2022 ICS Chicagoland
Fall Convention & Expo

In-Person AND (Partially) Virtual

We are back In-Person This Year!

We are offering flexible opportunities in 2022. Our annual convention will be both in-person (Naperville with two track choices) AND live virtual (one track). The Illinois Chiropractic Society remains dedicated to providing quality learning opportunities for the chiropractic physicians in Illinois.

The ICS Chicagoland Fall Convention & Expo is in person at the NIU Naperville campus, and you have the opportunity to network, visit our tradeshow, see your colleagues, and attend educational courses. Want to stay in the comfort of your home or office? No problem, as we will be simulcasting one track for those who want a virtual learning environment.

Relevant and timely topics

For you and your practice

  • Disc Herniations: Review of the Lumbar Spine
  • Cervical Spine Rehabilitation: Research You Can Use! (NCMIC Discount Eligibility)
  • ICD-10 Coding Updates and Concerns for 2023
  • Proving Medical Necessity in Any Case (V)
  • Prevention of Medical Errors (V)
  • What Could be Walking Through Your Door? (V)
  • From Guts to Glory: What you absorb and excrete fuels your healthy lifestyle (V)
  • Lumbar Spine Rehabilitation: Practical Pearls for Monday Morning (NCMIC Discount Eligibility)
  • Improve Profit by Leveraging Technology and Efficient Procedures
  • Good Faith Estimates and the No Surprises Act (V)
  • Mckenzie Method of Musculoskeletal Treatment (V)
  • Nutritional Needs to Promote Brain Neuroplasticity (V)
  • HIPAA Requirements and Annual Training
  • Practice Policies to Avoid Risky Business (V)

Items denoted with (V) will be in-person AND broadcast live via our online learning platform for our virtual attendees.

Meaningful and Flexible learning opportunities

  • Live in-person sessions offer immediate interaction and priceless networking opportunities
  • Live in-person attendees can choose from two tracks, including hours towards your NCMIC discount (not available simulcast)
  • Simulcast sessions offer the flexibility of a fully remote learning opportunity
  • Simulcast sessions available after live simulcast broadcasts on-demand through October 31, 2020 for Virtual Attendees (requires a separate full registration for in-person attendees)

ICS Member Pricing Information
Early Bird Pricing – Ends 9/1/2022

Marc Abla

Marc Abla, CAE has been with the Illinois Chiropractic Society for 20 years and has extensive knowledge surrounding many compliance and legal-related issues surrounding the chiropractic profession. He is a Certified Association Executive and a graduate of the Certified Leadership Series through the Illinois Society of Association Executives. Additionally, he is a member of the Illinois Society of Association Executives, the American Society of Association Executives, serves on the Board of Directors for the Congress of Chiropractic State Associations, and is currently the Chairman of the Leadership Committee for the Chiropractic Future Strategic Plan.

Dr. Bart Green

Dr. Bart Green, DC, MSEd, Ph.D. is a full-time chiropractor and epidemiologist practicing in an interdisciplinary corporate wellness center serving a large San Diego corporation. He has proudly served as a contracted chiropractic physician at Naval Medical Center San Diego in spine, sports, and combat casualty care clinics. He also is the associate editor for National University of Health Sciences’ three journals: the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, the Journal of Chiropractic Medicine, and the Journal of Chiropractic Humanities.

Dr. Mario P Fucinari

Dr. Mario P Fucinari, DC, CPCO, CPPM, CIC has helped train doctors and staff over the last 20 years. He was the recipient of the 1998 and the 2003 President’s Award from the Illinois Chiropractic Society (ICS) for his work with education and training and most recently received the 2012 Chiropractor of the Year award from the ICS.

Dr. Fucinari has produced classes and publications on HIPAA, Clinical Documentation, Medicare, and Stroke and Cervical Manipulation. He is a worldwide speaker for NCMIC and many state associations.

Dr. Erin E Ducat

Dr. Erin E Ducat, DC CSCS CCSP DACRB FACO runs a multi-specialty practice that offers Chiropractic, Sports Medicine, Physical Therapy, Non-Surgical Orthopedics, Pelvic Floor Therapy, and Acupuncture. She is a triple Board-Certified chiropractic physician in Non-Surgical Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. In addition, she is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and StrongFirst Kettlebell Instructor.  Dr. Ducat also teaches continuing education classes for fitness professionals and other chiropractic colleagues.

Dr. Steven L. Heffner

Dr. Heffner is currently the Director of Clinical Excellence of the Physical Medicine Division at Aligned Modern Health. He has practiced as a Chiropractic Physician for 37 years. Dr. Heffner is a Diplomate in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (commonly referred to as the McKenzie method) and currently a member of the McKenzie International Faculty for the past 13 years. As part of his continued growth in the health profession Dr. Heffner is Certified and performs Electrodiagnostic Testing on referred patients.

Dr. Delilah A Renegar

Delilah Renegar, MD, DC, DACBN, DABCI has been practicing internal medicine since 1989. In addition to her current role as the Director of Functional Medicine with Aligned Modern Health, she also serves on the post-doctoral faculty of both National University of Health Sciences and the University of Western States and is a member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine. Her special interests include preventive health, education, and motivation.

Kristi Hudson

Kristi Hudson serves as the Director of Special Projects for ChiroHealthUSA and Administrator for the ChiroHealthUSA Foxworth Family Scholarship. Since 2010, she has helped educate chiropractors and their staff on compliance issues related to faulty financial policies. She has been a guest lecturer for events hosted by Breakthrough Coaching, KMC University, Physician’s Business Solutions, and the Student ACA. She enjoys working with state associations, ChiroCongress, the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress, and the Clinical Compass to provide educational awareness on changes within the profession

Dr. Alicia Yochum

Alicia M. Yochum RN, DC, DACBR, RMSK  graduated Sum Cum Laude from Logan College of Chiropractic and following her diagnostic imaging residency earned her DACBR. She has performed editorial reviews for the Journal of Chiropractic Medicine and serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal of the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedics (JACO). Dr. Yochum has published many articles in peer-reviewed journals and lectured around the country as well as in England and Germany.

Dr. Bill Hemmer

Dr. Hemmer has provided chiropractic and nutritional services to thousands of individuals every year since he opened Tuscola Pain & Wellness in 1996. He is an accredited national speaker for doctors using Standard Process and MediHerb products to support those suffering from pain, digestive, allergy, stress, and hormone issues.

Convention Sponsors and Trade show Exhibitors

sponsors for the 2022 ICS Fall Chicagoland Convention & Expo


We were founded in 1946 by chiropractors who were unhappy with lackluster insurance options. We’ve retained that spirit, expanding to the naturopath profession and always doing the right thing for our doctors — even when it means paving the way.


The Network that works for Doctors AND Patients. It’s a Win-Win. More Options for Affordable, Compliant Chiropractic Care Discounts. Profitable. Compliant. Simple.

Foot Levelers

Foot Levelers has been serving healthcare professionals and their patients for over 6 decades with products designed to help reduce pain in the feet, legs, hips, back and neck, so you can enjoy a fuller and happier life at work, home or play.

Aligned Modern Health

We’re looking for great people to join one of the most exciting healthcare companies in Chicago.

Innovative business and clinical educational resources for chiropractic physicians and other movement professionals who want to align their practices for excellence.

Standard Process is  dedicated to changing lives through whole food-based nutritional supplements that fill dietary gaps and support the body’s interrelated systems.

Don’t Miss This!

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. 

Choose the learning environment that best meets your needs – Live and In-Person or Live Virtual Simulcast (filmed broadcast of one track of the In-Person Event.

Ready to register for the Live In-Person Convention?

Ready to register for the Live Virtual Simulcast Education?