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Bringing Together the Best in Chiropractic

ACA's National Chiropractic Leadership Conference (NCLC 2018) is the premier national conference for doctors of chiropractic (DCs) and chiropractic students. The event brings together the best in chiropractic, including innovative presentations on how to bring evidence into everyday practice, educational programming focused on the highest standards of ethics and patient care, and best practices in ethical clinic and practice management.

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Meet the Keynote Speakers 


HS-FlinterMMargaret Flinter, PhD, APRN – Dr. Flinter, the featured speaker during the NCLC General Session on Friday, March 2, is senior vice president and clinical director of the Community Health Center, Inc. (CHCI), one of the country’s largest federally qualified health centers. She also founded CHCI's research and development arm, the Weitzman Institute. Her presentation will focus on team based-care and why it is more satisfying and effective for patients and providers alike, as well as the value of chiropractors on the team. 

Read Dr. Flinter's Blog Post on Essential Role of Chiropractors in Primary Care 


HS-Perle_Stephen Stephen Perle, DC –Dr. Perle, who will give the annual McAndrews Leadership Lecture on Saturday, March 3, is professor of clinical sciences in the chiropractic department at the University of Bridgeport College of Chiropractic and has been a faculty member since 1991. He also serves as chairman of ACA's Research Advisory Board.

Read Dr. Perle's Blog Post on Grilled Cheese, Candles Beer...and Leadership?