July 9, 2008

Sherman College Awards Service to the Profession to Dr. Richard Plummer

Dr. Plummer is a  1979 graduate of Sherman College and was the recipient of  the B. J. Palmer Philosophy Distinction Award. Since graduating 30 years ago, he has appeared on more than 600 radio and TV programs throughout the country discussing chiropractic and health and has addressed laymen and professional groups in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
Dr. Plummer is a former associate professor at Sherman College and served on the administration for five years as Dean of Continuing Education.  He also served as Director of Alumni Affairs, Student Recruitment and Fundraising. for SCSC.  He maintains a private practice at the Springfield Straight Chiropractic Office just down the street.
He has served the profession in many, many capacities including:

He has been the recipient of 46 awards throughout his chiropractic career and community service. Too many to mention them by name. He is presently on the postgraduate faculty for both Sherman College of Chiropractic and Life University and currently serves as Chairman of the Board for the Federation of Straight Chiropractors and Organizations (FSCO). It's easy to see why Dr. Plummer is so deserving of the Service to the Profession Award.



For more information, please contact:
Karen Rhodes, Director of Public Relations
Sherman College of Chiropractic
P.O. Box 1452 / 2020 Springfield Road
Spartanburg, S.C. 29304
Telephone 800-849-8771, ext. 242
Fax 864-599-4860
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Sherman College of Chiropractic is accredited to award the doctor of chiropractic degree by the Commission on Accreditation of the Council on Chiropractic Education and the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education. On its 80-acre campus in Spartanburg, SC, the college operates a Chiropractic Health Center open to the public where students intern under the supervision of licensed doctors of chiropractic. For more information, call 800-849-8771,