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Improve Mitochondrial Health for Better Wellbeing | LIVE STREAM Available

Event Details

Fri May 17, 2024 - 12:00 PM EST — Sat May 18, 2024 - 2:45 PM EST

Location: Atlanta, GA or Online

The Westin Atlanta Perimeter North
7 Concourse Parkway NE
Atlanta, GA 30328
(770) 395-3928

Speaker: Daniel Murphy, DC, DABCO
Ryan Manning, DC

CEU: 12

Price: $299.00

About the Seminar

Welcome to the inaugural 12-hour medical seminar event: "Improving Mitochondrial Health for Better Wellbeing," presented by esteemed experts Dr. Dan Murphy and Dr. Ryan Manning. This groundbreaking seminar delves into the pivotal role of mitochondria in enhancing overall health, energy, and wellness.

Harnessing the latest advancements in laser physiology, chiropractic care, and innate nutrition, Dr. Murphy and Dr. Manning will equip attendees with invaluable insights and practical strategies to optimize mitochondrial function for improved patient outcomes.

Key topics covered during this enlightening event include:

  • Understanding the intricate interplay between mitochondrial health and overall wellbeing
  • Leveraging laser physiology techniques to enhance cellular function and vitality
  • Unveiling the profound impact of chiropractic care on mitochondrial optimization and systemic health
  • Exploring the role of innate nutrition in supporting mitochondrial resilience and longevity

Whether you choose to join us in person in Atlanta, GA, or participate from the comfort of your own home via our engaging live stream, you'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in an enriching learning experience.

Mark your calendars for May 17-18 and seize this unparalleled opportunity to elevate your practice and transform patient lives. Don't miss out on this dynamic seminar event shaping the future of healthcare. Reserve your spot today!

Seminar Dates and Times:
Registration: 11:30am
Friday, May 17  12:00pm - 6:45pm EST
Saturday, May 18  8:00am - 2:45pm EST

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Seminar Topics

Review Aging Theories

  • The Free Radical Theory of Aging
  • The Nitric Oxide Theory of Aging

 Meet the Aging Players 

  • Aggrecan
  • Apoptosis
  • Autophagy
  • Cytokines
  • Piezo1
  • Senescence 

The Electromagnetic Spectrum 

  • Learn the basics of both visible and invisible “light” 
  • Integrate wavelength, frequency, energy, depth of penetration, ionization, voltage-gated calcium ion channels, and perioxynitrate 

Cell Biology 

  • Distinguish between Glycolysis, Krebs Cycle, and Electron Transport Chain metabolism
  • Learn the details of the mitochondrial electron transport chain 

Laser Physiology

  • Discuss the biphasic nature of laser photon therapy, wavelength (colors), pulsing, speed of light, fluence, secondary and primary physiological    influences
  • Discuss the biphasic nature of laser photon therapy, including bell-shaped curve, hormesis, and the Arndt-Shultz Law of biology 

Violet 405nm Review

  • An in depth look at the physiological influence of the violet 405nm wavelength

Green 520nm Review

  • An in depth look at the physiological influence of the green 520nm wavelength 

Red 635nm Review

  • An in depth look at the physiological influence of the red 635nm wavelength

Low Back Pain and Gut Protocols

  • A poly-therapeutic integrative approach for chronic low back pain 
  • Protocol for influencing immunology and the brain through the intestinal tract; integrating the vagus nerve and the nucleus tractus solitarius 

Whiplash Injury and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Protocols 

  • A protocol for acute and chronic whiplash injury
  • A protocol for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Brain Protocol

  • A protocol for brain function; integrating trauma, degenerative, and vascular  compromise 
  • A protocol for cognitive enhancement

About the Speaker

Dan Murphy, DC, DABCO

P. O. Box 7044
Auburn, CA 95604


  • Undergraduate three years at the University of California, San Diego
  • 1978, graduated from Western States Chiropractic College, magna cum laude
  • 1986, Diplomate of the American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedics
  • Have accumulated approximately the following post-graduate continuing education hours: Biomechanics: 460 hours; Orthopedics: 910 hours; X-ray: 430 hours; Neurology: 880 hours; Nutrition 310 hours.

Clinical Experience:

  • Continuous clinical practice 1978 - 2003.
  • Part-time clinical practice 2003 through present.

Undergraduate Teaching Experience:

1982 to present and continuing, part-time undergraduate faculty at Life Chiropractic College West, in Hayward, CA. Current class is Management of Spinal Disorders; Rank, full professor.

Postgraduate Teaching Experience:

Has taught approximately 1,450 twelve hour postgraduate continuing education classes.

Class topics include: biomechanics of vehicular collisions; biomechanics of spine trauma; biomechanics of pediatric vehicular collisions; soft tissue injury and repair; pain and proprioceptive neurology; the management of spine and spinal related disorders; clinical nutrition.

Has taught postgraduate classes for Life Chiropractic College West, Los Angeles Chiropractic College, Life University (Chiropractic), Logan Chiropractic College, Palmer Chiropractic College, Cleveland Chiropractic College of Kansas City, University of Western States, and Northwestern Health Science University.


  • 1989: Chapter V in Spinal Manipulation: "Posture, Tissues, Neurology and Health", published by Chiropractic Biophysics, Inc.
  • 1990-2013: Quarterly Column in the Journal of Clinical Chiropractic.
  • 1996: Contributing author: Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries, Aspen Publication.
  • 1998: Contributing author: Pediatric Chiropractic, Williams & Wilkins.
  • 2005: Contributing author: Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries, 2nd edition, Jones and Bartlett.
  • 2011: Contributing author: Pediatric Chiropractic, 2nd edition, Wolters Kluwer, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Special Awards:

  • 1987, 1991 and 1995: Post-graduate Educator of the Year, given by the International Chiropractic Association.
  • 1997: The Carl S. Cleveland, Jr., Educator of the year, given by the International Chiropractic Association of California.
  • 2001: Dr. Murphy was honored by the readers of Dynamic Chiropractic as the top vote receiver for the “Our Virtual Chiropractic Association.”
  • In 2001, Dr. Murphy was chosen “Chiropractor of the Year” by the International Chiropractic Association of California.
  • 2003-2009, Vice President of the International Chiropractic Association.
  • 2009-2010, “Chiropractor of the Year” from the International Chiropractic

Ryan Manning, DC

Dr. Manning works in Los Angeles, CA and specializes in Chiropractic.  In 2014, he graduated from Southern California University of Health Sciences with a Doctorate in Chiropractic.  His extensive expertise in manipulation has accumulated approximately 40,000 hours of manual therapy experience.  His techniques include, but are not limited to, joint manipulation, SOT, dynamic, mobilization low impact technique, sports massage, Shiatsu, Rolfing, Guasha, cupping, & laser therapy.  Dr. Manning earnestly desires to escalate the plethora of techniques he uses on celebrities, icons, supermodels, Academy Award-winning actors, producers, writers, directors & professional athletes to keep at their peak performance levels in their respective industries.


  • 1998 Graduated Santa Monica Healing Arts (now California Healing Arts) with CMT (Certified Massage Therapist) certification 750 hours.
  • 2014 Graduated from Southern California University of Health Sciences with Doctorate in Chiropractic

Clinical Experience: Present

  • Continuous practice of massage 1998 to Present with accumulation of approximately 40,000 hours of manual therapy experience.
  • Manual technique application to DC patients 91-98
  • Continuous DC clinical practice 2014 - Present.

Types of Manual Therapy Utilized

  • Joint Manipulation, SOT, Dynamic Mobilization low impact technique, Sports Massage, Shiatsu, Rolfing, Guasha, cupping.

Special Recognition

  • 2014 Distinguished Clinician Award- SCUHS

Accomplishments/Experience - Clients/Patients include: 

  • 50+ A list Celebrities and Icons
  • Multiple Academy Award winning: actors, producers, writers, directors, hair, makeup, special/visual effects costume.
  • Multiple Emmy winning: artists, producers, directors, dancers
  • Multiple Multi Platinum Grammy Award winning producers, writers, and singers,
  • Tony Award Winning: Actor and Actress
  • Profession athletes- World Series Winning Pitcher, 5 time Super Bowl Quarterback, Championship winning players from the NBA NFL, MLB & UFC,
  • Multiple Professional NASCAR and Formula 1 drivers
  • Multiple Olympic Gold Silver Bronze Medal Winning Athletes
  • Royal Family (Ruling) and Royalty of prominent Countries
  • Former wealthiest man in the world
  • Iconic Inventors
  • Moguls in Real Estate, Finance, Entertainment, Music, Fashion
  • Multiple Supermodels
  • Chiropractor working with DWTS 2015 to Present


12 CEs Applied NWHSU

States Applied for:

GA, SC, NC, TN, MS, AL, FL (Live)
AL, AR, AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, GA, FL, HI, ID, IL, IA, KS, KY, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, *TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WY, PR (Webinar)

*TCA – 6 CE hours for Virtual Attendance

DC Canadian Provinces Applied for: AB, BC, MB, NB, NF, NS, ON, PI, QB, SK (Webinar)

NCCAOM Applied (Live & Webinar)

*Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) applies for CE Hours to the chiropractic state licensing boards in states surrounding the seminar location. If you need hours for other states, please contact NWHSU before the seminar at 952-885-5446. Certain restrictions apply.  *$75 extra for CEs (if needed).  Transcripts are sent out by email approximately 2 months after seminar completion.  If you need a copy sooner, please contact NWHSU directly at (952) 885-5446.  Please visit NWHSU’s FAQs for your CE Questions.