CMCC News

Congratulations to the CMCC Spinterns


Congratulations to the CMCC Spinterns! This year, CMCC’s team and supporters contributed over $1,500 to a total of $1,660,000 raised.
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Dr. Martha Funabashi accepted into prestigious US Bone and Joint Institution Young Investigator Initiative Program -USBJI YII


CMCC is pleased to announce that Dr. Martha Funabashi was accepted to participate in the United States Bone and Joint Institute Young Investigator Initiative Workshop (abbreviated USBJI YII).
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The CMCC Spinterns are en route to Montreal


CMCC interns help prepare riders for the 2019 PWA Friends for Life Bike Rally
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CMCC Researchers welcome colleagues from Macquarie University in Australia


From July 8 to 10, Drs. Mike Swain and Aron Downie from Macquarie University met with Drs. Martha Funabashi and Sam Howarth to discuss potential joint research projects.
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Researchers investigate the concept of regional interdependence in a study published by Drs. Shawn Engell, John J Triano and Sam Howarth


Force transmission between thoracic and cervical segments of the spine during prone-lying high-velocity low-amplitude spinal manipulation: A proof of principle for the concept of regional interdependence
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The Spring/Summer Edition of Primary Contact is Ready!


The spring/summer edition of Primary Contact is ready and available.
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CMCC at the 72nd World Health Assembly (WHA)


The World Health Organization (WHO) hosts an assembly meeting where representatives of the United Nations’ 194 member states send high-level delegations to Geneva to participate in health planning and decision-making..
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Dr. Martha Funabashi awarded New Frontiers in Research Fund


Toronto, ON, Canada, May 23, 2019: CMCC is pleased to announce that CMCC Researcher Dr. Martha Funabashi has been awarded a New Frontiers in Research Fund Award, a Tri-Agency Institutional Programs Secretariat grant (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) for early career researchers to conduct international, interdisciplinary, high-risk and high-reward research.
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Dr. Martha Funabashi on Chiropracticscience.com


Dr. Martha Funabashi awarded New Frontiers in Research Fund
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The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College becomes a signatory to the International Clinical and Professional Chiropractic Education Position Statement


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College becomes a signatory to the International Clinical and Professional Chiropractic Education Position Statement
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Nutritional tips for beating the winter blues


Food can make us feel good, not only because of its good taste, but also through nourishing the body. Research shows that some foods influence our appetites and moods through their effects on brain chemicals called neurotransmitters. Three such neurotransmitters are: serotonin, dopamine and norepinephrine.
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Celebrating Black History Month


American historian and educator Carter Godwin Woodson set the foundation for what is known today as National Black History Month. It is celebrated in February because that is when, in 1926, Woodson and the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) decided to launch a ’Negro History Week,’ the precursor to Black History Month.
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CMCC signs Memorandum of Understanding with UofT Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation


The Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation (IHPME) that aims to foster greater collaboration and promote educational research among the students and faculty of CMCC’s Clinical Sciences Graduate Studies Program and those of IHPME.
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CMCC signs MOU with IFEC, the Institut Franco-Européen de Chiropraxie


CMCC has signed an official Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Institut Franco- Européen de Chiropraxie (IFEC) that formalizes a five-year partnership among the two institutions to collaborate on research, develop joint courses and exchange staff for teaching and research.
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University researcher’s study proposes faster and less expensive recovery from whiplash injuries


CMCC alumnus Dr. Pierre Côté says over-treatment of injuries inflicts huge health-care costs
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Staying green


CMCC is proud of its efforts to reduce waste and become a more sustainable campus. Did you know, that through paper recycling alone, CMCC has collectively saved over 40.366 trees this past year?
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Global Spine Care Initiative papers available online!


The European Spine Journal has published an exciting series of papers from the Global Spine Care Initiative (GSCI), a project of World Spine Care.
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CMCC interns help prepare riders for 2018 PWA Friends for Life Bike Rally


The Toronto People With AIDS Foundation's (PWA) Friends for Life Bike Rally is two weeks away! This ride is a fundraiser for the PWA which helps to fund services for men, transmen, transwomen, women, and children living with HIV/AIDS.
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History of the CMCC Library published in JCCA


The history of the CMCC Health Sciences Library, written by the library director, Margaret Butkovic, has been published in the Journal of the Canadian Chiropractic Association (JCCA).
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The Okanagan Charter: An International Charter for Health Promoting Universities and Colleges


The International Health Promoting Campuses Network is guided by the Okanagan Charter: An International Charter for Health Promoting University and Colleges, which calls on post-secondary schools to embed health into all aspects of campus culture and to lead health promotion action and collaboration locally and globally.
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Chiropractic utilization demographics- voted Best Article of 2017 by JCMT


CMCC researchers have co-authored an important benchmark study to assess worldwide chiropractic utilization rates, patient profiles and the type of care provided.
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CMCC's Partnership Appreciation Awards


The CMCC Division of Clinical Education honoured partnerships and employees who make a significant contribution to their communities through patient care, research, innovation, student mentoring and advancing the profession, during a reception held on CMCC campus April 5.
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New program for osteoarthritis available at the Campus Clinic


GLA:D™ Canada is an education and exercise program developed in Denmark for people with knee or hip osteoarthritis (OA). The program has resulted in positive long term outcomes (one year post program) in over 10,000 participants. CMCC is now offering the program to patients at our Campus Clinic.
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Looking to the Future at Practice OpportUnity ‘18


On Wednesday, February 14, students and chiropractors came together for Practice OpportUnity, the annual event that provides examples of life and work as a chiropractor.
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Dr. Brian Budgell interviewed by Parker University President Dr. Bill Morgan


Dr. Brian Budgell, Director of CMCC’s neurophysiology laboratory was interviewed by Dr. Bill Morgan, President of Parker University in Dallas, Texas, in January, as part of the visiting scholar program at the university.
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