Skip to main content

Speaker Info

A fantastic lineup of chiropractic speakers

18 world-class speakers to teach, motivate and inspire you with actionable wisdom to take back to your practice and your life

Keynote speaker at the WAVE chiropractic conference

Dr. Liz Anderson-Peacock


Dr. Liz Anderson-Peacock’s maxim is “Engage in Life”. Dr. Liz maintains an active family-based practice in Ontario and her passion for children led her to become a Diplomate from the first class of the ICA Pediatric Diplomate program in 1996. She engages audiences worldwide, teaching wellness and chiropractic care for children and pregnancy as well as her self-improvement program “Best Version of You” ™. Her book, Pearls of Wisdom Pure and Powerful, was written about her experience living with a synovial sarcoma for over a decade. In addition to her book, Dr. Liz has authored numerous articles and papers on various aspects of chiropractic care in children and regularly presents at International Pediatric Conferences. She is internationally recognized in both the chiropractic and wellness fields.

Dr. Liz is an International Chiropractic Association Fellow and has received the Alliance for Chiropractic Life-Time Commitment Award, Life University International Chiropractor of the Year Award, World Congress of Women Chiropractors – Woman of the Year, the Ontario Chiropractic Association Heart & Hand Award, and Canadian Chiropractor of the Year. In addition, she has served as Associate Governor and grant reviewer for the Australian Spinal Research Foundation and sat on numerous boards including the College of Chiropractors of Ontario, the World Congress of Women Chiropractors, and the Academy of Family Practice (USA). Dr. Anderson-Peacock graduated Cum Laude from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1986.

Dr. Kimberly Besuden - speaker at the WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Dr. Kimberly Besuden

Longevity: To Infinity and Beyond

Dr. Kimberly Besuden DC, CFMP boasts three decades of experience as a Chiropractic Physician, earning chiropractic education at Life University, receiving the prestigious “Clinician of the Year” award. She established successful practices in Winter Park and Eustis, Florida, where she continues to serve patients today.

A respected speaker at national chiropractic events, she’s a prominent figure in functional healthcare. Dr. Besuden also operates “The Health Factor,” supporting healthcare professionals. As an author, podcaster, and contributor to publications worldwide, she shares invaluable insights.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Dr. Besuden is a four-time Gold Medal National Champion in cycling, reflecting her unwavering dedication and drive.

Monika Buerger, DC

Biohacking the Brain with Chiropractic!

Dr. Buerger graduated from Life Chiropractic College West in 1991 and has an undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology from California State University, Fresno. She has enjoyed extensive post graduate training in the areas of neurodevelopment, functional neurology, neuro-nutrition and functional medicine. She currently has a private family practice in Ammon, Idaho that is dedicated to serving those with neurodevelopmental challenges, neurodegenerative disorders and chronic health issues. She is the pioneer in the chiropractic profession when it comes to working with children that have Neurosensory and Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

She is a contributing author to the textbook Pediatric Chiropractic, Volumes I, II, and III with chapters on Pediatric History and Physical Exam, Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Sensory Processing Disorder. She has been lecturing nationally and internationally for over 20 years and is the founder of the Intersect4Life Educational Seminars mentoring and on-line Learning Academy with various CE classes focusing on neurologically based chiropractic, neurodevelopment, methylation biochemistry and functional nutrition. She has also collaborated with Dr. Heidi Haavik on bringing on-line CE classes and mentorship programs to chiropractors with Haavik-Buerger Seminars.

Dr. Austin Davis

Creating a Legacy: Inspiring a life of purpose and meaning

Dr. Austin Davis dedicates himself to his family practice, Life Chiropractic in Missoula, MT is a state representative for MT in the International Chiropractic Association, helping to keep Chiropractic at the forefront of the health conversation. A native of the Bay Area, he serves as a mentor to students and young doctors. Dr. Davis was the Official Chiropractor for the Italian team, Luna Rossa boat, in the America’s Cup and has provided care for professional athletes across the country. Dr. Davis graduated from 2011 graduate of Life Chiropractic College West.

Dr. David Fletcher - Speaker at The WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Dr. David Fletcher

The Art of the Assessment: Neuroplasticity Exposed!

Dr. David Fletcher is recognized as one of the leading authorities in the transitional shift towards neurologically centered chiropractic. His role as the innovator of the INSiGHT scanning technologies places him at the intersection between today’s technologies and the timeless principles of healing.

An accomplished communicator, Fellow in the Chiropractic Sport Sciences and Founder/CEO of CLA Inc., Dr. Fletcher’s message helps bridge the widening gap within the profession by blending the neurosciences with practical solutions for everyday practitioners. Dr. Fletcher graduated from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1980.

Dr. Doug DiSiena

Why the chiropractor should be the primary provider for optimization and restoration of brain function

Dr. Doug DiSiena has owned and practiced at Irvine Chiropractic Offices in Irvine, CA for almost 40 years. He writes, lectures, teaches, and coaches on wellness, nutrition, and lifestyle management at the national and local levels. Using brain-based technology in his practice, he recently founded a non-profit to provide free care for veterans and first responders diagnosed with post-traumatic stress (PTS).

Dr. Doug co-founded Renaissance Corporate Wellness Fairs to bring “wellness” screenings and lectures to industry, founded the Orange County Chiropractic Fellowship, and was a co-keynote speaker at Possibility Living Wellness Seminars from 1996 – 2006. He is co-author of Possibility Living: Add Years to Your Life and Life to Your Years with God’s Health Plan.

Dr. Doug has served with the Golden State Chiropractic Association, the International Chiropractic Association (ICA), and is a Distinguished Fellow of the International Chiropractic Association (FICA). Dr. DiSiena graduated from Cleveland College of Chiropractic in 1984.

Dr. Craig Foote - Speaker at the WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Dr. Craig Foote

Staying Relevant Through a Lifetime of Care

Dr. Craig Foote is a champion of chiropractic in his practice and as speaker and coach. He co-founded Nervana Chiropractic Yokine in Perth, Australia with his wife Cath and has been coaching chiropractors for over 20 years. He loves speaking and lecturing globally, running successful practices, and fundraising for research. Chiropractic Flight School offers one-on-one coaching, online modules, and live events, currently serving chiropractors in Australia, New Zealand, & Hong Kong.

Dr. Craig is also the Past President of the Australian Spinal Research Foundation, directing more than $800,000 towards vitalistic chiropractic research. He was awarded the John Hinwood Research Award for outstanding contribution to chiropractic research and the ASRF in 2022 and won a prestigious “40 under 40” award in 2012. He earned a BAppSC/BaSC (Chiropractic) from RMIT University in 1998.

Dr. Patti Giuliano - Speaker at The WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Dr. Patti Giuliano

Making Philosophy (ADIO) Real to Patients

Dr. Patti Giuliano created one of the largest family wellness practices in Massachusetts, Westwood Family Chiropractic in partnership with her husband Dr. Peter Kevorkian. She lectures and teaches nationally and globally and is completing a book on parenting with a wellness mindset called Holy Sh!#m I’m Gonna Be a Mom! She serves on Sherman’s Distinguished Board of Regents, was co-awarded the Regent of the Year in 1997 and received the FSCO President’s Award the following year. She and Dr. Peter were distinguished as Chiropractors of the Year by the Massachusetts Chiropractic Society in 2003. Dr. Giuliano is a founding member of the League of Chiropractic Women and served on the boards of the Mass. Board of Registration for Chiropractors, the Massachusetts Alliance for Chiropractic Philosophy, and the Academy of Chiropractic Family Practice. She currently speaks on numerous platforms, both locally and nationally. Dr. Giuliano is a 1982 Magna cum Laude graduate of Life Chiropractic College.

Kent Greenawalt - Speaker at The WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Kent Greenawalt

Kent Greenawalt, Chairman and CEO of Foot Levelers, Inc., has made a significant impact on the chiropractic profession. He serves as Chairman and Founder of the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress, a nonprofit foundation formed to educate the public about chiropractic. Additionally, he serves as the publisher of Success Express, a journal for the chiropractic profession. He has received numerous awards including the ACA’s Humanitarian of the Year award and President’s Award, an Honorary Doctorate of Chiropractic from Cleveland Chiropractic College, a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Chiropractic Leadership Alliance (CLA), a Lifetime Philanthropy Award from Parker College of Chiropractic, and Northwestern Health Sciences University’s 2008 Brilliant Star Award, to name a few. Both Kent and his father, Foot Levelers founder Dr. Monte Greenawalt, were named Fellows of the American College of Chiropractic, as well as Fellows in the Palmer Academy of Chiropractic, in recognition of their outstanding service to the chiropractic profession.

Dr. Pam Jarboe

Integrating Chiropractic Science, Philosophy, and Art

Dr. Pam Jarboe practices chiropractic in Acton and Groton, MA, specializing in extraordinarily gentle chiropractic care to allow the nerve system to fully coordinate with all the cells, organs, and functions in the body. She has written numerous articles and courses and is an international speaker on wellness and chiropractic. Dr. Jarboe coaches other chiropractors and has built ChiroBloom to help chiropractors succeed as entrepreneurs and The GeniusRoom to connect chiropractors with each other in a learning environment. She has served on the boards of several chiropractic organizations including the League of Chiropractic Women (LCW), the International Federation of Chiropractors and Orgs (IFCO), and the Massachusetts Alliance for Chiropractic Philosophy (MACP). Dr. Jarboe graduated from Life Chiropractic University in 1995.

Dr. Geraldine Mulhall-Wright

How to Be a Pediatric Chiropractic Jedi

Dr. Geraldine Mulhall-Wright runs a family practice as well as serving as Life West’s principal pediatric specialist. She credits her existence to chiropractic because her grandmother was only able to bear children after receiving chiropractic care. She is committed to educating her community about the benefits of a healthy chiropractic lifestyle from birth through the end of life. She is passionate about supporting mothers through their pregnancy and birthing process and eliminating the damaging effects of birth trauma on newborns. She is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatrics Association, author of numerous papers on pregnancy, birth, children, and chiropractic and co-author of “Piriformis Syndrome,” Life Work, Vol. 3, No. 1, 1996. Dr. Mulhall-Wright graduated from Life Chiropractic College West in 1997.

Dr. Dan Murphy

Resolvins: Diet, Supplements, Evolutionary Biology, Innate Intelligence, Inflammation, Infection, Trauma, Pain, Drugs and the Chiropractic Subluxation

Dr. Dan Murphy is a globally recognized speaker on the science behind chiropractic, providing scientific validation of the subluxation and its relationship to structure and function mediated through the nervous system, and has more than 40 years of practice experience. He is on the post-graduate faculty of several chiropractic colleges and has taught more than 1,750 post-graduate continuing education seminars around the world on topics including spinal trauma, neuroimmunology, pediatrics, and more. Dr. Murphy has served as part-time faculty at Life Chiropractic College West since 1982. He is a distinguished professional with numerous special awards such as the Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation (IAFNR) in 2014, and an Honorary Degree in Humanities from Life Chiropractic College West in 2021. Dr. Murphy received his Diplomate in Chiropractic Orthopedics in 1986 and graduated magna cum laude from Western States Chiropractic College in 1978.

Dr. ron oberstein

Bringing the Chiropractic Principles and Philosophy, along with Scientific Validation, to show how Science validates Philosophy and Philosophy validates Science

Dr. Ron Oberstein has served as President of Life Chiropractic College West since 2017. Prior to becoming the president of Life West, Dr. Oberstein practiced in San Deigo and was a member of the Life Chiropractic College West Board of Regents from 1991 to 2016, including two years as the Chairman of the Board. As an active member of the chiropractic community, Dr. Oberstein has served in leadership roles in numerous organizations, most recently as Chair of the Association of Chiropractic Colleges. He has taught chiropractic technique, philosophy, and principles in multiple chiropractic colleges and globally. Dr. Oberstein strongly conveys chiropractic vitalism with a deep understanding of the salutogenic health model and its incredible value for patient care. Dr. Oberstein and his wife of 30 years, Dr. Mary, have practiced together since 1986, serving multitudes of patients and mentoring hundreds of new graduates. They travel the world spreading the chiropractic message, and they started a nonprofit organization delivering chiropractic care globally to children and adults in need with a focus in Tijuana, Mexico. They have three daughters, Drs. Lauren, Morgan and Sydney, all of whom are chiropractors. Dr. Oberstein graduated from Life Chiropractic College (now Life University) in 1981.

Dr. Justin ohm

Salutogenic Family Practice

Dr. Justin Ohm cares for children and adults in his practice in Media and Philadelphia, PA, with a special emphasis on perinatal chiropractic. The unique physiological and emotional needs in pregnancy and childhood require very specific attention and he collaborates with numerous midwives, obstetricians, doulas, and lactation consultants in his practices. Dr. Ohm also serves as the Executive Director of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, a role once held by his mother, beloved pediatric chiropractor Dr. Jeanne Ohm. Dr. Justin has received a diplomate certification (DACCP) from the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics and is Webster Certified by the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. Dr. Ohm graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic – Florida in 2006

Dr. Mindy Pelz

Empowering Womens Health Though Chiropractic, Hormone Awareness and the Natural Cycle of Ageing.

Dr. Mindy Pelz, D.C is a bestselling author, keynote speaker, nutrition and functional health expert who has spent over two decades helping thousands of people successfully reclaim their health. She is a recognized leader in the alternative health field and a pioneer in the fasting movement, teaching the principles of a fasting lifestyle, diet variation, detox, hormones, and more. Her popular YouTube channel regularly updates followers on the latest science-backed tools and techniques to help them reset their health. She is the host of one of the leading science podcasts, The Resetter Podcast, and the author of three best-selling books; The Menopause Reset, The Reset Factor, and The Reset Kitchen. Dr. Mindy has appeared on national shows like Extra TV and The Doctors, and has been featured in Muscle & Fitness, Well + Good, SHEknows, Healthline, and more.

Dr. Lani Simpson

The Truth about Osteoporosis Diagnosis

Dr. Lani Simpson is a chiropractor, author, educator, and is a leading expert in women’s health care, including osteoporosis, menopause, and hormone issues. She combines her clinical experience and her multi-disciplinary approach to educate thousands of clients and professionals about the unique health challenges facing women. Dr. Simpson is a Certified Clinical (bone) Densitometrist (CCD) and was the first alternative doctor to be awarded this certification. Dr. Simpson’s book No Nonsense Bone Health Guide and her CE course “The Heat is On! Menopause and PMS seminar” are popular with acupuncture, nursing, licensed marriage and family therapists, and naturopathy. Dr. Simpson graduated from Life Chiropractic College West in 1984.

Dr. Josh Wheeler - Speaker at The WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Dr. Josh Wheeler

Clinical Application of (likely) Forgotten Course Material from Chiropractic College

Dr. Joshua Wheeler, an extraordinary performer and songwriter, is also a dedicated and compassionate DC in practice in Chattanooga, TN. Dr. Josh is highly involved in his local community, using his strong interpersonal and communication skills to share chiropractic with all ages. He has also recently released an album called Songs I Wrote in Chiropractic College, with more on the way. Dr. Wheeler graduated magnum cum laude from Life Chiropractic College West in 2019.

Dr. Frank Vaught - Speaker at The WAVE Chiropractic Conference

Dr. frank vaught

Intention and the Chiropractic Adjustment

Dr. Frank Vaught, Jr is the founder and owner of Health on Earth Wellness Centers. Dr. Vaught is a Chiropractor, community leader for personal health and wellness, author, and an international speaker. After college, he served 8 years in the United States Army. His military schooling was hospital medical nutrition and hospital combat. Since 2004, he has been practicing ChiropracTIC at Health on Earth Wellness Centers, LLC in the Chicago area. The practice focuses on family wellness and community health education. Dr. Frank Vaught is co-founder of four other health and wellness locations in Illinois and the Co-Founder of Evoke Chiropractic Coaching LLC. Dr. Vaught currently resides in the Chicago area and acknowledges his greatest gift in life is his amazing wife and children. Dr. Vaught graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic in 2004.