ACA NextGen Summit

Schedule of Events (all times eastern)


Start Time Session Title
8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
10:00 a.m. - 10:05 a.m. Welcome From Planning Committee Chair Kelsey Elliott, DC
10:05 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Update From ACA President Michele Maiers, DC, MPH, PhD
10:15 a.m. - 11:05 a.m. Who Even Cares About Documentation?
Gregg Friedman, DC
11:05 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. BREAK
11:10 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. Keynote with Q&A: SMT mechanisms. What can you tell your patients, peers and parents? 
Greg Kawchuk, BS, DC, PhD, MS
11:55 a.m. - 12:55 p.m. BREAK - LUNCH
12:55 p.m. - 1:05 p.m. Remarks from NextGen Chair Kaelyn Mead, DC
1:05 p.m. - 1:35 p.m. How to Lead the Pack for A Successful Associateship
Ray Tuck, DC and Jennifer Rathmann, DC
1:35 p.m. - 2:05 p.m. Collaborative and Innovative Chiropractic Care: How to Build your Referral Network
Katie Benson, DC
2:05 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. BREAK
2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. The Adventure Outside of Comfort: How to be a Change Agent for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Chiropractic Profession
Nakiesha Pearson, DC 
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Intersectionality and Representation in Leadership: Panel Discussion moderated by Beau Foshee, DC
Panelists: Celeste Holder, DC, Katherine Phillips, DC, Maithy Ta, DC, Jonathan Morales, Student National Vice Chair
3:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. BREAK
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Failing Forward: Why Our Failures Are A Key Determinant of Our Successes
Stephen Laski, DC
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closing Remarks from Planning Committee Chair Kelsey Elliot, DC
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Happy Hour