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TCC Board of Regence name Dr. Richard Brassard President Emeritus

Pasadena, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) is pleased to announce Dr. Richard G. Brassard, DC, FICC, as President Emeritus. The Board of Regents met on July 19, 2014 during the TCC Annual Convention in Galveston Texas where they voted unanimously to grant President Emeritus status to Dr. Brassard.  

Dr. Brassard began his relationship with TCC in July of 1985 when he was first appointed to the TCC Board of Regents.  He held this initial appointment until 1991 and then was reappointed in July 1995.  In 1997, Dr. Brassard was elected to the position of Vice Chairman and then elected as Chairman in 1999.  On January 1, 2002, the board appointed him as president-elect of TCC and he took the mantel of president on January 1, 2004, a position he held for 10 years before retiring.

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TCC Names Dr. Brad McKechnie as New Interim President

PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) announced Dr. Brad McKechnie, D.C., DACAN as the College’s Interim President effective Monday, April 14, 2014.

Dr. McKechnie’s appointment comes on the heels of an announcement by Dr. R. Fred Zuker, Ph.D. that he would step down as the College’s interim president for health reasons, a position he held for seven months.

As Interim President, Dr. McKechnie will oversee the day-to-day operations of the College. After graduating from TCC in 1985, he served as a faculty member from 1986 to 1996 including various administrative roles as the Dean of Postgraduate Studies and Dean of External Affairs.

“I am excited to be a part of TCC’s future,” said Dr. McKechnie. “Texas Chiropractic College has some of the best students, staff and faculty in chiropractic education and I look forward to working with them every day.”

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Texas Chiropractic College renews academic partnership with Lee College

PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) renewed an articulation agreement with Lee College Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 to ensure students can continue to easily enroll in the TCC Doctor of Chiropractic program. Presidents from both institutions met at the Lee College campus to re-sign the agreement, which was initially endorsed in fall 2010.  The arrangement allows Lee students who earn 90 undergraduate credit hours, maintain a minimum grade point average in specific science prerequisites and meet TCC requirements to automatically qualify for admission.

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Accredited DOT Examiner Training Seminar

Become a Certified Medical Examiner in the FMCSA National Registry! Provide needed services to the transportation industry.

NOTE: Due to the high attendance for this course, TCC is currently investigating additional dates & locations to offer it. If you are interested in attending a future DOT training course, please contact Tama Harris at 281-998-6027 or tharris@txchiro.edu

WHO: TeamCME

WHAT: To perform the medical exam for commercial drivers after May 21, 2014, federal regulations require all health care providers to become certified in the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners. To become certified in the National Registry, all providers must attend an Accredited National Registry Training Course and pass the National Registry Certification Test.

Completion of this accredited training course qualifies licensed DCs, MDs, DOs, PAs, ANPs and NPs to take the National Registry Certification test.Learn the FMCSA Medical Standards, Advisory Criteria, and Guidelines and how to apply them to determine correct driving status. Where applicable, perform the medical exam for School Bus Drivers.

Course Duration: 12-14 hours.

WHEN: (to be announced)
Saturday 8am-6pm
Sunday 8am-12pm.
12 CEU’s

WHERE: Texas Chiropractic College
LRC Building - Room 205
5912 Spencer Highway
Pasadena, TX 77505

PRICE: $448.00

To register please contact Tama Harris at 281-998-6027 or tharris@txchiro.edu