Ana Facchinato

Ana Facchinato

Ana Facchinato

DC, MHS, Bachelor's in Chiropractic (Brazil)
Associate Professor, Dean

Phone: (562) 947-8755 x431

Email: anafacchinato@scuhs.edu

Los Angeles College of Chiropractic

Biography

Ana Facchinato graduated as a chiropractor in the first graduating class of Latin America by Anhembi Morumbi University - Laureate International Universities (São Paulo - Brazil) among the first students of the class. She was selected for a post-graduate scholarship at the University of Western States where she studied for 6 months. She also holds a Master's Degree in Health Sciences from Cruzeiro do Sul University (São Paulo-Brazil), and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Southern California University of Health Sciences - Los Angeles College of Chiropractic. Her experience in chiropractic education started in 2005 when she became an instructor of chiropractic techniques at University Anhembi Morumbi, and later in 2009 she became the Dean of that program. She has published papers in Chiropractic Education and presented lectures on the development of chiropractic education in Brazil in countries such as Australia, United States and Mexico. She has served as the Clinical Education Department Chair, as well as the Community Based Clinical Education Director at SCUHS. She currently serves as the Vice President for the Council of Chiropractic Education - Latin America (CCE-LA) and is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Chiropractic Education.

Awards & Honors

  • Academic Excellence Award – Anhembi Morumbi University
  • Laureate International Universities (Sao Paulo – Brazil)
  • 1st place winner (Best instructor of the year, 2012).

Selected Publications

  • FACCHINATO, A. P. A.; DUPRAT, ANDRÉ DE CAMPOS; SILVA, MARTA ANDRADA E; Bracher,
  • Eduardo Sawaya Botelho; BENEDICTO, CAMILA DE CARVALHO; LUZ, VICTOR BOTTA COLANGELO; NOGUEIRA, MARUAN NOGUEIRA; FONSECA, BEATRIZ SUSTER GOMES. Effect of Spinal Manipulative Therapy on the Singing Voice. Journal of Voice, v. 29, p. 645.e33-645.e39, 2015
  • FACCHINATO, A. P. A.; BENEDICTO, CAMILA C.; MORA, ALINE G.; CABRAL, DAYANE M.C.;
  • FAGUNDES, DJALMA J. . Clinical competency evaluation of Brazilian chiropractic interns.
  • Journal of Chiropractic Education, v. 00, 2015.
  • BRACHER, E.S.B.; BENEDICTO, C.C.; FACCHINATO, A.P.A. Quiropraxia. Revista de Medicina (São Paulo. Online), v. 92, p. 173-182, 2013.
  • FAGUNDES & COLS (2013). Chiropractic: Diagnostic and Treatment of the Upper Limb. Grupo
  • Gen.

Selected Presentations

  • FACCHINATO, A. P. A.; BENEDICTO C C; CABRAL, D M C; FAGUNDES D J. The Objective Structured Clinical Examination applied to last year Chiropractic students before and after six months of professional practice. In: WFC/ACC/CCIAP Educational Conference, 2012, Perth. Proceedings for a conference on Translating Evidence into Practice, 2012. v. 1. p. i-167
  • BUMERAD M C P; FAGUNDES D J; FACCHINATO, A. P. A.; FERNANDES, A. L.; DANIEL DUENHAS. Elaboration of a series of Practical Handbook Guides about evaluation and Chiropractic treatment of musculoskeletal conditions in Portuguese language. In: WFC/ACC/CCIAP Educational Conference, 2012, Perth. Proceedings for a conference on Translating Evidence into Practice, 2012. v. 1. p. i-167
  • KIM C H, ALMEIDA M D C, BRACHER E S B, FACCHINATO, A. P. A., FAGUNDES D J. A survey on the performance of chiropractors graduated from Brazilian universities in the role of practice managers. In: WFC’s 11th BIENNIAL CONGRESS, 2011, RIO DE JANEIRO.
  • PAREJA, C S, FRANCO, M M, FACCHINATO, A. P. A., SANTOS, E C, FAGUNDES D J. Analysis of peak expiratory flow in musicians of a military band before and after spinal manipulative therapy. In: WFC’s 11th BIENNIAL CONGRESS, 2011, RIO DE JANEIRO.
  • FACCHINATO, A. P. A., BRACHER T C S B, ANDRADA E SILVA, M.A, DUPRAT A A, BENEDICTO C C. Subjective and objective analysis of the singing voice before and after chiropractic manipulation. In: WFC’s 11th BIENNIAL CONGRESS, 2011, RIO DE JANEIRO.
  • ELUF S Q, FAGUNDES D J, FACCHINATO, A. P. A. The objective structured clinical examination applied to chiropractic students before the internship and after six months of professional practice. In: WFC’s 11th BIENNIAL CONGRESS, 2011, RIO DE JANEIRO.
  • ELUF S Q, FAGUNDES D J, FACCHINATO, A. P. A. The role of body symmetry in patients with low back pain, herniated discs.. In: WFC’s 11th BIENNIAL CONGRESS, 2011, RIO DE JANEIRO
  • FACCHINATO, A. P. A.; BRACHER E S B; ANDRADA E SILVA, M.A; DUPRAT A A; BENEDICTO C C; SUSTER B; LUZ V B C; NOGUEIRA M N. Subjective And Objective Analysis Of The Singing Voice Before And After Chiropractic Manipulation. In: ACC-RAC Conference, 2010, Las Vegas, NV. The Journal Of Chiropractic Education. Brooklandville: Data Trace Publishing Company, 2010. v. 24. p. 1-144.
  • KIM C H ; ALMEIDA M D C ; BRACHER E S B ; FACCHINATO, A. P. A. ; FAGUNDES D J . A Survey On The Performance Of Chiropractors Graduated From Brazilian Universities In The Role Of Practice Managers. In: ACC-RAC Conference, 2010, Las Vegas, NV. The Journal Of Chiropractic Education. Brooklandville: Data Trace Publishing Company, 2010. v. 24. p. 1-144.
  • FACCHINATO, A. P. A.; BENEDICTO C; QUILICI, A P; GIAVAROTTI, L. The Objective Structured Clinical Examination Applied To Chiropractic Students Before The Internship And After Six Months Of Professional Practice. 2010. (Platform Presentation at WFC / CECE / ACC Conference On Clinical Training In Chiropractic Education: Meeting The Demands Of A New Era).

Current Activities

  • Vice President, Council of Chiropractic Education – Latin America (actual)
  • FICS Education Commission (2013 – actual)
  • Journal of Chiropractic Education Editorial Board Member (2011-actual)
  • Brazilian Journal of Chiropractic Editorial Board Member (2010-actual)
  • FLAQ Education Commission Editorial Board Member (2012-actual)
  • American Chiropractic Association, Brazilian Chiropractic Association

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