Brunch and Learn

What to Expect

Brunch and Learn is an opportunity to participate in an interactive presentation. Speakers may be new D.C.s, seasoned D.C.s, or business experts from the community.The time is limited to one class period and is usually offered during the club hour: Tuesday or Friday at Main campus; Monday or Friday at Florida campus.

Arrive when you can and leave when you must.

Please Note: Palmer College of Chiropractic does not endorse or recommend any of the products, services or tactics presented at our Vendor Showcase, Brunch and Learn or Business Module events. As with all practice purchases and marketing strategies, we suggest conducting thorough research before determining whether something is right for you and your practice.

Main campus

Associateship Choices and a Successful Multi-Provider Clinic

Friday, July 13

9:20-10:10 a.m., Main campus, Business Center Classroom

Mark Houk, D.C. will share his experience as a mentor and colleague of many associates. Dr Houk runs a multidisciplinary clinic with two locations. There are several associates in his practice that have been with him for over 10 years. Dr. Houk is a 1980 graduate of Palmer. His practice is in Spokane, Washington. 

Precepting and Licensure in Canada

Friday, July 20

9:20-10:10 a.m., Main campus, Business Center Classroom

Members of the Canadian Club will share what they learned at the CCA conference, Canadian Boards, etc. Also, Kevin Cunningham, D.C., Ph.D., Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs will discuss precepting in Canada. Hosted by the Canadian Club.

Building a Practice from the Ground Up

Tuesday, August 28

9:20-10:10 a.m., Main campus, Business Center Classroom

Brad Bark, D.C. will share his experience of starting a practice immediately after graduation. He will talk about choosing a location, securing financing, designing the build-out, and attracting patients. Dr. Bark is a 2011 graduate of Palmer. His practice is in Muscatine, Iowa.

Making the Switch from Associate to Owner

Friday, September 14

9:20-10:10 a.m., Main campus, Business Center Classroom

Almost half of new grads choose to associate. Most continue in that role for 2-3 years. How will you know when you are ready to start your own practice? 2010 grads Seth & Carri Anderson opened their own clinic in 2013. They will share the steps to follow for a healthy transition from the safety of steady employment to the freedom of business ownership.

West campus

Check back in August

Florida campus

Marketing Strategies

Monday, July 16
  • 9:30 a.m., Bldg. 3
  • Refreshments Provided, No RSVP Required
  • Speaker: Dr. Jeffery Langmaid

What you can do to Prepare for Business Now

Monday, July 23
  • 9:30 a.m., Bldg. 3
  • Refreshments Provided, No RSVP Required
  • Speaker: Marsha Hardacre

     

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    business.development@palmer.edu

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    386-763-2650
    career.services.fl@palmer.edu

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