BCA members support Vendée Globe competitor

BCA members support Vendée Globe competitor

BCA Members Linn Erixon-Sahlstrom and Shelley Davies are proud to be supporting the world-class endurance athlete and pro ocean racer, Pip Hare, as she takes on the Vendée Globe 2020 challenge. Poole-based Pip is currently preparing for the Vendée Globe around-the-world race, which is undoubtedly one of the toughest sporting challenges out there, often referred to as ‘the […]

Promoting Professionalism, Reforming Regulation

Dear BCA Members, In January 2018, the British Chiropractic Association together with the European Chiropractors Union responded to the UK and Devolved Governments consultation on ‘Promoting Professionalism, Reforming Regulation’. This consultation sought views on what needed to be done to protect the public whilst supporting the development of the regulated healthcare workforce. This consultation was […]

Nominations now open for BCA Awards 2019

Nominations now open for BCA Awards 2019

  Nominations are open for the BCA Awards, which are back for 2019, celebrating those members who are making exceptional contributions to our profession. Now in their second year, the awards are an opportunity to showcase the wealth of talent within our Association, building on the respected ‘Chiropractor of the Year’ and ‘President’s Award’ that […]

New chiropractic programme in development

New chiropractic programme in development

The University of Central Lancashire has released a statement, outlining their intention to offer a Chiropractic programme, they said: “The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is working alongside the Society for Promoting Chiropractic Education (SPCE) to develop a new Integrated Chiropractic Masters degree programme. At this stage, the proposed programme is in development and subject […]

Man with back pain

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 […]