International Chiropractors Association

ICA International Outreach a Success

The international of the International Chiropractic Association is one of the elements that distinguish the longest serving and strongest worldwide chiropractic advocacy organization; as its founder, BJ Palmer had envisioned 88 years ago.
Dr. Palmer understood that chiropractic is a worldwide phenomenon that benefits all of humankind and requires an association, international in scope, to achieve such a goal.

(L-R) Dr Burak Esendal, Dr. Aurelie Belsot (president of the Turkish Chiropractic Association), Dr. Ron Oberstein, Dr. Mary Oberstein and Dr. Raul Margarida discussing international chiropractic priorities together in Istanbul, Turkey.

This summer, ICA’s Vice President Ron Oberstein, DC, FICA, traveled to several European countries to continue the association’s efforts at maintaining the important camaraderie that strengthens chiropractic and its mission to advance chiropractic throughout the world as a distinct health care profession.

Doctors Ron and Mary Oberstein met with some of the leaders of the Turkish Chiropractic Association Dr. Burak Esendal , Dr. Aurelie Belsot and Dr. Raul Margarida,  in Istanbul, Turkey.

The ICA Vice President also traveled to Prague, Czech Republic where he met with health practitioners from Nepal, Germany and other countries.
At the Barcelona Chiropractic College inauguarl graduation (L-R) Doctors Mary and Ron Oberstein, Dr. Grant Simpson and Dr. Naomi Jagiello.
To cap the trip, Dr. Oberstein and many other members of ICA came together to celebrate the first graduating class of the Barcelona Chiropractic College in Spain.  There were many ICA members, both from the Continent and North America, visiting.  They included such distinguish practitioners as ICA Vice President Ron Oberstein, DC, FICA, ICA board member Brian Kelly, DC, FICA and ICA U.S. Southern Regional director Sharon Gorman, DC.  Together, they presented a generous donation in support of the school and gifted this inaugural class with ICA memberships.