Research and Academic Award

Launched in 2020, the Research and Academic Award recognizes a chiropractor currently engaged in research or academia that’s contributing to expanding the knowledge of the profession.


Recipient will have made a significant contribution to the profession in three or more of the following areas: 

  • Increasing knowledge of the profession through involvement in chiropractic research
  • Ensuring success for future chiropractic graduates through excellence in chiropractic education
  • Exploring new areas of research and/or unique opportunities to expand the breadth of chiropractic understanding
  • Acting as a role model and being recognized as a resource regarding the research
  • Contributing to knowledge translation activities to share findings and support improvement in patient care
  • Advancing the profession through involvement in interprofessional education or research

Questions about the awards? Contact OCA at or call 416-860-0070 | Toll-free: 1-877-327-2273.


Nominations are now closed for the OCA 2020 awards.