Tennessee’s largest chiropractic event is now the
Southern Chiropractic Conference hosted by TCA!

More than simply a name change, the Southern Chiropractic Conference hosted by TCA
is your go-to event for the quality chiropractic conference experience you want, encompassing
all things Southern.

Being held in Franklin, TN on August 17-20, 2017, the Southern Chiropractic Conference hosted by TCA is adding an extra day to provide you with expanded topics and opportunities to connect with your colleagues.  You won’t want to miss our sensational lineup of exciting speakers and social events to energize and inspire you!

This event is approved for continuing education in Alabama, Kentucky* and Mississippi.  (*courses on philosophy and practice management are not included in approval for Kentucky)  TCA is also a PACE-recognized provider.  

Come for the education, stay for the experience!
Click here to view a digital version of the full SCC brochure.
Click here to registration online.


Click the links below to check out short videos to learn more about some of the courses being offered at the Southern Chiropractic Conference.

Dr. Jack Wolfson, the Paleo Cardiologist, personally invites you to hear him and his wife, Dr. Heather Wolfson speak on how chiropractic changed his life and why every one of his heart patients sees a chiropractor.

Dr. Scott Munsterman talks about MACRA, MIPS & Chiropractic

Dr. Miles Bodzin, Dr. Mark Sanna and Dr. Ray Foxworth share what you will learn at Going Green:  Growing a Practice that Makes Dollars and Sense

Special Events

Roundtable: Unfiltered Forum for Solutions Luncheon

Friday,  12pm-1pm

Catching up through casual conversation is often a valuable benefit of attending the Southern Chiropractic Conference.  This is a fantastic opportunity to gather with your colleagues to engage in conversations on practice-related areas of interest.  Bring your experiences and join the conversation.

RSVP requested.  Complimentary light lunch provided.

Above & Beyond - Friday Welcome Mixer

Friday, 6pm-7pm

Wind down and catch up with your colleagues at the Friday Night Welcome Mixer hosted by the TCA Eagle Society.   Enjoy a glass of wine or a cold beer, along with appetizers and music. The TCA Eagle Society goes above and beyond to create opportunities benefitting chiropractic.  Take this opportunity to connect with other attendees and join us for this relaxed social event.

The Welcome Mixer is complimentary to all TCA Seminar Attendees and Eagle Society members.  Additional tickets are only $15/person.

Southern Chiropractic Conference Luncheon

Saturday, 12pm-1:30pm

Join us for this year’s luncheon program where we will Reset, Recharge and Realign your passion for chiropractic!  BRING YOUR TEAM and hear from the inspiring Dr. William Moreau, Managing Director of Sports Medicine for the U.S. Olympic Committee on pushing through barriers.  TCA President, Dr. R.J. Crawford, will also share his thoughts on how we can unite our efforts to elevate and promote the profession.

We will also celebrate individuals who have made outstanding achievements within their profession, association, and communities.  Learn more about the remarkable stories of our 2017 Convention Honoree, Rising Chiropractor of the Year, Chiropractor of the Year, James R. Cole Heritage Award recipient and CA of the Year.  Their outstanding achievements make a positive impact for chiropractic in Tennessee.

Luncheon Tickets are only $15/person.

Saturday Surprise Social

Saturday, immediately following general session.

Y’all are in for a surprise!  Make plans to join us for one of the social highlights of the weekend.  Stay tuned!

Business Meetings

Board of Directors Meeting
Friday, 7am-9am


TCA and CAT Annual Membership Meeting
Saturday, 7:15am-8am

TCA and CAT members are encouraged to attend the annual membership meeting.  Key member-privileged information, along with association business items will be reviewed; including updates on state and national legislative issues, TCA financial report, district election results and a look ahead to 2018.


Gavel Club Meeting*
Sunday, 7am-8am

*this meeting is by invitation only

EXPO Daily Prize Drawing

New this year is the EXPO Daily Prize Drawing, with more prizes and more chances to win! Drawings will be held in the EXPO hall during afternoon breaks, Friday – Sunday.  Visit each exhibitor to receive a ticket to enter the Daily Prize Drawing. The more tickets you collect, the more chances you have to win!

Watch for pre-conference emails to find out about the prizes that we will be drawing for!

Exhibitorsclick here for more information on how to participate in the  EXPO Daily Prize Drawing!

Educational Sessions


Click on the session title for the course description and link to speaker’s bio.

Going Green:  Growing a Practice that Makes Dollars & Sense

Click here to watch a short video to hear Dr. Miles Bodzin, Dr. Mark Sanna & Kristi Hudson, CPCO share how this seminar can be a benefit for your practice!

More information and reviews on Going Green:  Growing a Practice that Makes Dollars & Sense


Click on the session title for the course description and link to speaker’s bio.

For continuing education credit:

Practical Applications and Concepts for Low-Level Laser Hormesis and Nutritional Concepts on Prolonging the Health Span

Short-lever Adjusting Technique Session – special technique session on infant adjustment – limited to 30 attendees


MACRA, MIPS & Chiropractic:  Medicare’s New Quality Payment SystemClick here to see a personal message from Dr. Scott Munsterman on why this session is critical for DCs and staff.

Patients for Life – Immediately following Doctors’  Boundaries/Ethics class, great for newly-licensed doctors or those just starting their practice!

State-required boundaries, ethics & jurisprudence classes will also be available on Friday.
Doctors 9am – 4pm CT
CTAs/CXTs 4pm – 6pm CT


Click on the session title for the course description and link to speaker’s bio.

For continuing education credit:

Tools & Techniques for a Sports Chiropractic Practice – shared session with CTAs
Building an Olympic Champion -The Difference of a Heartbeat – shared session with CTAs

The Power of the Upper Cervical Complex

Defending the Chiropractic Case Start to Finish:  Help Us Help You

Common Childhood Disorders

Introduction to Active Isolated Stretching – Advanced CTA & LMT session


Chiropractic:  A Philosophy Defines Us All




Click on the session title for the course description and link to speaker’s bio.

For continuing education credit:

Holistic Heart Health, Raising a Holistic Family and Peds-Focused Practice

What’s Great in Chiropractic

Clinical Acupuncture Orthopedics & Fibromyalgia – for doctors certified to perform acupuncture

Advances in X-Ray Imaging – CXT session

Thank you to our generous speaker sponsors!

(companies listed in alphabetical order)

Best Practices Academy                                  Foot Levelers, Inc.
Breakthrough Coaching                                   Nutri-West South
CashPractice                                                     OUM Chiropractor Program
ChiroHealthUSA                                                Upper Cervical Revolution
ChiroTouch                                                        Viotron International
Erchonia Corporation

More Information

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