Scott Haldeman MD, PhD Chairman
Dr. Haldeman has contributed to research on the neurological mechanisms, diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of disorders of the spine for over 30 years. He is currently Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology, University of California, Irvine, Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles and Adjunct Professor, Department of Research, Southern California University of Health Sciences. He is past president of the North American Spine Society, the American Back Society and the North American Academy of Manipulative Medicine. He is chairman of the Research Council of the World Federation of Chiropractic. Dr. Haldeman presided over the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010 Task Force on the Neck Pain and Associated Disorders. He is on the editorial board of six journals including Spine and The Spine Journal. He has published over 180 articles or book chapters, over 70 scientific abstracts, and has authored or edited 7 textbooks. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada and the American Academy of Neurology, and a Diplomat of the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, the American Board of Electroencephalography and Neurophysiology, and the American Board of Clinical Physiology. A resident of Santa Ana, California, Dr. Haldeman maintains an active clinical practice in neurology.