Summer in December Hawaii CE program

December 11-13, 2020
Marriot Wailea Beach Resort
Maui, Hawaii

20 hours of continuing education
(includes 2 hours of online learning and 18 hours of live seminar on the island of Maui)

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Registration Open Now

Dr. Bev Harger and Dr. Bill Moreau will be back next December 11-13, 2020 at the Marriott Wailea Beach Resort in Maui to present on the Grand Rounds including hands-on instruction. We again plan for a live anatomy presentation to support the coupling of clinical, radiological and hands-on learning. Sunday includes a presentation by Lori Holt.

We invite you, your family and colleagues to join us in Maui for this very special event.



Friday and Saturday Presenters:
William Moreau, DC, DACBSP, FACSM (sponsored by NCMIC)
Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR (sponsored by NCMIC)

Sunday Presenter:
Lori Holt, RN-BC (sponsored by NCMIC)

Read presenter bios.


Don’t forget your 10% off alumni discount – coupon code uwsalumni
Full program regular price – $499
Early bird price 10% off until October 15 – $450
$300 for Friday or Saturday only
$250 for Sunday only


This program will qualify for 20 hours of continuing education (18 hours live in Hawaii and 2 hours of online education included with registration). While every effort to obtain credit in the following jurisdictions will be made, it is the licensees responsibility to verify that credits have been granted. UWS will update this listing with approval numbers as they are received.

    • University of Western States is an approved provider of CE for Chiropractors for the Providers of Approved Continuing Education (PACE) program of the Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards. States that accept courses that are approved by PACE include:  AK, CT, DC, ID, IN, IA, KS, ME, MD, MA, MN, MT, NV, NJ, NC, ND, OR, RI, SC, SD, TN, UT, VT, VA, WA, WY, Puerto Rico, British Columbia, and Nova Scotia. PACE provider ID# 106.
    • University of Western States is accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) which provides approval of CE for Chiropractors for all CE programs. The states that approve courses offered by CCE universities are: AZ, CT, DC, DE, IA, ID, IN, MA, MS, MT, ND, OR, RI, SC, UT, VA, WA, WY and BC. Approval numbers are not needed for these jurisdictions.
    • The following states do not pre-approve CE: CO, NE, and OH. Plus, the following Canadian provinces: British Columbia, Manitoba, Newfoundland & Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, and Yukon. Submit certificate directly to your governing board for approval.
    • The following states do not accept online CE credits: IN, KY, LA, and WI.
    • UWS will be applying for CE credit for the following jurisdictions: Alberta, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Michigan, Louisiana, Missouri, Saskatchewan and Texas.Need coverage in other jurisdictions? Contact the CE office at [email protected] as soon as possible to allow time for application processes if necessary.

*Every attempt is made to offer programs as announced. UWS reserves the right to adjust program, faculty, location, dates, times, and/or tuition to accommodate unanticipated occurrences, to limit seating, or to cancel due to insufficient enrollment. UWS is not responsible for any expenses incurred by registrants due to program adjustments or cancellation. Only those who are pre-registered can be notified in the event of changes/cancellation.

Cancellation Notice: $35 non-refundable fee included in the registration.
Cancellations made with less than one week notice are non-refundable and cannot be credited toward future programs.

Questions? Please call 800-215-3716 or email [email protected].


Friday, December 11

7 – 8 a.m.

8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Grand Rounds

This interactive seminar utilizes a Grand Rounds format providing interactive sessions in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of our patients. Furthermore, this seminar encourages active participation of our attendees through hands-on workshops in examination techniques and small group interactions to develop management protocols. Integration of a live gross anatomy demonstration gives a unique learning experience for attendees as well. These educational Grand Rounds will:

  • Encourage active participation of attendees to develop psychomotor skills related to the orthopedic and neurologic focused examination;
  • Provide evidence guided updates in diagnosis and treatment of the chiropractic patient;
  • Enhance learning experience through case-based presentations incorporating thehistorical, examination and radiologic evaluation;
  • Promote discussion of evidence guided chiropractic management of patients with selected conditions;
  • Inform learners regarding the management of patients with cardiac conditions;
  • Address common errors related to doctor patient communications.

Lunch from 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

Saturday, December 12

7 – 8 a.m.


8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Grand Rounds continued
Lunch from 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

5:30 – 7 p.m.

We are excited to welcome you to an alumni and friends reception during Summer in December. Saturday evening, you and your guest are invited to join hosts Dr. Joseph Brimhall, UWS president and Pat Browne, special assistant to the president, for a meet and greet with your colleagues. This will take place on the grounds at the Wailea Beach Resort & Spa on Saturday evening from 5:30 – 7 pm. 

Sunday, December 13

7:30 – 8 a.m.


8 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Current Topics in Risk Management for the Chiropractic Practice
Lori Holt, RN-BC

During this lecture, attendees will review cardiac risk factors to assess their patients for possible early coronary disease. The lecture includes the signs and symptoms of an acute myocardial infarction, bringing attention to how the signs and symptoms of different patient groups can experience unique symptoms. We will review different cardiac arrhythmias/dysrhythmias, including the signs and symptoms of those arrhythmias. The lecture will review office treatment plans for the patients experiencing these cardiac emergencies.


William Moreau, DC, DACBSP, FACSM

Dr. Bill Moreau is currently the chief medical office at UWS. As the leader of medical services for the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), Dr. Moreau worked with Olympic and Paralympic teams where he was responsible for the care of thousands of Team USA athletes, provided by more than 200 clinicians from numerous health care disciplines. During his tenure at USOC, Dr. Moreau served as the Team USA chief medical officer during the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games, and the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games as well as serving as the medical director for the the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games and the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Over his more than 30-year career, he has also treated collegiate, high school and recreational athletes.

Dr. Moreau is a licensed chiropractic physician and a board-certified Diplomate of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians (ACBSP). He has presented more than 500 lectures and postgraduate education programs throughout the world. Dr. Moreau is currently president of the ACBSP and is a member of the Journal of Chiropractic Medicine editorial review board.

Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR

Beverly Harger, DC, DACBR, is a 1987 Magna Cum Laude graduate of Western States Chiropractic College (now UWS). She is currently the director of radiology at University of Western States with her primary responsibility being a consultant for chiropractic physicians. She is an active member of the American College of Chiropractic Radiology and the American Chiropractic Association. As a renowned educator in chiropractic radiology with more than 20 years of teaching experience her programs are designed to emphasize what clinicians need to know for improved patient care and management.

Lori Holt, RN-BC

Lori HoltLori Holt, RN-BC, is an NCMIC professional relations representative who joined the corporate relations staff in 2012. She travels to various colleges and state association events to present on risk management topics and also assists at homecomings and other events. Lori was born and raised in the small southern town of Eufaula, Alabama. She has extensive nursing experience, including an emphasis in cardiology and working in the ER. Lori is a proud supporter of the Auburn Tigers and now adds the Iowa State Cyclones to the teams she cheers for during football season. Despite a rigorous travel schedule at work, Lori enjoys traveling with her husband especially if it involves a beach in Panama City, Florida.


Wailea Beach Resort & Spa, Maui, Hawaii
Wailea Beach Resort & Spa, Maui, Hawaii
3700 Wailea Alanui
Wailea, Maui, HI 96753

Special room rates available extended to three days before and after official event dates (based on availability).

Garden View: $330
Ocean View: $380
Additional Person (more than two): $40

Make your hotel reservations here.


2018 Summer in December

“Dr. Harger and Dr. Moreau have so much valuable information that they share in an interesting and funny way. I’m sure I’ll be using this knowledge in my practice.” – Dr. Elaine Louie

“Excellent-useful and practical radiographic and clinical information for our daily practice” – Dr. Milton Duncan