Concepts in Chiropractic and Immunology (Murphy, July 10 & 11, 2021 Webinar)

Hayward, CA US
July 10, 2021 to July 11, 2021

NOW AVAILABLE VIA LIVE WEBINAR or LIVE ON CAMPUS!

Live webinar now satisfies California Board requirements for live CE.  See DCA Waiver DCA-20-63 for regulatory details.

SUMMARY

We all know chiropractic is good for immunity.  But how confidently can you answer your patient's questions of "why?" and "how?" and "how much?"  In this seminar Dr. Murphy will guide you through the details of immunology, neuroanatomy, and the chiropractic adjustment.  He'll present the historical context and bring you right up to the minute with the latest peer-reviewed literature from a number of disciplines.  Be armed with deep knowledge of chiropractic and immunity and see your practice thrive!

SCHEDULE

Saturday 12:00 - 8:00pm 
Sunday,  8:00am - 12:00pm 
(both sessions required)

ON-CAMPUS OPTION

Register at Concepts in Chiropractic and Immunology

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 AK Chiropractic Board
    Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 AZ Chiropractic Board
    Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 CA Chiro Board, Category B
    CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Cat B
  • 2.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Ethics
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Ethics
  • 5.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 12.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 12.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 HI Chiropractic Board
    Hawaii Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 12.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 12.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 KS Chiropractic Assoc
    Kansas Chiropractic Association
  • 12.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 ME Chiropractic Board
    Maine Board of Chiropractic Licensure
  • 12.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 MN Chiropractic Board
    Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 NC Chiropractic Board
    North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 ND Chiropractic Board
    North Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 NH Chiropractic Board
    New Hampshire Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 NJ Chiropractic Board
    New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 NV Chiropractic Board
    Nevada Chiropractic Physicians' Board
  • 12.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 12.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 PACE
    FCLB Providers of Approved Continuing Education
  • 12.00 PA Chiropractic Board
    Pennsylvania Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 12.00 SD Chiropractic Board
    South Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 12.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 12.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 12.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Course opens: 
01/01/2018
Course expires: 
07/11/2021
Event starts: 
07/10/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
07/11/2021 - 12:00pm
Base cost:
$379.00

Hour 1 – TECHNIQUE

The early years: 1918 – 1921

•The Early Evidence of Mechano-Immunological Influences: anecdote and science review.
•A look at the publications of the era in chiropractic and osteopathic literature.
• Reviewing the early published evidence linking spinal biomechanical function to sympathetic nervous system control of blood supply and to visceral parenchymal physiology.


Hour 2 - TECHNIQUE

The middle years, the 1970s: progressing science
Reviewing the continuing published evidence linking spinal biomechanical function to sympathetic nervous system control of blood supply and to visceral parenchymal physiology. These years relied on improved understanding of physiology, proprioception, and technology such as electrical skin resistance.

Hour 3 – BASIC SCIENCES            

Immunology Overview
•Understanding the innate immune system
•Understanding the adaptive immune response

Hour 4 - TECHNIQUE

Chiropractic adjustment, subluxation patho-anatomy
•Discuss the integrated physiology between chiropractic adjusting and inflammation, fibrosis, & the Gate Theory.
•Influence of spinal adjusting on clinical neuroanatomy of chronic spine pain, including: receptors, synapses, cord pathways, brain representation.
•Distinguish between the clinical management of compressive neuropathology v. supersensitivity nerve interference.

Hour 5 – BASIC SCIENCES

Immuno-Sympathetic Interactions
•Learn how the innate immune response is controlled by the sympathetic nervous system

Hour 6 - TECHNIQUE

Mechano-Sympathetic Interactions
•Review the modern evidence linking spinal biomechanical function and the spinal adjustment to sympathetic nervous system.
•The modern technology includes levels of salivary amylase, radioactive glucose, PET scans, sensory evoked potentials, etc.

Hour 7 – BASIC SCIENCES

Immuno-Parasympathetic Interactions
•Review cytokine influence on the vagus nerve

Hour 8 - TECHNIQUE

Chiropractic Adjustment and Mechano-Parasympathetic Interactions
•Review how cervical spine mechanics, as actualized through chiropractic adjusting, influences the parasympathetic nervous system

Hour 9 – BASIC SCIENCES

Cellular immuno-physiology
• Integrate chiropractic adjustment, blood flow, cellular fermentation, cellular respiration, melatonin, and the cytokine storm.

Hour 10 – BASIC SCIENCES

Review of the pertinent literature
•Review the peer-reviewed literature supporting the models covered in class.

Hour 11 – ETHICS & LAW

Discuss the concepts of standard of care and causation as related to chiropractic clinical practice.

Hour 12 – ETHICS & LAW

Review national and state level publications pertaining to:
•Medical Negligence/Malpractice
•Standard of Care for Health Care Professionals
•Success Not Required
•Duty to Refer to a Specialist
•Abandonment of Patient
•Informed Consent

 

Life Chiropractic College West
25001 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
United States
+1 (510) 780-4508

Park by Student Entrance on Clawiter Road side of building, then look for signage directing you to the check-in area. 

See Campus Map for details. 

Dan Murphy, DCDr. Dan Murphy graduated magna cum laude from Western States Chiropractic College in 1978, and has more than 36 years of practice experience. He received his Diplomate in Chiropractic Orthopedics in 1986. Since 1982, Dr. Murphy has served as part-time undergraduate faculty at Life Chiropractic College West, where he is currently teaching classes to seniors in the Management of Spinal Disorders.

See below for a list of credits available for this seminar. 

Life Chiropractic College West is accredited by the CCE and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

NOTE to DCs licensed in: CO, CT, DE, DC, ID, IL, IN, IA, MD, MA, MS, MT, NE, NH, NJ, OH, OR, RI, SC, UT, VT, VA, WA, WY, BC, NB, ON, QC.  These states generally accept programs sponsored by a college that is accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE).  These states and provincial boards do not require an application from CCE colleges. While it is highly likely that credits will be accepted, Life Chiropractic College West cannot guarantee that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure

Available Credit Hours

  • 12.00 AK Chiropractic Board
    Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 AZ Chiropractic Board
    Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 CA Chiro Board, Category B
    CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Cat B
  • 2.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Ethics
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Ethics
  • 5.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 12.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 12.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 HI Chiropractic Board
    Hawaii Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 12.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 12.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 KS Chiropractic Assoc
    Kansas Chiropractic Association
  • 12.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 ME Chiropractic Board
    Maine Board of Chiropractic Licensure
  • 12.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 MN Chiropractic Board
    Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 12.00 NC Chiropractic Board
    North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 ND Chiropractic Board
    North Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 NH Chiropractic Board
    New Hampshire Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 NJ Chiropractic Board
    New Jersey Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 NV Chiropractic Board
    Nevada Chiropractic Physicians' Board
  • 12.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 12.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 PACE
    FCLB Providers of Approved Continuing Education
  • 12.00 PA Chiropractic Board
    Pennsylvania Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 12.00 SD Chiropractic Board
    South Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 12.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 12.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 12.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 12.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 12.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners

Price

Base cost:
$379.00
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Changes and Refunds

Every attempt is made to offer Life West CE programs as announced. However, Life West reserves the right to adjust program faculty, locations, dates, times and tuition to accommodate unanticipated occurrences and to cancel programs owing to insufficient enrollment, illness, or other factors.  Life West will notify advance registrants of any cancellation or significant program changes. Life West is not responsible for any expenses incurred by registrants due to adjustments or cancellations.

Refunds for program registration are granted if requested in writing no later than one business day before program begins. If registrants cancel within one week of program start date, a $50 processing fee will be deducted from refunds.

Less than one business day before the program begins, registration is nonrefundable but a credit voucher may be issued. Vouchers must be requested within sixty days of the program.  The credit voucher may be applied towards another Life West Postgraduate & Continuing Education program and must be redeemed within one year of the original scheduled program date or it will be forfeited. A $25 processing fee will be deducted from vouchers.