ONLINE: Stroke, CVA, and the Facts for Chiropractors w/ G. Clum, DC (2 hrs)

Dr. Clum delivers a clear and invigorating update on the safety of cervical spine adjusting and vertebral artery issues. 2 CE hrs general ONLINE


Gerry Clum, DC
Gerry Clum, DC
Gerry Clum, DC


January 1, 2017 - 12:00 am


December 31, 2018 - 12:00 am



The conversation around cervical spine adjusting and vertebral artery issues has changed significantly in the last ten years.  Recent epidemiological and anatomical research illuminates and clarifies the disputed connections between chiropractic and stroke.  Dr. Clum delivers a clear and invigorating update on the safety of cervical spine adjusting and vertebral artery issues, based on a review of the scientific literature.

About this Online Seminar

Online CE at Life West is simple and engaging.

  • Upon registration you will receive an email containing a web address and password, enabling you to enter the seminar.
  • There is a one-hour presentation which you may watch at your leisure.  You need not complete it all in one sitting, and may return to it at any point during the year ahead.
  • View the video, review the papers and abstracts, complete the acknowledgement, and click the “complete” button when you are through.
  • You will receive your certificate of completion within 10 business days of finishing the seminar.

All Life West postgraduate seminars are approved by the California Board of Chiropractic Examiners.  Many other states are also approved.  Check the CE Credits area below for details.


By the end of the seminar, you will be better able to:

  • understand epidemiological factors that have led to public misunderstanding about the safety of cervical spine adjusting;
  • recognize anatomical and biological factors that may contribute to stroke or vertebral artery dissection;
  • cite research studies on the safety of cervical spine adjusting; and
  • communicate the safety and risk of chiropractic care to patients

Continuing Education (CE) Credit

2 hours unless otherwise indicated.

State CE Available/Approval #
California 2 hours APPROVED
(Category B general hours)
Colorado No application required*
Connecticut No application required*
Delaware No application required*
District of Columbia No application required**
Idaho No application required*
Illinois No application required*
Iowa No application required*
Maryland No application required*
Massachusetts No application required*
Michigan No application required*
Minnesota APPROVED 61592
Missouri APPROVED 2017003641
Montana No application required*
Nebraska No application required*
New Jersey APPROVED 1705-07 through August 2019
New York APPROVED NYSCB 943 through March 2020
Oregon No application required*
Pennsylvania APPROVED #DCE000649 through August 2018
Rhode Island No application required*
South Carolina No application required*
(60 minute hours)
Utah No application required*
Vermont No application required*
Virginia No application required*
Washington No application required*
Wyoming No application required*

*Some State boards do not require an application when a program is sponsored by a college accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE), which is an accreditor of Life Chiropractic College West.

Life Chiropractic College West cannot guarantee that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.

DISCLAIMER FOR THE STATE OF MISSOURI: Approval of this course is not acknowledgment or ruling by the Board that the methods taught in this course are recognized and approved by the Board as the appropriate practice of chiropractic as defined in Section 331.010, RSMo.

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