Micah Atkinson

M.Tech (Chiro) PGCert DC - Lecturer (Clinical Sciences)

Micah is currently Course Leader for BSc (Hons) Clinical Exercise and Rehabilitation Science* at the AECC University College and Chiropractic and Unit Lead for Clinical Management 201. He is also currently completing a PG.Cert in Medical Education through Dundee University.

Biography

Micah Atkinson graduated from Natal Technikon with a Master’s Degree in Technology: Chiropractic in 1999. The last 18 years has been spent both in Private Practice and teaching in chiropractic institutions, holding the position of Lecturer and Clinic Tutor in chiropractic programs in the UK and South Africa. He has considerable experience in teaching the natural sciences, Chiropractic Technique, clinical skills, exercise prescription and rehabilitation and experience of Curriculum Development/Assessment Design and was involved in Clinical Exercise Science Revalidation, Curriculum and assessment design as BSc (Hons) Human Sciences MSc Chiropractic – Unit Lead for 209- Physical Therapeutics 1 and Curriculum and assessment design as Master of Chiropractic (MChiro)– Unit Lead for 201- Clinical management II.

Current Activity

Micah is currently Course Leader for BSc (Hons) Clinical Exercise and Rehabilitation Science* at the AECC University College and Chiropractic and Unit Lead for Clinical Management 201. He is also currently completing a PG.Cert in Medical Education through Dundee University.

*subject to course validation

Areas of Interest

Chiropractic Clinical Skills, Adjustive Technique, Myofascial Techniques, Exercise Prescription and Functional Management.

Qualifications

  • M.Tech: Chiropractic

Membership

  • Member of the British Chiropractic Association
  • Member of the General Chiropractic Council.

Teaching

  • Unit Lead and Adjustive Technique tutor for Clinical Management 201 on the MChiro Programme.
  • Programme Lead for Clinical Exercise Science and Unit Lead for Level 5 Pathophysiology, Exercise Prescription 2, Level 6 Advanced Exercise Prescription, Research Project Unit and Community Health and Well-being.

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