We’re excited to introduce our two newest speakers, Dr. Kristina L. Petrocco-Napuli and Dr. Gary Kirwan. These folks bring a ton of knowledge to the table on two important topics: maternal and child health and biomechanics. Get to know them below, and if you’re a DC, sign up for an upcoming Foot Levelers here!
Kristina (Kris) Petrocco-Napuli is an expert in women’s health, pediatrics, chronic pain and integrative care and is frequently sought after as a national speaker. Currently an associate professor at National University of Health Sciences-Florida, Dr. Petrocco-Napuli received her doctor of Chiropractic degree from New York Chiropractic College; following graduation she entered into a postdoctoral fellowship program within Chiropractic technique. She also received a master’s degree in instructional design development and evaluation from Syracuse University. Watch her most recent webinar, “Overview of the Pediatric Foot: Normal vs. Abnormal,” at FootLevelersEvents.com/webinars.
A native of South Africa, Dr. Gary Kirwan is an Anglo-European College of Chiropractic graduate and has practiced in both the U.K. and South Africa. Dr. Kirwan has a special interest in functional biomechanics in relation to pain management; in particular, back pain and extremity joint pain. He uses a multimodal approach for helping patients with pain and wellness care, including hands-on manual therapies to prescribing orthotics and educating patients on nutrition and psychoneuroimmunology concepts for inflammation control.
Among other events, Dr. Kirwan will join us for the WFC’s Triple Impact Seminar, August 6-7, 2016 in London, UK. The event is open to Chiropractors of all U.K. and European associations. Dr. Gary Kirwan will present on Biomechanics—details on his exciting session and others will be released soon!