July 3, 2011 — The Association for the History of Chiropractic (AHC) bestowed two prestigious awards to students from Palmer College of Chiropractic’s Davenport Campus during its 31st annual conference. Brian Chandler received the William S. Rehm Medal for his paper titled “Raymond L. Nimmo, D.C., Developer of the Receptor Tonus Technique and Innovator of Chiropractic.”
Graduate and undergraduate students, especially in the field of history, from throughout the world were invited to enter the Gibbons-Wardwell Medal for excellence in history contest. Miranda Franken was a Palmer student when she wrote her paper, “Advent and Evolution: Palmer’s Hylo Adjusting Table,” for which she received the medal.
Source: Palmer College of Chiropractic, www.palmer.edu