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VW Reveals UK’S £21 Billion ‘Builder’s Back’ Bill

•    Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles reveals 70% of van drivers suffer from back pain •    Van drivers take an average of three weeks off work a year due to ‘Builder’s Back’ •    Downtime caused by bad backs costs UK economy an estimated £21 billion per year* •    Brand partners with British Chiropractic Association (BCA) to reveal […]

Spring into spring!

Spring into spring!

Spring brings a whole raft of garden tasks; time to tidy up, start planting and get ready for the year ahead. Our bodies are very well adapted to a variety of tasks and it’s great to be out in the fresh air getting exercise, but it is sensible to follow some simple advice points. Clothes […]

Launch of the Global Education Network for Chiropractic

Launch of the Global Education Network for Chiropractic

The British Chiropractic Association is proud to announce the formation of the Global Education Network for Chiropractic (GEN-C). Developed in a partnership comprising the European Academy of Chiropractic, the RCC and Chiropractic Australia, GEN-C is a collaborative effort which will deliver online evidence-based continuing professional development (CPD) for chiropractors. The modules within the GEN-C program […]

BCA completes management team with CEO appointment

BCA completes management team with CEO appointment

The British Chiropractic Association has appointed Tom Mullarkey MBE, as its new Chief Executive Officer.  The move completes the core leadership team, now poised to deliver the new corporate strategy alongside the Association’s elected Board of Directors. Mr Mullarkey brings extensive leadership experience to the Association.  Following a varied career in the Army, he played […]

Workshop Invitation

Workshop Invitation

How is touch communicated in the context of manual therapy? The GCC and GOsC are holding joint workshops to explore the literature, implications and next steps and we are looking for members to attend and represent the #BCAfamily Background: In 2017, the General Chiropractic Council and General Osteopathic Council commissioned a literature review into communication, […]

Snow Day

Snow Day

With the country covered in snow, perfect your ‘ice walk’ with top tips from the British Chiropractic Association. Snow and ice on roads and pavements mean potentially hazardous conditions underfoot and a rise in injuries caused by slips and falls. It is quite natural to be wary when walking outdoors and adopting our ‘ice walk’; […]

New Leadership at the BCA

New Leadership at the BCA

The British Chiropractic Association are delighted to announce the appointment of Lisa King as Director of Communications and Marketing. The appointment continues the development of their staff body to best meet the needs of their dynamic membership. Lisa joins the BCA team from AECC University College, bringing with her a unique blend of expertise in the […]

NICE APPOINTMENT

NICE APPOINTMENT

Peter Dixon, Former BCA President and current President of the Royal College of Chiropractors, has been appointed as a Fellow of the UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). NICE is an independent, Government-sponsored organisation that aims to improve outcomes for users of NHS and public health and social care services by producing […]