Alumni Newsletter | September 2016
Alumni Newsletter September 2016
Dallas Marathon Partner

Parker University is the official chiropractic sponsor of the Dallas Marathon and is happy to remind you of the many opportunities this presents to support the marathon or to enjoy Parker’s support as you run. The Dallas Marathon is Sunday, December 11, 2016 with the Mayor’s Race 5K preceding on Saturday, December 10, 2016.


As a sponsor, we have the opportunity to support local runners within the Parker family. Any students, staff, or faculty who would like a complimentary entry into the BMW Dallas Marathon, please contact Alicia Allbaugh via email at First come, first served. Deadline to register is October 31.

To reserve your spot in the race, please fill out the form.


If you are not an experienced runner but would still like to support the BMW Dallas Marathon, Parker will have volunteer opportunities available on race day, Sunday, December 11, 2016. Please watch for more details to come as the event draws near.

To volunteer, please fill out the volunteer form.
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Parker Serves

Parker Serves 2016

Kudos to Alumni Award Winners

The Alumni Awards are always a highlight of The Parker Experience Dallas. This year we are happy to highlight four excellent healthcare providers and supporters of Parker Univeristy's mission:

Lifetime Achievement Award: Mark Charrette, DC
Alumni of the Year: Tyce Hergert, DC ‘98
Young Alumni of the Year: Jarret Browning, DC ‘13
International Alumni of the Year: Lindsay McInnis, DC ‘11

Award winners are nominated by the Parker community and chosen by the Parker Alumni Association Board of Directors based on their service to Parker and leadership in following the Parker Principles.

See below for details on the Awards Reception where these illustrious members of the Parker community will be honored and feted in true Parker style.
Save the Date for The Parker Experience Dallas and Sapphire Celebration
Sapphire Jubilee: Thursday-Sunday
Please join us at the Parker University campus on October 13-16, 2016 for a weekend of fun, festivities, food, memories and laughs as Parker University comes together for The Parker Experience Dallas 2016, CE classes, alumni awards, and reunion events. It is also the Sapphire celebration of the 65th anniversary of the Parker Seminars.

Alumni Association Awards Reception
Join the Parker Alumni Association Board of Directors and 2016 award recipients for a special reception to announce the recipients of the association’s annual awards. Open to all alumni and friends of the university. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 6:30pm-8pm
Courtyard Dedication
Join us for a special celebration honoring Dr. Jim Parker as we unveil the relocated statue in the newly renovated courtyard. The evening will be filled with stories and tributes. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

25-year and 30-year Class Reunion Gatherings
If you are from the classes of 1986 or 1991, please contact Tran Pham at or 214.208.5497 to be a part of the planning committee or for more information.

Block Party , OCTOBER 15, 5pm-9pm
One of our largest gatherings of alumni, university staff, seminar vendors, and seminar speakers. All forever alumni, future alumni, and friends of the university are encouraged to attend. Food and drinks will be available for purchase from some of Dallas finest food vendors. Fun, fanfare, and fellowship with lots of great music, stories, and tons of laughs are in store!

CE Courses

Signing up for one of the many amazing continuing education courses provided by Parker University?

Don't forget this discount code: prkralum15

Classified of the Month

Contact Information
Contact Karen
Phone: 501-663-0131
Location: US, Arkansas, Conway
Parker Graduate: No

More Information
FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY located in our Conway, Arkansa location. We are looking for a motivated licensed DC for our established practice. The practice is focused on assisting injured patients returning to their full potential through quality chiropractic care and rehabilitation. Our clinic has all the equipment and staff as well as a good patient base. You will not have to do screenings! We are looking for a leader who can be the sole doctor, however we will provide you with training and the tools needed to be successful. If you are looking for a career opportunity with growth and unlimited earning potential, please reply with your resume to this ad. I look forward to speaking with you soon.
Parker University is seeking Clinic Faculty Doctors to provide quality chiropractic care to patients in a manner that educates and mentors chiropractic interns towards successful completion of internship requirements and exposes interns to successful practice habits and procedures. The successful candidate will have a Doctor of Chiropractic degree, five years of experience in patient care and an active Texas chiropractic license in good standing.

See all job postings on the Career/Job Postings Page