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Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust

The Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust has been established to support Palmer College of Chiropractic by subsidizing educational development, offering scholarships to qualified students, and assisting Palmer College in any manner that aligns with progressing the Chiropractic profession.

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4th Annual Sports and Chiropractic Symposium
April 24-26, 2015

Online registration is closed. Please register at the door. Event details below.   

Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust State Representatives  Each Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust state representative is a Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, affiliated with Palmer rugby and contributes to the Trust. The role of the representative is to help educate Palmer rugby alumni in his/her state about the Trust, its mission, vision, purpose and goals. Click here to find a current list of state representatives.

    Upcoming Events

    Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust
    4th Annual Sports and Chiropractic Symposium*

    Friday through Sunday, April 24-26, 2015

    Register Now
    Please note online registration is closed. Click here to print off a registration form and/or register at the door, 

    Continuing Education
    12 hours of CE - $399 at-the-door
    Friday, April 24, 6 - 10 pm, Dr. Schofield
    Saturday, April 25, 8 am - Noon, Dr. Hearon
    Sunday, April 26, 8 am - Noon, Dr. Harrison
    Check to see if your state has been approved for CE credit - CE State Approvals

    Same Great Speakers - All New Material
    Friday, April 24, 2015, 6 - 10 pm*  
    Dr. Fred Schofield - Latest Technologies, Innovations and Communications in Chiropractic and Clinical Practice

    Saturday, April 25, 2015, 8 am - Noon*
    Dr. Kevin Hearon - Advanced Principles of TMJ and Rib Adjusting - Notes: Dr Hearon - TMJ and Ribs

    Sunday, April 26, 2015, 8 am - Noon*
    Dr. Deed Harrison - The Spine as the Foundation for Health and Disease.
    A Contemporary Chiropractic BioPhysics® (CBP®) Technique Presentation.

    For more information, contact Dr. J Hartley at (904) 669-6171 or jhartleydc@gmail.com.
    *CE seminars will be held on the west side of Brady Street, second floor, clinic building, Room P206.

    Special Events:
    Saturday, April 25
    1 p.m. – Women’s Rugby game – Centennial Park, downtown Davenport, 315 S. Marquette St.

    3 p.m. – Men’s Rugby game – Centennial Park

    6 - 11 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. – Trust Recognition Banquet, Radisson Hotel, address below

    Hotel Reservations:
    Radisson Quad City Plaza
    111 E. 2nd Street
    Davenport, IA 52801
    (800) 333-3333
    Room rate: $119.00

    Room Block Code: Palmer Athletic Trust Seminar

    Thank You Sponsors!
    We are grateful to the following sponsors for their support:

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    *Any proceeds from this event will be added to the Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust Endowed Scholarship Fund. 

    2014 Contributors to the Trust by Decade

    60s (1)

    Pearl: Dr. Marjorie Rosengren Johnson

    70s (12)

    Gold: Drs. Mark E. Boylan*, James C. Detelich, Arthur  J. Durham, Kevin G. Hearon
    Bronze: Drs. Richard L. Cole*, Barry L. McAlpine*
    Pearl: Dr. Glenda E. Foy*, Dr. Samuel and Joan Gamber, Drs. Gregory A. Jones*, Raymond E. Walker, Adam D. Wysocki

    80s (16)

    Diamond: Dr. Kurt V. Burbach
    Gold: Drs. Alfred E. Clapper, Jr.*, Edward D. Jennings*, William E. Muscara*, Nicklaus Psaltis*, Brian D. Reilly*, Leonard G. Saulter, Jr.*, James R. Schreppler, Eric L. Seiler*, Terry A. Smedstad*, Gary J. Weinstein*
    Silver: Dr.Robert C. Rendina*
    Bronze: Drs. David B. Lehenbauer*, Steven Scott Matz
    Pearl: Dr. Chris Hougen, Lois E. Kundel, C.T.*

    90s (13)

    Diamond: Drs. Todd L. Salow*, Dale F. Smith*
    Platinum: Dr. Anthony and Gina Chappie*
    Gold: Drs. C. Corey Colhoun*, Vincent J. Kalkowski*, Eric and Anna Lukosus*, Andrew G. Nelson, Lee M. Phelps*, Anthony Piana - Modern Chiropractic LLC*, John G. Vilkelis*, Cory A. Webb*
    Bronze: Drs. Mark E. Fleet*, Horace London
    Pearl: Dr. Matt Schmidt*

    00s (16)

    Platinum: Dr. Colin Hardy*, Jared D. Morrow*
    Gold: Drs. Timothy J. Erickson*, FJ Schofield*, Jeffrey C. Michael - Optimal Health Chiropractic
    Pearl: Drs. Steve P. Czys, Jr.*, Michael W. Dziurgot, Tracy C. Francis-Nguyen*, Kevin C. Gyurina*, Erik T. Hudak*, Ryan M. Hummel*, Teon S. Kowalyk*, Joshua J. Mason*, Jeffrey A. Meier*, Mark T. Olivetti*, Dr. Toby and Molly Scott*

    10s (3)

    Bronze: Dr. Ryan F. Dunphy*
    Pearl: Drs. Matthew T. Marry*, Matthew S. Phinney*

    Friends of the Trust (8)

    Diamond: Dr. David D. Palmer Athletic Trust*, Standard Process, Inc.
    Platinum: R-Five, Inc. - Dale & Jill Grunwald
    Gold: Dr. Denise Vuich, Old Boys Rugby
    Pearl: Milesburg Chiropractic, Alexis Vander Horn

    Key for Annual Contributions:
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    • $500-749 - Bronze Level
    • $750 - 999 - Silver Level
    • $1,000 - 1499 - Gold Level
    • $1,500 - 2,499 - Platinum Level
    • $2500 + - Diamond Level
    *Denotes Monthly Contributors

    Board Members

    Matthew Walker D.C.
    45 S Dunton Ave.
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847) 910-2567

    Lois Kundel MOL,CFRE
    (563) 884-5611

    Alexis Vander Horn MBA
    (563) 884-5102

    Board Member
    J Hartley D.C.
    215 Oglethorpe Blvd
    St. Augustine, FL 32080

    Board Member
    Robert Rendina D.C.
    103 West Georgia Ave.
    Ruston, LA 71270

    Board Member
    Todd Salow D.C.
    112 E Washington
    Washington, IA 52353

    Board Member
    John G. Vilkelis D.C.
    200 W. 57th Street, Suite 1010
    New York, NY 10019

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