Faculty and Staff

Our team’s academic, clinical, business, and leadership experience expertly guide students on their journey.

Dennis Short, DC

Associate Vice President of Chiropractic Education


Dr. Short earned his Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree from Palmer College of Chiropractic, where he found his calling at the intersection of human anatomy, neurology and natural healing. After graduation, he moved to South America to treat the indigenous people in the highlands of Peru before eventually moving back to the United States and opening a chiropractic practice with his wife in Danville, Ky. After 20 years of practice, they now own, manage and lead Bluegrass Chiro, which is the largest chiropractic organization in Kentucky with 13 locations.

In his book, The Ultimate Chiropractic Practice, Short builds upon his decades of experience by offering practical tips for running a successful chiropractic office, advice about how to effectively manage patients, and suggestions for how to become a better leader.

As Associate Vice President of Chiropractic Education at Campbellsville University, Short has been instrumental in building and shaping a new model for chiropractic education. He looks forward to sharing his passions for healing patients and running a successful business with future leaders in the chiropractic profession.

Trevor Foshang, DC, DACBR

Dean of Chiropractic Education


Dr. Foshang joined Campbellsville University in January 2021 as Dean of Chiropractic Education. He has been instrumental in establishing the first and only School of Chiropractic in Kentucky, drawing upon his decades of combined experience in clinical, classroom and boardroom settings.

Foshang completed an honors bachelor of kinesiology and sports medicine degree (HBKin) from Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. He then earned his Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) degree from Logan University and completed a Radiology Residency and board certification at Parker University.

Prior to his appointment at Campbellsville, Foshang served on the Council of Chiropractic Education, as the Dean of the College of Chiropractic at Northwestern Health Sciences University, and as the President of the American Chiropractic College of Radiology. He also brings to Campbellsville significant experience in radiology consulting, curricular program design, accreditation, and teaching.

Erica Callahan, DC, MSACN

Professor of Clinical Nutrition & Biochemistry


After earning a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biochemistry from Roberts Wesleyan College, in Rochester, New York, Dr. Callahan knew she wanted to understand more about the intricate design and inner workings of the human body, especially in relation to natural health care. She went on to earn her Doctor of Chiropractic Degree (DC) and Masters in Applied Clinical Nutrition (MSACN) degree from New York Chiropractic College.

As a clinical faculty member and associate professor at Northeast College of Health Sciences (formerly New York Chiropractic College), she has over a decade of experience teaching chiropractic students about natural health care, including assessment, diagnosis, and management for the chiropractic and nutrition patient. She joined Campbellsville University in September 2021 as the Professor of Clinical Nutrition and Biochemistry.

Dr. Callahan’s passion is to teach students and patients how to fully understand the biochemical and physiological basis of cellular and organ system interactions – both in health and disease – and show how lifestyle choices can promote optimal health.

Lindsey Cochran

Director of Chiropractic Enrollment


Lindsey Cochran leads the recruitment, marketing, enrollment, and retention efforts for the School of Chiropractic.

Previously, she served as an enrollment specialist for more than three years at CU Harrodsburg, where she helped guide students and their families through the admissions process.

Cochran earned her bachelor’s degree in social work from the main campus of Campbellsville University in 2015 and is pursuing a Master of Theology at the university.