- To study the current levels of Chiropractic availability, globally.
- To maintain a website for the purposes of providing an International Information Source on the availability of Chiropractic and for recruiting purposes.
- To facilitate greater availability and access of Chiropractic services for all people of the world. (This will take many forms)
- To participate in International organizations that are involved with the delivery of Chiropractic care.
- To participate with International Health and Education Organizations and develop
contacts who support quality healthcare and education standards.
- To establish cooperative alliances with NGOs and other Chiropractic Organizations already involved in the development and delivery of Chiropractic care.
- To monitor the efforts of the different entities who also are involved in the introduction of Chiropractic in countries with few or no DCs.
- To encourage the inclusion of DCs into mainstream healthcare systems.
- To seek funding for fixed and mobile humanitarian clinics in 3rd world and
- To seek humanitarian aid programs compatible with chiropractic philosophy
that provide humanitarian aid to poor communities.
- To include spinal health education efforts and to enhance public
health programs in communities where we provide humanitarian work.
- To sponsor or provide Community Education Programs that familiarize people with the benefits of drugless chiropractic care in countries where Chiropractic is relatively unknown.
(i.e.: Spinal Health Therapist training.)
- To provide a placement service for DCs interested in practicing abroad.
- To recruit DCs who wish to open their practices in under served countries.
- To recruit, encourage and coach DCs who can pioneer the Chiropractic profession in countries with
little or no Chiropractors.
- To support the development of a strong and unified Chiropractic National Association
in each country.
- To support the legalization efforts by Chiropractors in every country that establishes legislated standards for DC registration in their country; and which have provisions that ensure public safety from unqualified or under educated providers.
- To recommend that governments offer funding for the education of their own
citizens to obtain a DC degree with the agreement of returning to their homeland
and establish a practice or work in government clinics in cases when they are
- To solicit moneys for Chiropractic Scholarships that are awarded to students
in 3rd world and developing countries.
- To encourage Chiropractic National Associations to resource an institution
of higher learning which would be interested in establishing a Chiropractic
College* in that country. This will permit the training of a greater
number of new DCs within their own language and culture and at a lower, more
affordable cost for the indigenous population.
*The most important factor in rapidly increasing the availability of
Chiropractic Services in any country
- To consult with Educational Institutions interested in adding
a chiropractic department that meets the International Curriculum Standards.
To partner with universities within 3rd world countries in establishing
chiropractic training programs that meet International standards.
- To recruit Chiropractic Educators who wish to participate in the development
of new Chiropractic Schools in foreign countries.
- To monitor and consult with business entities involved in the development of
corporate based clinic groups in regions of low DC population.
- To recruit some of the brightest minds as team players and resource contacts
who can contribute to the overall efforts of the Chiropractic Diplomatic Corps.
- To challenge the Chiropractic profession to continue the self-improvement of
it's science, art and philosophy.