Dubel_jim Middletown/Red Bank, NJ, chiropractor Dr. James W. Dubel was recently named Chiropractor of the Year by Sherman College of Chiropractic in appreciation of his outstanding contributions, time and commitment to the chiropractic profession, the public and the college. Dubel was recognized Memorial Day weekend in Spartanburg, SC, as part of the college’s annual homecoming program.

Sherman College’s Chiropractor of the Year designation is an honor bestowed upon a chiropractor who has, through his or her service, given extraordinary time and effort to advance Sherman College and the chiropractic profession.

Dr. Dubel is founder and has served as coordinator of New Beginning for a New Future, a chiropractic philosophy program, since 1990. In addition, Dr. Dubel has guest lectured at several chiropractic colleges, including Sherman, and is a certified chiropractic continuing education speaker who has held the platform at various national state and local chiropractic organizations. He has served the profession in this capacity in addition to being director of Health in Hand Chiropractic Center in Middletown/Red Bank since 1980, when he graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology and education from Monmouth College.

Dr. Dubel is a member of the Sherman College Board of Regents, a group of individuals dedicated to supporting quality chiropractic education. He is also a member of the International Chiropractic Association, Council of New Jersey Chiropractic, Garden State Chiropractic Society and the Federation of Straight Chiropractors and Organizations. He is president of the board of New Beginnings and president of the “Cruisin’ with the Oldies” charity event. He and his wife, Barbara, live in Shrewsbury and have three children: Palmer James, Stephanie Victoria, and Hunter Evan.

Sherman College named its 2010 award recipients May 27-29 as part of its Lyceum, an annual continuing education and homecoming event which is attended by hundreds of chiropractors throughout the U.S. and internationally. Lyceum is held on the college’s campus in Spartanburg, SC, and involves three days of seminars, special events and other programs.


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