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.
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.”
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.
PASADENA, Texas - The Texas Chiropractic College Career Resource Center will be hosting its first Career & Networking Week, July 29 - August 2, 2013. This event is an extension of the career & networking fairs held once a trimester. A series of speakers will lead up to the career fair on Friday where students, staff, faculty and alumni will meet and network with doctors of chiropractic and chiropractic vendors. Interviews with TCC students will be held concurrently with area chiropractors.
If you’re interested learning more or getting involved, contact Luis Rivas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 281.998.6060.
Monday, July 29
12 - 1 p.m.
Dr. Jose Simon of Simon Spine in Sugar Land will speak about his experience starting into practice, from an associate to an independent doctor.
Tuesday, July 30
1 - 2 p.m.
Dr. Hamid Kantara of Cedars Chiropractic & Wellness Center in League City will speak about “How to Market Yourself as a Student Doctor.”
Wednesday, July 31
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Yvette Yarbrough, Executive Director; Scott Parker, Director of Enforcement and Jennifer Hertsenberg, Director of Licensure at Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners will give the campus an update on current licensing requirement and legislative issues. Lunch will be provided for the first 75 guests.
Thursday, August 1
12 - 1 p.m.
Airrosti will present “Starting a Sports Practice.”
Friday, August 2
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
TCC Career & Networking Fair
Meet and interact with Meet and interact with TCC students, colleagues, and exhibitors.
All events will take place in the Russell Auditorium on the Texas Chiropractic College campus, 5912 Spencer Highway, Pasadena, TX 77505.