The philosopher reminds
"Those who forget their past are doomed to repeat it."
The Association for the History
of Chiropractic (AHC) is a non-profit membership organization committed to preserving and disseminating information on the history of the chiropractic profession. The society was founded at Spears
Hospital in Denver, 1980, and held its first annual Conference on Chiropractic History at the Smithsonian Institute in 1981. Each year since the AHC has co-sponsored its annual Conference in
conjunction with one of the chiropractic colleges.
Twice per year, the AHC publishes
the scholarly journal, Chiropractic History, which is indexed by the National Library of
Medicine in Histline. Membership in the AHC includes a subscription to Chiropractic History; three times per year, members also receive the AHC's newsletter. All prices are in US
Individual Membership $100 (open to all)
Members receive two issues of Chiropractic History (Summer and Winter) and newsletters. They are members of the association with voting privileges. Couples may join for
$150 and receive one issue of the journal per edition, but both members gain voting privileges at AHC meetings.
Chiropractic students $50 (limited to full-time students in accredited colleges and
Student members receive two issues of Chiropractic History (Summer and Winter), and newsletters. They are also full voting members in the association.
Senior - $75 (open to all persons age 65 or older)
Senior members receive two issues of Chiropractic History (Summer and Winter) and newsletters. They are members of the association with voting privileges.
Institutional Membership - $200
Institutional membership is available to any accredited
institution of higher education. Institutional members receive two copies of each issue of the journal and the newsletter.
Organizational Membership -
Organizational membership is available to any chartered
organization sharing similar interests to the Association. Inquire as to cost.
Corporate Membership -
Corporate membership is limited to businesses and firms
sharing an interest in the purposes of the Association. Inquire as to cost.
Honorary Membership -
Honorary memberships are awarded at the discretion of the
Board of Directors.
Honorary members include, but are not limited to, the Lee-Homewood recipients.
Honorary members do not pay dues and do hold voting privileges.
welcome members from outside the United States, however international postage costs are considerably higher than domestic, and the AHC is a small, non-profit organization. Therefore, will Individual Members please add $10 to the above for shipping costs. Institutions, please add $20.
Please note: all values are in US dollars.
Apply and pay online through PayPal or download a printable
Membership Application form as an Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) file and send it with a check or
credit card information to the address below. Credit Card orders are processed through Square.
Association for the History of
4802 Fairhaven Ct.
Davenport, IA 52807