Making HERstory

Students balance chiro studies with plan for ‘Making HERstory’

Life West students Ashley Gonzales and Nikki Kielkowicz are showing the world what it looks like to juggle responsibilities. They’ve spent the past several months balancing their chiropractic studies with planning for an upcoming conference, Making HERstory, that celebrates wome
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She’s a faculty assistant by day, and a filmmaker by night

By day, staff members at Life Chiropractic College West assist students and faculty while creating an ideal environment for a chiropractic education. By night, though, there’s time for labors of love. Life West staff member Nina Martinez’s labor of love is on YouTube, wher
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Life West dean talks about life-changing trips, working with A’s

Life West’s Bruce Chester has had a long, distinguished career in chiropractic. In addition to serving as the Dean of Clinical Competency at the college, Dr. Chester is also the official team chiropractor of the Oakland Athletics. Just as important to him, however, is his travel overs
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Newest students share their stories during Life West orientation

The newest class of Life Chiropractic College West students arrived in Hayward, California on Friday for orientation, the traditional start of a Life West student’s on-campus experience. The aspiring chiropractors began their studies in the fall quarter, which kicked off Monday. The n
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Life West mourns Board of Regents member, Dr. Jeanne Ohm

It is with a heavy heart that the Life Chiropractic College West Board of Regents acknowledges the passing of member Jeanne Ohm, DC. “Dr. Jeanne Ohm was a leader in the profession, and her contribution to the elevation of pediatric, pre- and post-natal chiropractic care has take
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Israeli Chiropractic Society to host CE seminar in Jerusalem

In conjunction with the Israeli Chiropractic Society, Life Chiropractic College West will hold a special event in Jerusalem this fall. Life West President Ron Oberstein, DC, will join Dan Murphy, DC, and Jeff Scholten, DC, for a two-day seminar, scheduled for Nov. 7-8 at the Ramada Je
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Continuing Education

October CE offers classes on trapped nerves, adjusting extremities

October provides plenty of opportunities for doctors of chiropractic to earn CE hours at Life Chiropractic College West –  up to 39 hours through five classes offered throughout the month. The slate includes a pair of two-day classes, as well as a 12-hour CE Saturday. The two-day clas
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Newly retired head of library reflects on 38 years with college

When Annette Osenga first came to Life Chiropractic College West, she did so as a part-time media librarian working one day a week. Thirty-eight years later, she stepped away from her post as head of the Life West library following a distinguished career as one of the school’s longest
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Student interns receive honors during Life West’s Friday seminar

Friday’s seminar at Life Chiropractic College West, the final one of the Summer 2019 quarter, honored student interns for achievements within Life West’s health center. Additionally, faculty members also welcomed new interns and wished soon-to-be graduates well in their future endeavo
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Meet Jamie Motley, director of new diagnostic imaging program

Seven years ago, Jamie Motley became the first African-American to graduate with a master’s degree in radiology and earn her DACBR, which means she is a chiropractor who is a Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Radiology. She’s still the only one. Dr. Motley has recently b
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