Dr. Martin Gurvey has dedicated his career devoted to patient care, advocacy, research advancement, regulation and education. After graduating from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in 1982, he owned and operated two clinics in Manitoba. During this time, he joined the Chiropractic Foundation for Spinal Research Board and helped spearhead its transformation from a small, volunteer-run organization to a large, world-class foundation now known as the Canadian Chiropractic Research Foundation (CCRF). His Board experience continued as Registrar of the Manitoba Chiropractors’ Association, Director on the Canadian Federation of Chiropractic Regulatory Boards and Manitoba Representative to the Canadian Chiropractic Examining Board. Most recently, he served for nine years on the Canadian Mental Health Association Board. He now owns a small private practice in Toronto’s North York neighbourhood.