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 Dan Murphy, DC

Dan Murphy graduated magna cum laude from Western States Chiropractic College in 1978, and has more than 40 years of practice experience. He received his Diplomate in Chiropractic Orthopedics in 1986. Since 1982, Dan 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 and Spinal Pathology/Neurology.  His academic rank at the college is that of Professor.  Dan Murphy is on the post-graduate faculty of several chiropractic colleges. His post-graduate continuing education classes include “Whiplash and Spinal Trauma”, “Neuroimmunology”, “Pediatrics”, “Phospholipid Neurobiology”, “The Neurophysiology of Therapeutic Lasers”, and “Nutrition”. Dan Murphy has been the coordinator of a year-long certification program (through the International Chiropractic Association) in “Chiropractic
Spinal Trauma”, a program that has graduated about 2,000  chiropractors. He has taught more than 1,700 post-graduate continuing education seminars, including classes in the United States, Canada, Australia, France, England, Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece, New Zealand, Spain, Panama, South Korea, and Peru.  Dan Murphy is a contributing author to the books Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries, published by Aspen, 1996; Pediatric Chiropractic, published by Williams & Wilkins, 1998 and 2011; and Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries, 2nd edition, Jones and Bartlett, 2005. Dan Murphy wrote approximately 90 quarterly columns in the American Journal of Clinical Chiropractic.  In 1987, 1991 and 1995 Dan Murphy received the “Post-Graduate Educator of the Year” award, given by the  International Chiropractic Association.  In 1997 he received “The Carl S. Cleveland, Jr., Educator of the Year” award, given by the International Chiropractic Association of California.
In 2001, Dan Murphy was honored by the readers of Dynamic Chiropractic as the top vote receiver for the “Our Virtual Chiropractic Association”. He was also awarded “Chiropractor of the Year” by the International Chiropractic Association of California, and “Pediatric Chiropractor of the Year” given by Chiropractic Pediatric University.  In 2003, Dan Murphy was awarded “Chiropractor of the Year” by Chiropractic Biophysics. This award is most prestigious because Chiropractic Biophysics has more chiropractic research studies published in the scientific literature than any other chiropractic group.  From 2003-2009 Dan Murphy was the Vice President of the International Chiropractic Association. He was honored to be chosen as “Chiropractor of the Year” for the International Chiropractic Association, May 2009-2010.
In 2014, Dan Murphy was given the Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation (IAFNR).  Dan Murphy reviews articles regarding alternative health issues, which can be accessed through his website at

This is an incredibly exciting time to be involved in the chiropractic profession. The science of chiropractic is rapidly evolving. Advances in the technology of imaging, diagnostics, neurology, genetics and biochemistry are showing the wide scope of how chiropractic adjusting and spinal biomechanics influence health, physiology, and human potential.  Dr. Dan Murphy

Sponsored by Erchonia Corporation and Nutri-West Pacific

 Friday, October 5, 2018     |     Clinical Credits     |     9:00 am - 1:00 pm 
 Brain Injury and Neurodegeneration
The goal of this presentation is to better understand the history, symptoms, signs, history collection, in office diagnostic tests, special imaging diagnostic tests, and management of patients who have sustained traumatic brain injury or who are suffering from brain neuro degenerative disease. Dr. Murphy as always will share what current books are on his night stand!
 Friday, October 5, 2018     |     Clinical Credits     |     2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
 Prolonging the Healthspan
This course is designed to teach strategies to maintain mental and physical function as we age. are a part of the silent generation, a baby boomer, or a millennial, we are all seeking answers on how to stay healthy, age, gracefully, and attain longevity. Lifestyle factors, changes, and balance may affect the health and lifespan of an individual. Many illnesses may be prevented, controlled, and even reversed through the proper diet, exercise, and balanced nutrition. Years can be added to our lives by forming the right habits and making the right choices for our bodies. Join us as Dan Murphy, DC provides you with his unparalleled expertise in the understanding and assessment of the latest research and life-changing information on Telomeres and why when calculated on a cellular level by the length (longer means better) is the best marker of biological age.
 Saturday, October 6, 2018     |     Clinical Credits     |     8:00 am - 12:00 pm
 Whiplash and Spinal Trauma

 In this 4-hour module Dr. Dan Murphy will cover the POWERFUL AND PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF THE LATEST RESEARCH! Keeping Your Brain Healthy after trauma course topics will cover:  

  • Pathophysiology of traumatic brain injury: Inflammation
  • Genetic markers of prognostic significance in brain injury recovery
  • Brain injury management protocol; Brain injury nutrition
  • Pathology of Alzheimer's and Parkinson’s disease as related to brain trauma
  • Current thinking in the Management of brain trauma and neurodegeneration disease
  • Management of brain trauma and neurodegeneration: Insulin Resistance
  • Epidemiology of brain trauma; Diagnosis of traumatic brain injury

Co-Sponsored by Erchonia Corporation

Co-Sponsored by Nutri-West Pacific

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