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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: Public Health Education and Service in Chiropractic
3267.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Public Health Education and Service in Chiropractic
This session will provide insight into public health education and service in chiropractic.
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, the participant will be able to:
  • Describe the evolution of public health education in chiropractic;
  • Assess the future of chiropractic in public health and public health education.
  • Identify the importance of training programs in multidisciplinary settings meeting special population needs.
Presider(s):Lisa Z. Killinger, DC
2:30 PMPublic health education at a chiropractic college  [ Recorded presentation ]
Cameron Borody, BSc DC FCCSS(C)
2:45 PMPreparing chiropractic students toward evidence-based practice  [ Recorded presentation ]
Irene N. Paulavicius, MA
3:00 PMNeed for geriatric training for chiropractic: Results of an electronic needs assessment survey  [ Recorded presentation ]
Paul Dougherty, DC, Lisa Zaynab Killinger, DC, Jurgis Karuza, PhD
3:15 PMEfficacy of chiropractic treatment for musculoskeletal disorders in a low-income multi-ethnic urban setting  [ Recorded presentation ]
Michael Garner, MSc, Michael Birmingham, PhD, Peter Aker, MSc, DC
3:30 PMImproving the recognition of chronic pain, psychiatric illness, and substance abuse in chiropractic patients: A diagnostic and treatment protocol
Shireesh Bhalerao, DC, Owen T. Lynch, DC
3:45 PMDiscussion
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Chiropractic Health Care
Endorsed by:Alternative and Complementary Health Practices; Maternal and Child Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; Socialist Caucus
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA