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2017-2018

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members

Alissa Rhode, Jessica Walz, Rebecca Carson

 

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator

Rebecca Carson

 

SVSU Faculty Association Mentor Scholarship

Bogner L, Berry DC. Cost effectiveness and efficacy of 4 cleaning methods in a D-II collegiate athletes’ weight room. Faculty Association Scholarship, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI. Funded: $1500.00.

 

Aboussleman B, Berry DC. Effects of pulse rate on land compared to aquatic exercise environment under difference conditions. Faculty Association Scholarship, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI. Funded: $2000.00.

 

Walz J, Berry DC. An evaluation of infographics relating to blood loss on Pinterest: a content analysis. Faculty Association Scholarship, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI. Funded: $2000.00.

 

SVSU Braun Award for Writing Excellence

Braun Writing Award

Rhode AC, Lavelle LM, Berry DC. The efficacy of rebound diathermy as a thermal heating agent: a critically appraised topic.

Presentations

Aboussleman BG, Deangelis G, Karson N, Berry DC. The effects of Aquatic treadmill training compared to land-based treadmill training on cardiorespiratory function in patients with chronic diseases: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

Hengy A, McKeighan M, Chaulk T, Berry DC. Aquatic exercise/therapy versus land-based exercise/therapy, when treating adults with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

McKeighan M, Berry DC. Critically Appraised Paper reviewing “Patient-Education on Health Status in Individuals with Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial” by Taglietti M, Facci LM, Trelha CS, et al. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

 

Wilke AM, Wilke ML, Berry DC. Critically Appraised Paper reviewing “Comparing Aquastretch with Supervised Land-Based Stretching for Chronic Lower Back Pain” by Keane. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

 

Wilke ML, Wilke AM, Hafner JK, Berry DC. The effects of aquatic exercise therapy in the management of fibromyalgia in women: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

 

Karson N, Berry DC. Critically Appraised Paper reviewing “Aquatic Myofascial Release Applied After High Intensity Exercise Increases Flexibility and Decreases Pain” Costa Lêdo, et al. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

 

Teets A, Rhode A, Berry DC, Pollard-McGrandy A. Anthropometric and somatotype characteristics among adolescent males participating in sanctioned soccer organizations: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association, New Orleans, LA.

 

Rhode AC, Lavelle LM, Berry DC. The efficacy of rebound diathermy As a thermal heating agent: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Teets A, Rhode A, Berry DC, Pollard-McGrandy A. Anthropometric and somatotype characteristics among adolescent males participating in sanctioned soccer organizations: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Aboussleman BG, Deangelis G, Karson N, Berry DC. The effects of aquatic treadmill training compared to land-based treadmill training on cardiorespiratory function in patients with chronic diseases: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Liedel BM, Bogner LR, Berry DC, Pollard-McGrandy A. Optimal therapeutic interventions administered by athletic trainers in the management of plantar fasciitis pain: a systematic review. Free and oral communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Christie CM, Bell RA, Nicolai MA, Berry DC. The effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (tens) on postoperative pain and analgesic usage: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Westdorp CM, Stier AM, Wood SJ, Berry DC. the effects of aquatic therapy and training interventions on balance in adults with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Schiemann KN, Walz JL, Berry DC. The effects of custom-made orthotics on chronic low back pain and function in active adults: a systematic review. Free and oral communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Bell RA, Nicolai MA, Berry DC. The ability to reach American Heart Association (aha) guidelines for chest compression depth, chest compression rate, and chest compression fraction in kinesiology students. Free and oral communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Carson R, Christie C, Berry DC, Pollard-McGrandy the influence of leg dominance or preference on muscle imbalances and bilateral asymmetries: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

2016-2017

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members
Kaitlyn Pitre, Alissa Rhode

 

SVSU Faculty Association Mentor Scholarship

Teets A, Berry DC. Among female adults and children who play soccer and lacrosse [recreational and club], what anthropometric and physical characteristics are necessary to participate in the sport?” Faculty Association Scholarship, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI. Funded: $1500.00.

 

Carson R, Berry DC. “Does improvement of the nondominant limb among collegiate athletes improve physical.” performance and decrease the risk of injury? Faculty Association Scholarship, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI. Funded: $1500.00.

 

Schieman K, Berry DC “Effects of Fastech® custom-made orthotics in reducing incidence rate of lower extremity injuries and pain in collegiate athletes.” Faculty Association Scholarship, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI. Funded: $1500.00.

 

SVSU Braun Award for Writing Excellence

Rhode AC, Westdorp C, Berry DC. The prevalence, risk, and rate of musculoskeletal injuries and sudden illness in marching band and color guard members: a critically appraised topic.

Presentations

Schiemann KN, Christie CM, Ford D, Berry DC. Effects of prophylactic ankle bracing/taping

compared to balance training in reducing the incidence of acute lateral ankle sprains in

adolescent athletes: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 68th

National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Houston, TX.

 

Forbes C, Peters N, Berry DC. Effects of protective headgear on neurocognitive function and

injury risk and  rate in soccer: a systematic review. Free communication poster

presentation,68th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium,

Houston, TX.

 

Bell R, Nicolai M, Anderson C, Berry DC, Kabay M. The association between chest compression

fraction to survival at discharge following out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest events: a

systematic review. Rapid fire presentation, 68th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual

Meeting & Symposium, Houston, TX.

 

Rhode A, Westdorp C, Berry DC. The prevalence, risk, and rate of musculoskeletal injuries and

sudden illnesses in marching band and color guard members: a systematic review. Rapid fire

presentation, 68th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium,

Houston, TX.

 

Carson R, Brown B, Oliver A, Berry DC. Effects of deep water running on cardiorespiratory function: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Prichard DJ, Minichiello N, Berry DC, Kabay M. Effects of ai chi therapy on balance and pain among patients suffering from chronic illnesses/disorders: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Bell, R, Nicolai, M, Anderson C, Berry DC, Kabay M. The association of chest compression fraction to survival at discharge following a sudden cardiac arrest event: a systematic review. Free oral communication speaker, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Rhode A, Westdorp C, Berry DC, Kabay M. The prevalence, risk, and rate of musculoskeletal injuries and sudden illness in marching band and color guard members: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Lavelle LM, Westdorp CM, Berry DC, Kabay M. Effects of halliwick aquatic therapy as an intervention for improving functional mobility in individuals with neurological disorders: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

Forbes CM, Peters NA, Berry DC. Effects of protective headgear on neurocognitive function and injury risk and rate in soccer: a critically appraised topic. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association, Wheeling, IL.

 

2015-2016

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members
Clayton Westdorp, Kaitlyn Pitre, Alissa Rhode

SVSU Faculty Association Mentor Scholarship
Riley Bell - Among Patients who are in Cardiac Arrest, does Minimization of Pauses in Chest Compressions for Cardiac Rhythm Analysis or Ventilation, Compared with Prolonged Pauses in Chest Compressions for Rhythm Analysis or Ventilations, Change Survival Rate?

Alissa Rhode-An In-depth Examination of Marching Band Injuries and Sudden Illness

SVSU Braun Award for Writing Excellence

2015-2016 - Alisha Rhode and Clyde Anderson. Effects of Aquatic and Land Plyometrics on Athletic Performance: A Systematic Review

Presentations

Prichard D, Minichiello N, Berry DC, Kabay M. Among patients suffering from chronic illnesses/disorders can Ai Chi therapy programs be used to improve/restore balance and decrease pain? Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

Westdorp CM, Stier AM, Wood SJ, Berry DC. Effects of aquatic therapy interventions on balance in adults with knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

Minichiello NP, Prichard DJ, Berry DC, Kabay, M. The effectiveness of deep water running on chronic low back pain in adults: systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

Webb H, Berry DC. Critically Appraised Paper Reviewing “Effects of aquatic exercise on flexibility, strength and aerobic fitness in adults with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee” by Wang, Belza, Thompson, Whitney, Bennett. Free communication poster and oralpresentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

Miela N, Berry DC. Critically Appraised Paper Reviewing “Immediate Changes in Spinal Heights and Pain After Aquatic Vertical Traction in Patients With Persistent Low Back Symptoms: A Crossover Clinical Trial” by Simmerman, et al. Free communicationposter and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.

Rhodes A, Anderson C, Berry DC. Critically Appraised Paper Reviewing “Cardiorespiratory Responses During Underwater and Land Treadmill Exercise in Athletes” by Brubaker, Ozemek, Gonzalez, Wiley, and Collins. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Athletic Therapy and Rehabilitation International Aquatic Therapy Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL.  

Bell RA, Krugh TC, Tolbert DL, Berry DC. The effectiveness of Kinesio® tape as a therapeutic intervention for pain management: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Thomas KM, Berry DC, Kabay M. Meeting time sensitive sudden cardiac arrest treatment recommendations across three different sports seasons in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region high schools. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Terry K, Decker K, Berry DC. Correlations between somatotype, player positioning, and risk of injury among adolescent and adult soccer players: a critically appraised topics. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Schiemann KN, Christie CM, Ford DC, Berry DC. The effects of prophylactic ankle bracing/taping compared to balance training in reducing the incidence of acute lateral ankle sprains: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Moyers EA, Hughes AS, Berry DC. Diagnostic performance and educational utility of anterior cruciate ligament provocative tests: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Rhode AC, Anderson CE, Berry DC. Effects of aquatic and land plyometrics on athletic performance: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL. 

2014-2015

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members

Emily Moyers, Mitchell Irwin, Julia Jamrog, Joshua Wenzlaff, Tyler Truxton

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship
Paige N. Mielke

Graduate School Acceptance
Ashley Alexander (2012) – Ohio University – PhD in Curriculum and Instruction 
Paige Mielke – Ohio University – MS in Athletic Training 
Tyler Truxton – Central Michigan University – Athletic Training Graduate Assistant 
Josh Wenzlaff – University of Michigan, Flint – Doctorate in Physical Therapy.

SVSU Faculty Association Mentor Scholarship
Paige Mielke - The effects of one- and two-person BVM Ventilations Compared to Resuscitation Masks in Healthcare and Pre-Hospital Care Providers: A Systematic Review.

Josh Wenzlaff - Intra and Intertester Reliability of the Dr.Goniomter Paid Application at the Elbow Joint Using an iPad 2

Study Abroad
Emily Moyers - China
Shaun Hughes - Chin

SVSU Braun Award for Writing Excellence

ClaytonWestdorp and Cody Forbes - The Effects of Therapeutic Interventions Administered by Athletic Trainers in the Management of Patellar Tendinopathy in Adults: A Systematic Review.

Publications

Terry KM, Decker KR, Berry DC. The influence of creatine, carbohydrate, and creatine+carbohydrate supplementation on anaerobic activity in adolescent athletes: a systemic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

LaDrigue M, Kerbelis S, Berry DC. The effects of instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization compared to foam rolling to increase range of motion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Truxton TT, Wenzlaff JD, Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC, Kabay M. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniometer app to assess wrist flexion and extension joint motion using an iPad 2. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC, Kabay M. Intra and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter paid application at the elbow joint using an iPad 2. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Westdorp CM, Forbes CM, Berry DC, Kabay MR. The effects of therapeutic interventions administered by athletic trainers in the management of patellar tendinopathy in adults: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Sanger KP, Mielke PN, Berry DC. Emergency preparedness and training of Athletic Trainers in United States High Schools and Colleges/Universities: a descriptive study. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Mielke PN, Danielson EF, Turner AK, Berry DC. The effects of one- and two-person BVM ventilations compared to resuscitation masks in healthcare and pre-Hospital care providers: a systematic review. Free communication poster and oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Miela NR, Gutierrez AJ, Berry DC. The effects of early sports specialization on youth and adolescent athletes: a systematic review. Free communication poster  and oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2013-14

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members

Alana Ranucci , Lindsey Griffes, Joshua Wenzlaff

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator
Rachel Katch

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship
Alana Ranucci

SVSU Faculty Association Mentor Scholarship
Rachel Katch - Effectiveness of Four-Decontamination Techniques on Bacterial Growth on CPR Manikins After Use in a CPR Course

SVSU Braun Award for Writing Excellence
Nicole Miela, Julia Jamrog, Mitchell Irwin - The Influence of Pitch Count andType on Elbow and Shoulder Injuries in Adolescent Baseball Pitchers: A Systematic Review.

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Scholarship 
Rachel Katch

Publications

Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus the Dr.Goniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring elbow flexion and extension motion.  Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-233. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension motion. Journal of Athletic Training.2014;49(3-Supplement):S-232. Available at:http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Katch RK, Miela NR, O’Brien SM, Masters SD, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of four-decontamination techniques on bacterial growth on CPR manikins after use in a CPR course. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-158. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan high schools. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-130. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter iPhone/iPad app at the knee joint. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S243-344. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Leavitt JL, Westerman G, Berry DC, Brooks EKLower leg hemihypertrophy secondary to a venous malformation in a high school multi-sport athlete: a case report. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S267-268. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Adkins AD, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC. The effects of a long spine board vs. vacuum mattress on patient comfort and cervical spine stability: a systematic review. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-157. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Wilson B, Slater J, Gorham A, Berry DC. The effects of chocolate milk on time-to-exhaustion in endurance athletes: a systematic review. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-192. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Presentations

Waterstraut K, Neuenfeldt E, Peters N, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of kinesio tape on patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Slater J, Katch RK, Berry DC, Brooks EK: Current knowledge of nurses regarding prevention, recognition, and management strategies of exertional heat illness in Guangdong Province, China. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Adkins AD, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC. The effects of a long spine board vs. vacuum mattress on patient comfort and cervical spine stability: A systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus the Dr.Goniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Griffes LS, Mielke PN, Berry DC. Emergency preparedness in Michigan’s high schools and colleges/universities: a descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Hall KJ, Gutierrez A, Voss J, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effect of age on the number of days needed to return to neurocognitive baseline following a concussion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Hughes AS, Pollard-Mcgrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Moyers EA, Berry DC. Effectiveness of alternative goniometric devices to measure elbow and wrist range of motion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Katch RK, Miela NR, O’Brien SM, Masters SD, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of four-decontamination techniques on bacterial growth on CPR manikins after use in a CPR course. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Leavitt JL, Westerman G, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Lower leg hemihypertrophy secondary to a venous malformation in a high school multi-sport athlete: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

McLeod RL, Griffes LS, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of transfer techniques to minimize cervical spine motion in an acute cervical spine injured athlete: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan high schools. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Sanger DL, Sanger KP, Wilson BA, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Are community/recreational centers and aquatic facilities prepared for an emergency: a cross-sectional descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Truxton TT, Wenzlaff JD, Wood T, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Inter and intratester reliability of mobile phone based goniometry apps: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter iPhone/iPad app at the knee joint. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Wilson B, Slater J, Gorham A, Berry, DC, Brooks EK. The effects of chocolate milk on time-to-exhaustion in enduranceathletes: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Adkins AD, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC. The effects of a long spine board vs. vacuum mattress on patient comfort and cervical spine stability: A systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus the Dr.Goniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Griffes LS, Mielke PN, Berry DC. Emergency preparedness in Michigan’s high schools and colleges/universities: a descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Hall KJ, Gutierrez A, Voss J, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effect of age on the number of days needed to return to neurocognitive baseline following a concussion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Hughes AS, Pollard-Mcgrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Moyers EA, Berry DC  Effectiveness of alternative goniometric devices to measure elbow and wrist range of motion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Katch RK, Miela NR, O’Brien SM, Masters SD, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of four-decontamination techniques on bacterial growth on CPR manikins after use in a CPR course. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Leavitt JL, Westerman G, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Lower leg hemihypertrophy secondary to a venous malformation in a high school multi-sport athlete: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

McLeod RL, Griffes LS, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of transfer techniques to minimize cervical spine motion in an acute cervical spine injured athlete: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Miela NR, Jamrog JC, Irwin MT, Berry DC. The influence of pitch count and type on elbow and shoulder injuries in adolescent baseball pitchers: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Mielke PN, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC, Berry LM. Diagnosis and management of a surgically repaired hamstrings tendon rupture after a waterskiing accident: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan high schools. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Richardson TA, Thomas KM, Pechota EA, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of immobilization with rigid cervical immobilization collars in a prehospital setting: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Sanger DL, Sanger KP, Wilson BA, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Are community/recreational centers and aquatic facilities prepared for an emergency: a cross-sectional descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Truxton TT, Wenzlaff JD, Wood T, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Inter and intratester reliability of mobile phone based goniometry apps: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter iPhone/iPad app at the knee joint. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Wilson B, Slater J, Gorham A, Berry, DC, Brooks EK. The effects of chocolate milk on time-to-exhaustion in endurance athletes: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2012-13

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members
Kristen Brinker and Micah Huegel

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator 
Rachel Katch

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Scholarship 
Rachel Katch

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Booby Gunn Leadership Scholarship 
Rachel Katch

National Athletic Trainers’ Association Foundation Scholarship 
Rachel Katch

Saginaw Valley State University Roberts Fellowship 
Kristen Tomczyk

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship 
Kailah Happ

Publications

McLeod RL, Katch RK, Reinbold KE, Taylor ST, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of three-sanitation techniques on bacterial growth on athletic mouthguards after activity. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S242. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Tomczyk, KM, Eley DM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus DrGoniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring knee flexion and extension. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S-53. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Bennett CC, Eley DM, Berry DC. Reoccurring exertional rhabdomyolysis in a division II collegiate football athlete: a case report. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S24. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Eley DM, Tomczyk, KM, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure knee flexion and extension. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S52-S53.

Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Katch RK, Tomczyk K, Shinkle B, Berry DC. Students’ perspectives of leadership development. Athletic Training Education Journal. 2013;8(1-2): 23-28. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/08010223

Presentations

Alexander AM, Sanger DL, Kuzma MK, Berry DC. A descriptive analysis of emergency planning for traumatic and medical events in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region ice arenas. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Bennett CC, Eley DM, Berry DC. Reoccurring exertional rhabdomyolysis in a division II collegiate football athlete: a case report. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Eley DM, Tomczyk, KM, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure knee flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Griffes LS, Ranucci AC, Berry DC, Lowry J. Emergency medical equipment preparedness in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region high schools and university: a descriptive study. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Huegel, MW, Eley DM, Berry DC. The effects of Kinesio® tape on pain perception: a systematic review.Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Katch RK, Berry DC. Athletic training students learning styles, study habits, and BOC apprehensions: a descriptive analysis. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Lindner HN, Berry DC. Right brachial plexus paralysis following a routine SLAP repair in a collegiate tennis player: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

McLeod RL, Katch RK, Reinbold KE, Taylor ST, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of three-sanitation techniques on bacterial growth on athletic mouthguards after activity. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay region high school: a descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Tomczyk, KM, Eley DM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus DrGoniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring knee flexion and extension. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2011-2012

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members
Kristen Brinker and Micah Huegel

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator 
Rachel Katch

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship 
Maggie Davidson

Publications

Welser JA, Sanislo HN, Berry DC, Berry LM, Slater L. Diagnosis andmanagement of a lateral abdominal wall hematoma after a motorcycle accident: a case study.Journal of Athletic Training. 2012;47(3-Supplement), S-193-194.

Presentations

Cooper K, Berry DC, Ode JJ. Fall risk-prediction tools to predict high-risk patients in an outpatient rehabilitation setting: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting &

Symposium, St. Louis, IL.

Eley DM, Berry DC. The effects of Kinesio® tape on ankle proprioception: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, St. Louis, IL.

Welser JA, Sanislo HN, Berry DC, Berry LM, Slater L. Diagnosis and management of a lateral abdominal wall hematoma after a motorcycle accident: a case study.Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual

Meeting & Symposium, St. Louis, IL.

Cooper K, Berry DC, Ode JJ. Fall risk-prediction tools to predict high-risk patients in an outpatient rehabilitation setting: a systematic review. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Eley DM, Berry DC. The effects of Kinesio® tape on ankle proprioception: a systematic review. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Welser JA, Sanislo HN, Berry DC, Berry LM, Slater L. Diagnosis and management of a lateral abdominal wall hematoma after a motorcycle accident: a case study. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2010-2011

Awards and Honors

2011 Professional Baseball Athletic Trainer Association Scholarship Winner 
Jenifer Shoultz

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship 
Jenifer Shoultz

Publications

Potter TA, Berry DC. Idiopathic sixth cranial nerve palsy in a female collegiate softball Player: a case report. Journal of Athletic Training. 2011;46(3-Supplement), S-178.

Presentations

Potter TA, Berry DC. Idiopathic sixth cranial nerve palsy in a female collegiate softball player: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, New Orleans, LA.

 

 

BOC Pass Rate Table

 BOC Pass Rate Table 

Year

2011-12Δ

2012-13Ω

2013-2014*

2014-2015#

2015-2016#

3-year totals

Number of students graduating from program.

10

8

10

10

14

34

Number of students graduating from program who took examination.

9**

8

9**

10

13

32

Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt.

6

6

8

9

11

28

Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt.

67%

75%

89%

90%

85%

88%

Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts.

9

7

8

9

12

29

Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts.

100%#

88%#

89%#

90%

92%

91%

 

Δ New clinical education requirements were initiated

Ω New 4-year curriculum was established for all incoming students.

** Students have decided not to for or re-sit for the certification exam- pursing additional education or careers.

# Students are still currently sitting for their exam, thus this data is continuing to change

* New test preparation materials were instituted.