Here’s what you missed at the 2019 Parker Seminar

If you were at the 2019 Parker Las Vegas Seminar and stopped by the MeyerDC booth, please make sure to follow-up with your personal MeyerDC Account Manager to take full advantage of the exciting innovations we had on display as well as our show specials.

Just in case you weren’t there, here’s some of what you missed…

DC Aligned contributor Dr. Heidi Haavik, chiropractor and Ph.D. in human neurophysiology, is also the Director of Research at the New Zealand College of Chiropractic where she is the Director of the Centre for Chiropractic Research. She’s an author of the book ‘The Reality Check: A quest to Understand Chiropractic from the inside out’ ( and also the director of Haavik Research Ltd, a company that enlightens the world about the science of chiropractic (

Dr. Haavik is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Ontario, Institute of Technology and is a member of the World Federation of Chiropractic’s Research Council. Dr. Haavik has received numerous research awards and has published a number of papers in chiropractic and neurophysiology journals. She has presented her work to both chiropractic and neuroscience communities around the world.

She’s on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics and Journal of Chiropractic Education and is a Review Editor in Movement Science and Sport Psychology for Frontiers in Psychology and Sports Science. She was named Chiropractor of the year in 2007 by both the New Zealand Chiropractic Association and the New Zealand College of Chiropractic Alumni Association and inspired the standing room only audience in Las Vegas when she spoke passionately and eloquently about Communicating the New Understanding of the Mechanisms of Chiropractic Care.

Dr. Stuart McGill was a Professor of Spine Biomechanics at the University of Waterloo for over 30 years, authored of over 240 scientific journal papers and five books, and has mentored over 40 graduate students during this scientific journey. He is considered one of the leading experts on spine-related conditions, and as a consultant he has provided expertise on low back injury to government agencies, corporations, legal firms, and hundreds of professional/international athletes and teams worldwide. Members of the international medical community regularly refer special patient cases to Dr. McGill for his expert opinion.

If you haven’t read Dr. McGill’s work or listened to his many extremely insightful podcasts or lectures, you and your patients are both missing out.

Dr. McGill’s Sessions included:

  • There is No Such Thing as Non-Specific Back Pain, Part 1: The Foundation
  • The Assessment: Reveal The Precise Mechanism Of Pain (Part I)
  • The Assessment: Reveal The Precise Mechanism Of Pain (Part II)
  • The Intervention: Avoid The Cause, Build The Foundation For Pain Free Movement

DC Aligned contributor Dr. Steve Conway, DC, DACBOH, J.D. ChiroArmor LLC. (DC & CA CE) discussed Fully Resolving 99% of your Medicare Problems and Fears in 1 Hour.

Known as “Iron Man”, Cal Ripken, Jr. is a 19-time All-Star, was twice named American League MVP, and was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame his first year of eligibility. In a fun and moving presentation, Cal shared inspiring stories on leadership, commitment and excellence from his illustrious career.


Matt Kraft (Nutritional Consultation Specialist for MeyerDC) shared his knowledge of leading Vitamin and Supplement solutions, including info on the new Greens First LEAN line, with the Parker audience.

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