Awards

Nominations for all awards are due to the Corporate Secretary by December 17, 2019.  All nominations must include a letter that details the activity deemed worthy of receiving the specified award.

ACA presents the following awards each year at the Annual Meeting:

Chiropractor of the Year – in recognition of exceptional service, achievement and/or leadership to the chiropractic profession for current or past accomplishments.

Humanitarian of the Year - in recognition of exceptional service, achievement and/or leadership to the chiropractic profession for current or past accomplishments.

Delegate of the Year – in recognition of exceptional service, achievement and/or leadership to the chiropractic profession for current or past accomplishments.

George B. McClelland, DC Researcher of the Year – shall recognize an individual for developing, refining and/or expanding the body of knowledge in chiropractic.

Academician of the Year – shall recognize an individual for advancing the profession through academic or educational excellence.

Flynn/Lynch Sr. Memorial Award – this award is given to an outstanding member of the House of Delegates, with no more than five years experience in the House.

Alternate Delegate of the Year Award - in recognition of exceptional service, achievement and/or leadership to the chiropractic profession for current or past accomplishments.

 

The winners from January 2019 were:

 

Chiropractor of the Year - N. Ray Tuck, Jr., DC

Humanitarian of the Year - Ian Coulter, PhD

Delegate of the Year - Marcus Nynas, DC

George B. McClelland Researcher of the Year - J. David Cassidy, PhD, Dr.Med.Sc.

Academician of the Year - Robert Vining, DC

Flynn/Lynch Sr. Memorial Award - Gary Estadt, DC

Alternate Delegate of the Year Award - Kelly Golob, DC