ICS 2021 Virtual Convention

Virtual and Interactive

Although we wanted to see all of you in Naperville, current circumstances and the pandemic has forced us to move back to an all virtual convention for 2021.

The Illinois Chiropractic Society remains dedicated to providing quality learning opportunities for the chiropractic physicians in Illinois. Stay in the comfort of your home or office and use the chat room in each class to interact with the speakers and other attendees. We are looking forward to seeing you all virtually again this year.

Relevant and timely topics

For you and your practice

  • The Opioid Crisis : Addressing Neurotransmitters and Reducing Stress May be an Answer
  • Health Care Updates for the Pandemic Era Practice
  • Using Technology to Standardize Outcomes, Reduce Risks and Increase Patient Satisfaction
  • Case Study Approach of the Lower Extremities, Radiographs and Advanced Imaging for the Chiropractic Clinician
  • Game Changers: Applying New Best-practices for the Most Common Upper Extremity Complaints
  • Case Study Approach of the Cervical & Lumbar Spine, Radiographs and Advanced Imaging for the Chiropractic Clinician
  • Medical Necessity to Reduce the Chance of an Audit
  • Clinical Excellence and Professional Acceptance

Meaningful and Flexible learning opportunities

  • Virtual sessions offer the flexibility of a fully remote learning opportunity and virtual conversations for interaction
  • Sessions available after virtual broadcasts on-demand through October 31, 2021
  • Treating patients during an important session? Watch that session later. Mix and match your attendance between virtual sessions and on-demand availability.

ICS Member Pricing Information
Early Bird Pricing – Ends 8/20/21

Dr. Jay Greenstein

Dr. Greenstein is CEO of the Sport and Spine Companies – Sport and Spine Rehab, a six location practice in the Washington DC Metro region; Sport and Spine Athletics, Sport and Spine Rehab Clinical Research Foundation; and Kaizenovation® Lifestyle. Dr. Greenstein, is Chairman for the Council for Chiropractic Guidelines and Practice Parameters (CCGPP), is the Government Relations Chairman for the Chiropractic Summit, and is the World Olympians Scholarship Program Chairman. 

Dr. Cindy Howard

Dr. Cindy M. Howard is a board-certified Chiropractic Internist and Nutritionist licensed in Illinois and Florida and holds a fellowship from the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture and the International College of Chiropractors. She currently maintains her private practice in Orland Park just south of Chicago for over 20 years while also running a consulting business focusing on clinical functional medicine and business communication to improve patient adherence and outcomes.

Brad Cost

Brad Cost became the chief executive officer, president and owner of Infinedi in 1999. He is highly knowledgeable and a nationally sought-after resource within the healthcare data analytics industry. Brad Cost currently sits on the board of governors for Oklahoma State University (OSU) and the associate’s board for the OSU Spears School of Business. He is active in training and educating providers about big data analytics on a national level.

Dr. John Davila

Since 2000, Dr. Davila has been training doctors and staff on the topics of federal and state-level insurance compliance. He has consulted for Axis Healthcare, Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina, American Specialty Health Network, Colonial Life, Companion Property and Casualty, Chiropractic Network of the Carolinas, and Palmetto GBA (South Carolina Medicare). In 2011, Dr. Davila launched Custom ChiroSolutions, a business offering chiropractors individualized service and training on the same topics on which he has become known as an expert.

Dr. Tim Bertelsman

Dr. Bertelsman graduated from Logan College of Chiropractic with honors in 1991 and has been running a large successful multidisciplinary practice in Belleville, IL for over 20 years. He is an expert on establishing relationships within the medical community. He has lectured nationally for many years on clinical and business topics and has been published extensively. He has served in various leadership positions within the Illinois Chiropractic Society and currently serves as the immediate Past President of the executive board. Dr. Berteslman is a Co-founder of ChiroUp

Dr. Jennifer Pedley

Jennifer Pedley, MS, DC, CCSP®, DACBR graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in Minneapolis, Minnesota and completed her radiology residency at National University of Health Sciences. Dr. Pedley has a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in diagnostic imaging, a diplomate in chiropractic radiology, and a Certified Chiropractic Sport Physician (C.C.S.P)®. Following the residency, Jennifer also attended a visiting radiology fellowship at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. Today, Dr. Pedley has a private radiology consulting practice reading for medical and chiropractic doctors and imaging centers such as University Medical Imaging in Sacramento, CA. She is also the Past President of the American Chiropractic College of Radiology (ACCR).

Dr. David Flatt

Dr. Flatt started a private practice in St. Charles in 1991 and established a reputation of excellence within the medical community. In 2001, Dr. Flatt joined Greater Valley Medicine as the first chiropractic partner of this large medical practice and continued as a pioneer of medical integration when he was the first DC to become an employee of Cadence Physician Group in 2012. Dr. Flatt is now a member of the medical staff at Northwestern Medicine in St. Charles, Illinois. 

Dr. Flatt has published dozens of professional articles and is an instructor in Logan’s Masters of Sports Rehabilitation program. He has served in various leadership positions within the Illinois Chiropractic Society, beginning as Northern district president and ultimately serving as President of the executive board.

Convention Sponsors

sponsors for the 2021 ICS Virtual Convention


A++ financially-rated malpractice insurance carrier with over 120 years of integrity and experience.


ChiroUp.com streamlines the clinical & business processes for over 700 chiropractic clinics & growing.


 Infinedi is committed to helping clinicians get paid fast, so they can spend less time tracking claims and more time with patients.

Foot Levelers

Custom made and handcrafted orthotics from the highest-quality materials with patented processes to assure the best outcomes.

Protocol for Life Balance

Protocol For Life Balance® is an A-rated GMP manufacturer of pharmaceutical grade dietary supplements created for healthcare practitioners.


We provide a simple solution when it comes to offering legal network-based discounts for cash, underinsured and “out of network” patients.

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Advancing your patients and your practice

This is a great opportunity for you to step away from the rigors of the practice, network with other chiropractic physicians from Illinois, and gain information to help you better outcomes for both your patients and your practice.

This Virtual Convention allows for you to have incredible flexibility with your patients and your family.

Ready to register for the Virtual Conference?