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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

Clinical Anatomy Series

Visual Diagnosis: Clinical Diagnosis from the Anatomy Lab

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Patient case presentations are interwoven with human dissection in the gross anatomy lab. (Approved for continuing education credit in Texas and Louisiana)

Course Directors:

Robert E. Routh, Phd
David J. Schimp, DC, DACNB, DAAPM

Course Description:

This course is designed to enhance clinical skills and increase core knowledge through hands-on, clinically orientated gross anatomy. Patient case presentations are interwoven with human dissection in the gross anatomy lab to provide learners with an opportunity to visualize and touch specific anatomy that corresponds to common neuromusculoskeletal disorders.

Registration Information

Costs for these courses are:
12-hour weekend (Sat 12pm – 6pm, Sun 8am – 2pm) = $300 (12 CE credits)

To register, please contact the TCC Office of Postgraduate Studies at 281-998-6061.

Schedule for Clinical Anatomy Series

Weekend 1: Anatomy of UPPER LIMB Disorders

Focusing on:

  • Shoulder
  • Pectoral region
  • Elbow and wrist
  • Peripheral neuropathies of the upper limb

May 17 and 18, 2014 (Sat 12pm – 6pm, Sun 8am – 2pm)


Weekend 2: Anatomy of SPINE Disorders

Focusing on:

  • Cervical spine
  • Thoracic spine
  • Lumbar spine
  • Radiculopathies

October 18 and 19, 2014 (Sat 12pm – 6pm, Sun 8am – 2pm)


Weekend 3 Anatomy of LOWER LIMB Disorders

Focusing on:

  • Pelvis
  • Knee
  • Ankle and foot
  • Peripheral neuropathies of the lower limb

March 21 and 22, 2015 (Sat 12pm – 6pm, Sun 8am – 2pm)

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2014 Convention Exhibitors

The following list is of confirmed vendors for the 2014 TCC Convention in Galveston, Texas, as of July 09, 2014.

If you are interested in sponsorship and vendor opportunities, please contact Regina Perez at 281-998-6062 or rperez@txchiro.edu.

Exhibitors for 2014
Booth#
American Chiropractic Association
407
Activator Methods International, Ltd.
209
Airrosti Rehab Center
515
Alpha EDS Corp
522
Altus
309
Anatomy Fine Art
519
Apex Energetics
417
Back on Trac
216
Biofreeze/Thera-Band
108
BioGenesis Nutraceuticals Inc.
508
Biotics Research Corp.
405
ChiroMatrix, An iMatrix Company
211
Chiropractors Resource
411
ChiroTouch
117
ChiroWrite
112
Clear Mind Center
306
The Collection Coach
214
Cuttting Edge Lasers
420
ENERGEE AESTHETICS
406
E Z BIS, Inc
107
Foot Levelers
204-206
Future Health Software
215-314
Graston Technique
410
Green Imaging, PLLC
111
IDLife Nutrition
511
intelliBED
207
L-Arginine Complete
210
Matthews Medical Book Stores
118
Med Reps
506
Modern Spine
514
Natural Health Center
208
NCMIC
305
NuMedica
109
NutriWest of Texas
205-304
OUM Chiropractor Program
115
Oxy Health, LLC
421-423
Pharmanex
422
Progressive Laboratories
315-414
ProMassagers.com
105
Protocol for Life Balance
516
Radiation Detection Co.
311
Rapid Release
116
RBC Life
317
Research Associates Management
114
ScripHessco
200-201
Sleep Number Baybrook
505-507
Smouse Chiropractic & Scoliosis Center
510
SpectraCell Laboratories
223
Standard Process
401-500
Stymco
110
Tek-Medical
504
Texas Anesthesia Back Pain Center
322
Texas Biostetics Instruments
104
Texas Chiropractic Association
415
TCC Alumni Association
509
Texas Department of Insurance
308
The Great Plains Laboratory, Inc
217
Transformation Enzymes
307
The Spine Surgery Center
316-320
Ultimate Medical Services, Inc.
221
VXS Imaging, Inc.
404
ZyCal Bioceuticals Healthcare Co.
408

2015 TCC Convention

TCC Convention – 2015 Special Events

The following schedule of special events for the 2015 Convention are specifically sponsored by Texas Chiropractic College.

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Thursday, July 16

Cocktail Reception, Moody Gardens Expo Hall Area, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. – Mingle with your colleagues. The hospitality is on us!

Beach Party, Moody Gardens Palm Beach, 6:30 – 10 p.m. – Enjoy a festive evening with friends, music and fun. Two tickets included with registration.

Friday, July 17

Reunion Luncheon, Garden CAY, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. – Catch up with your TCC classmates!

This year’s reunion is for classes ending in a 0 or 5 (1945, ’50, ’55, ’60, ’65, ’70, etc.)

RSVP by July 13 to Gabrielle Greenwade at 281-998-6070 or ggreenwade@txchiro.edu to reserve a seat.

Cocktail Reception, Moody Gardens Expo Hall Area, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. – Mingle with your colleagues. The hospitality is on us!

President’s Banquet & Tribute to Dr. Shelby Elliott, Moody Gardens Hotel Floral Ballroom, 6:30 p.m. (cocktails), banquet 7:30 – 10:00 p.m. – The evening features special presentations. One ticket included with registration.

Saturday, July 18

Donor Luncheon, Moody Gardens Hotel Floral Hall A, 12:00 p.m. By invitation only.

 

2015 TCC Convention

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DC Program – Course Schedule*

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Courses lasting longer than three hours will include a break or breaks as appropriate.

*Schedule as of March 3, 2015; subject to change.

  •  Thursday, July 16

  •  Friday, July 17

  •  Saturday, July 18

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CA Program – Course Schedule*

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Courses lasting longer than three hours will include a break or breaks as appropriate.

*Schedule as of March 2, 2015; subject to change.

  • Thursday, July 16

  • Friday, July 17

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DC Program – Course Schedule*

 

Thursday, July 16

Opening Session

Topic: Diagnosis and Treatment of Shoulder Conditions in the Athlete

Dr. Jack Dolbin

Time: 8 a.m. – Noon

Course Description: A former wide receiver for the Denver Broncos, Dr. Dolbin brings years of expertise in his cutting-edge presentation outlining state of the art management of shoulder conditions in athletes. The presentation takes the participant through three diagnostic steps and treatment procedures including Cyriax, muscle, energy, motor point therapy, mobilization and decompression, kinesiotaping and rehabilitation.

Topic: Protecting Your Practice in an Over-Regulated World

Dr. Ty Talcott

Time: 1 – 5 p.m.

Course Description: Dr. Talcott is a highly sought after speaker who has consulted with thousands of health care practitioners on business development and protection. He served on the Worker’s Compensation Commission in Texas, has appeared on radio and TV and founded and chaired two hospital departments. His presentation addresses regulatory threats and elucidates an ‘A-Z’ HIPAA compliance program.

 

Friday, July 17

Keynote Session

Topic: Seven Wonders of the Upper Cervical Spine

Drs. Terry & Alicia Yochum

Time: 8 a.m. – Noon

Course Description: One of the most sought after speakers in the country, Dr. Terry Yochum has presented over 1200 lectures worldwide, has published over 250 scientific articles and his text Essentials of Skeletal Radiology has sold over 100,000 copies and is being used in over 100 medical schools and all Chiropractic colleges worldwide. Dr. Terry Yochum joins with his daughter, Dr. Alicia Yochum, who is already an accomplished speaker and author and is completing her residency in radiology at Logan College. “Seven Wonders of the Upper Cervical Spine” is a presentation related to the seven categories of bone disease. The abnormalities of the upper cervical spine are congenital anomalies, neoplastic disorders, infectious disorders, nutritional, metabolic and endocrine disorders and vascular disorders to include abnormalities of the vertebral artery. Attendees will leave this session with updated knowledge of the upper cervical complex.

Topic: Texas Board Required Hours

Michelle Quattlebaum, JD

Time: 1 – 5 p.m.

Course Description: This four hour course is presented to comply with the mandatory requirements of the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners. Doctors are updated on the current Board rules (1 hour), proper documentation (1 hour), ethics (1 hour) and risk management (1 hour).

 

Saturday, July 18

Topic: Achieving Outstanding Outcomes with Functional Wellness

Dr. Kim Christensen (sponsored by Foot Levelers)

Time: 8 a.m. – Noon

Course Description: ‘Functional Wellness’ provides health care professionals result-oriented, science-based education combined with patient treatment strategies that achieve outstanding outcomes with patients suffering from chronic disease. An instructor for 38 years, Dr. Christensen currently directs functional wellness services at very successful practices in Washington and Oregon.

Closing Session

Topic: Report of Findings

Dr. Robert Jackson, Jr.

Time: 1 – 5 p.m.

Course Description: In private practice since 1983, Dr. Jackson designed and controlled chiropractic benefits for 10,000 employees and over 20,000 dependents nationwide for Coors Brewery. He is currently co-founder and president of Back Talk Systems. A highly sought after speaker, Dr. Jackson will excite the audience with his presentation. The class covers the pre-exam consultation and begins by discussing the essential elements of the Report of Findings. It goes on to explain how to relate the five component parts of the vertebral subluxation complex to the patient’s condition. The program answers the question: “can chiropractic help,” “how long will it take,” and “what happens if treatment is delayed?”

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CA Program – Course Schedule*

  • Thursday, July 16

  • Friday, July 17

 

Thursday, July 16

Topic: HIPAA

Dr. Ty Talcott

Time: 8 a.m. – noon

Topic: Becoming More Efficient in the Office

Kathy Jones

Time: 1 - 5 p.m.

 

Friday, July 17

Topic: ACRRT Rad Tech Program

Dr. Larry Wyatt

Time: 8 a.m. - noon & 1 - 3 p.m.

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