cash, courtesy of the NYSCA!
Saturday
8:00am-10:00am Ethical Use of Social Media
Lori Holt RN-BC -- Sponsored by NCMIC
*‡(2CE|2Cat1)
8:00am-10:00am Immaculate Dissection Primer
Kathy Dooley MS DC -- Sponsored by Catalyst S.P.O.R.T.
*(2CE)
10:00am-12:00pm Soft Tissue Procedures
Stephen Perle DC MS -- Sponsored by NCMIC
*‡(2CE)
10:00am-12:00pm Symptomatic vs Asymptomatic Pathological Lumbar Discs:
Epigenetic Considerations

Phillip Snell DC -- Sponsored by My Rehab Exercise
*(2CE)
 
banquet Banquet Luncheon & Keynote Address
Join us for the delicious Banquet Luncheon on Saturday from 12pm-2pm, following morning classes. During a catered sit-down luncheon, awards will be presented and participants will be enthusiastically addressed by the convention Keynote Speaker. This will be followed by an Exhibitor Appreciation Reception with dessert and coffee.
2:00pm-4:00pm Evidence Based Practice
Stephen Perle DC MS -- Sponsored by NCMIC
*‡(2CE|2Cat1)
2:00pm-4:00pm A Brief Introduction to Dermal Traction Method:
Manual Therapy For Cutaneous Neuropathic Pain

Phillip Snell DC -- Sponsored by My Rehab Exercise
*(2CE)
4:00pm-6:00pm Integrated Spine Care: A Guide for the Clinician
Douglas Taber BS DC DCP DAASP DAAPM
*(2CE)
4:00pm-5:00pm Patient and Doctor Communication & Professional Boundaries
Lori Holt RN-BC -- Sponsored by NCMIC
*‡(1CE|1Cat1)
5:00pm-6:00pm Combating Sexual Harassment in the Workplace:
Sexual Harassment Training for Employers Pursuant to NYS Law

Lori Holt RN-BC -- Sponsored by NCMIC
*‡(1CE|1Cat1)
 
ncmic NCMIC Continuing Education Seminar
Attend NCMIC's seminar for a total of 8 hours on Saturday to receive a discount for 3 years on the renewal of your NCMIC malpractice premium!‡
Sunday
8:00am-10:00am Gait and Cognition: Defined, Understood, and Trained - Part 1
Peter Gorman DC & Russell Ebbetts DC MEd MS CCSP
*(2CE)
8:00am-10:00am The Rehabilitation of Breathing Pattern Disorders
Timothy Latham DC
*(2CE)
10:00am-12:00pm Gait and Cognition: Defined, Understood, and Trained - Part 2
Peter Gorman DC & Russell Ebbetts DC MEd MS CCSP
*(2CE)
10:00am-12:00pm Yoga for the Chiropractic Patient
Laura Latham DC BSc RYT
*(2CE)

*CE Pending in select states. See License Renewal statement below.    CE Credit for this class available for NY licensees only.
Attend NCMIC's seminar for a total of 8 hours on Saturday 03/10/18 to receive a discount for 3 years on the renewal of your NCMIC malpractice insurance premium. 5% discount for full-time DCs; 2.5% discount for part-time DCs.


Learn more about exhibitor opportunities here | To access the speaker application, click here

Please be sure to review our NYSCA Convention Policy Statement.

Rooming: The group rate is: Thurs 3/28/19 $149.00; Fri 3/29/19 $219.00; Sat 3/30/19 $279.00 Single/ Double + tax & gratuity. The group rate is available until 03/14/19. Thereafter, reservations are accepted on a space and rate availability. 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 [email protected] 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 administered 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. 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.

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.

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).

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