CE at Sherman in October: IRAPS & UCA
Register now for IRAPS: "Winning
the Debate on Vertebral Subluxation"
Sherman College Philosophy Department Chair Dr. Bill Decken and coauthors published their article, “A Survey of Chiropractors Attitudes and Opinions Regarding Chiropractic College Curricular Content, Length, Relationship to Practice Success and Recommendations for Change.” Journal of Philosophy, Principles & Practice of Chiropractic, 2011(2), pp. 10-11. The abstract is available at: http://chiropracticdialogues.health.officelive.com/2011_1169_curriculum.aspx
Director of Research Dr. George Luo published an article with coauthors, “Inhibitory
Effects of Muscadine Anthocyanins on α-Glucosidase and Pancreatic Lipase Activities.”
J. Agric. Food Chem., 2011, 59 (17), pp. 9506–9511.
The abstract is available at: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jf201452v
Promote your practice while you share chiropractic as a profession.
Members of the college’s Reach Out and Recruit (ROAR) Program commit to help build enrollment at Sherman through referrals and support in the field. ROAR doctors help others fulfill their dreams by recruiting in their own communities, serving as career advisors, mentoring the students they recruit and feeling the pride as the students they mentor graduate from Sherman and enter the profession. For more information, visit www.sherman.edu/ROAR.
ROAR members Dr. Jaime Browning, '09, and Dr. Lee Angle, '08, referred students to the Summer 2011 class.
ROAR member Dr. Alex Kassalias, '94, will be featured on “Meet the Professionals” on September 17, at 3:30 pm EDT on 106.3 WORD radio in South Carolina. Kassalias was recently elected to the South Carolina Chiropractic Association as District 10 director and he serves as vice president for the Palmetto State Chiropractic Association.
ROAR member Dr. Nalyn Marcus, '93, celebrated 20 years of practice on September 8.
The beautiful new Gordon and Helen Brown Student Plaza flanking the Honor Wall between the Scallon and Taylor Buildings is designed to complement Spartanburg’s fantastic climate. You may honor, pay tribute to, or memorialize someone or something significant in your life by purchasing a plaza feature.
The Sherman College Alumni Association will host an Oktoberfest Party for senior interns on Thursday, October 13, 2011, 7-9 pm. Local alumni are invited to attend as well to get to know your future colleagues.
The Alumni Association is hosting this event for students to meet and network with Sherman alumni. Students will have a chance to meet the association president and other officers as well as local members of the association, enjoy beer and brats, and unwind after a day of classes and seeing patients in the health center. The event will celebrate our Sherman students and welcome them as future association members.
Any alumni residing in the upstate who want to help with the event planning and logistic details should contact Association President Tim Guest now via email TGuest@life.edu; or phone, office: 770-426-2935; mobile: 864-303-7582. Upstate alumni will receive an invitation to the event in the coming weeks.
The Enrollment Services Office hosts many on-campus events throughout the year, and we would love for you to share these opportunities with patients in your office who are considering a career in chiropractic. Referrals from Sherman grads and supporters are the lifeblood of the college! We sincerely appreciate all of you who refer students to Sherman. Your referrals help Sherman College in its efforts to continue shaping the future of chiropractic education.
Our next enrollment event is the Pride of Sherman Tour, November 4-5. This two-day event is designed to introduce prospective students to the Sherman campus, faculty and students. Students will enjoy a fun-filled evening, attend a class, visit the anatomy lab, and talk with faculty and students about the curriculum. They can bring transcripts for evaluation and talk to the financial aid director.
Support chiropractic education at Sherman by recommending our events to prospective students. Registration for this event is available at www.sherman.edu/pridetour or by calling 800-849-8771, ext. 200. The college can help with accommodations for students attending from out of town. http://www.sherman.edu/1forms/pride-tour.asp