June 10, 2014
Dr Stewart has served as President of the Manitoba Chiropractors’ Association (1994 – 1997) and the Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA, 2002 – 2003), and has represented Canada and the North American Region on the Council of the World Federation of Chiropractic since 2006, most recently as First Vice-President. In 2012 he received the CCA’s highest honor, the Medal of Merit, for outstanding services to the profession.
“I am excited by the advances and new opportunities for the chiropractic profession in many countries at present, and the vision and quality of the leaders beside me on the WFC Council”, says Dr Stewart. “For these and other reasons the work of the WFC is more important than ever, and I see significant new progress in research, education and practice over the next two years if we continue to maintain high standards and work together.”
Other officers elected in Puerto Rico were Dr Espen Johannessen, Norway, First Vice-President, Dr Carlos Ayres, Peru, Second Vice-President, and Dr Rick McMichael, USA, Secretary-Treasurer