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History of the CMCC Health Science Library 1945 – present

May 25, 2018

This paper traces the development of the CMCC Health Sciences Library from its humble beginning in 1945 to the present day. In the early years of its development the library grew and prospered thanks to the support of early pioneers, the believers in the importance of the library to chiropractic education. In the later years

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David C. Drum, DC, FCCS(C): an accomplished, multi-faceted individual

March 15, 2017

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) is quoted as saying, “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” With these few words Picasso captures the essence of David Drum’s existence. From his birth in Moncton, NB, through his formal education in Toronto, ON, to his so-called “retirement” in

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History of the Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (Canada): the early years

December 08, 2016

In 1978 the Canadian Chiropractic Association recognized the need to establish an organization that would prepare chiropractors to treat athletic injuries and promote these services to sports organizations. Dr. Adrian Grice approached three chiropractors to establish such an organization. The Canadian Chiropractic Sports Academy (CCSA) was established in 1978. This was the start of the

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Allan C. Gotlib, DC, CM: A worthy Member of the Order of Canada

March 14, 2016

On June 29, 2012, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced 70 new appointments to the Order of Canada. Among them was Dr. Allan Gotlib, who was subsequently installed as a Member of the Order of Canada, in recognition of his contributions to advancing research in the chiropractic profession and

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Robert M. Wingfield, DC: A conscientious chiropractor

August 31, 2015

“I slept and dreamed that life was beauty. I woke – and found that life was duty.” This quote from the poet Ellen Sturgis Hooper, could be attributed to Robert Wingfield, who has persevered in his quest for personal and professional excellence. This historical biography begins with his genealogy, going back to the 11th century

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