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Research Round-Up Information provided by Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHES, dean of research
u Grant Awards Since September 2013, Logan has earned $788,000 in research grants. Research studies in progress include: Measurement of Stress-Related Symptoms in a Sample of Chiropractic College Students. Standard Process. Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHES; S. Arscott; T. Malstrom Rapid Response Resource Center. Michigan Chiropractic Association through the Council on Chiropractic Guidelines and Practices Parameters. Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHE; Martha Kaeser, DC, MA; Sheryl Walters, MLS Chiropractic Care and a Specific Regimen of Nutritional Supplementation for Patients with Acute Ankle Sprain: a Multisite Randomized Controlled Trial. Standard Process. Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHES; Dennis Enix, DC, MBA; Conrad Woolsey, PhD, CHES, CC-AASP; Harrison Ndetan, MSc, MPH, DrPH; Clinton Daniels, DC, MS; Jay Greenstein, DC, CCSP Distance Education OnLine Intervention for Evidence Based Practice Literacy. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Michael Schneider, DC, PhD; Gregory Cramer, DC, PhD; Roni Evans, DC, MS; Mitchell Haas, DC, MA; Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHES; Matthew Leach, RN, PhD, ND; Cynthia Long, PhD; L Terhorst (U Pittsburgh) St. Louis University Gateway Geriatric Education Center. U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration. Robert Morley, MD (SLU); Rodger Tepe, PhD
u Publications A total of 26 faculty submissions were published between September 2013 and April 2014. Norman Kettner, DC, DACBR, FICC, was an author on 10 of them. Additional faculty and staff authors include: Patrick Battaglia, DC; Katharine Conable, DC, MApS; Clinton Daniels, DC, MS; Dennis Enix, DC, MBA; Jordan Gliedt, DC; Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHES; Brad Hough, PhD; Mozzamil Hussain, PhD; Martha Kaeser, DC, MA; Yumi Maeda, DDS, PhD; Angela McCall, PhD; Vitaly Napadow, PhD; Rodger Tepe, PhD; Aaron Welk, DC; Brett Winchester, DC; Conrad Woolsey, PhD, CHES, CC-AASP; and Alicia Yochum, DC, RN
u 2014 ACC-RAC Logan University faculty and staff members represented a total of 19 submissions (11 platform presentations, seven contributed posters and one workshop) at this year’s joint meeting of the Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC) and Research Agenda Conference (RAC) held March 20-23 in Orlando, Fla. ACC-RAC gathers distinguished and international members of the chiropractic academic and research community to share topics highly relevant to profession. This year’s theme was “Aiming for effective change: Leadership in chiropractic, education, research and clinical practice.” Three time ACC-RAC award winner Rodger Tepe, PhD, received another “best paper” award with co-author Chabha Tepe, MA, MLS, entitled, Development and Ppsychometric Evaluation of an Information Literacy Self-Efficacy Survey and an Information Literacy Knowledge Test. Additional submissions included the following: PLATFORM SESSIONS Tactile Discrimination and Adaptation Reflect Reorganization of Primary Somatosensory Cortex in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Norman Kettner DC, DACBR, FICC; Yumi Maeda DDS, PhD; Jameson Holden, Jieun Kim, Stephen Cina, Cristina Malatesta, Alexandra Libby, Leslie Morse, Kyungmo Park, Joseph Audette, Mark Tommerdahl, Vitaly Napadow, PhD The Relationship Between Test Anxiety and Grade Point Average in Chiropractic College Students Rodger Tepe, PhD; Jesse Politowski; Megan Porter; Ashley Ingino; Seth Gerlach Didactic Versus Problem Based Learning: Is There a Difference in Student Knowledge Retention? Martha Kaeser, DC, MA; Jeffrey Kamper, DC; Cheryl Hawk, DC, PhD, CHES A Biomechanical Study of the Posterior Disc Region at Lower Lumbar Disc Levels Mozammil Hussain, PhD; Kiran Kanwar, Christopher DeGeer Biomechanics of Osteoarthritic Cartilage in the Sacroiliac Joint Dennis Enix, DC, MBA; Douglas Smith Sonographic Evaluation of the Normal Ulnar Nerve in Guyon’s Tunnel: Data on Cross-Sectional Area Andanthropometric Measurements Kenneth Reckelhoff, DC; Norman Kettner, DC, DACBR, FICC; Daniel Haun, DC, DACBR; Martha Kaeser, DC, MA; Jinpu Li, MD, DC, Dipl.Ac.
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