Jimmy Nanda, DC
International Regional Director
Amit (Jimmy) Nanda, DC, was the founding member and the first President of the Indian Association of Chiropractic Doctors (IACD) and elected to be Chairman of the board of IACD. In addition to this historical achievement for the country of India, the Life Chiropractic College West Board of Regents had unanimously elected Dr. Amit (Jimmy) Nanda as its new Chairman in Nov 2016. Dr. Nanda has served on the Life West board since 2014 and was the Chair of the Governance Committee since 2015 for his exemplary dedication and service to the future of healthcare. The election of Dr. Nanda, is especially notable since he was elected as the first Chiropractic College/University Board Chair of Indian (Punjabi) origin. He has focused significantly on promoting diversity – including through his speaking tours and international seminars – for IACD and throughout the profession. Dr. Nanda was also the first ever elected Director of the International Chiropractic Association (ICA) of Indian Origin on April of 2017. Dr. Nanda was born and raised in Canada and currently resides in the city of Oakville, Ontario, in the Greater Toronto Area. Dr. Nanda is married to his loving wife, Navjot and has four beautiful children. His family roots are from Punjab, his parents immigrated to Canada in the early 1970’s.
The principles of giving, loving, doing and serving have been the bedrock of Dr. Nanda’s work. He has been involved in many mentoring programs such as anti-bullying and multicultural promotions for positive race relations. As a Doctor, he has offered free Chiropractic medical care to military and police families and to those that could not afford care.
“I believe it is important that we use our success to help others. Chiropractic Doctors offer such a powerful option to people in need. I care about building bridges between communities and in healthcare with different disciplines,” explains Dr. Nanda.