CHP Awards, Publications & Presentations

Academic Year 2016 - 2018

Publications, and Presentations - as reported by Faculty of the College of Health Professions

Publications | for complete listing, visit Digital Commons

Athletic Training

Diakogeorgiou, E., Cotter, J. J., Clines, S. H., & Jusino, D. L. (2017). Emergency medical services personnel's perceptions of the roles and responsibilities of athletic trainers during on-field Injury management. Athletic Training and Sports Health Care. Available On Line.

Miyashita, T. L., Diakogeorgiou, E., & Marrie, K. (2017). Correlation of head impacts to change in balance error scoring system scores in division I men’s lacrosse players. Sports Health, doi. 10.1177/194173816685306. Available On Line.

Miyashita, T., Diakogeorgiou, E., Marrie, K., & Danaher, R. (2016). Frequency and location of head impacts in division I men's lacrosse players. Athletic Training and Sports Health Care8(5), 202-208.

Miyashita, T. L., Diakogeorgiou, E., & VanderVegt, C. (2016). Gender differences in concussion reporting among high school athletes. Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach8(4), 359-363.

Exercise Science

*Banoff  KM, Milner K, Rimar J, Greer AE, Canavan ME. (2016). Assessment of a novel tool for identifying hospitalized heart failure patients at risk for 30-day readmission, longer length of stay and high cost. Nursing Economics, 34(4), 172-181.

*Greer BK, Edsall KM, Greer AE. (2016). Reliability of BOD POD Measurements Remain High Following a Short Duration Low-Carbohydrate Diet. International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 26, 145-149.

Greer, B., Young, P., Thompson, B., Rickert, B., and Moran, M.  Direction of unloading influence on running metabolic demand and rate of perceived exertion in a positive-pressure treadmill.  Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.  In Press.

Marcello, R., Greer, B., and Greer, A. Acute effects of plyometric and resistance training on running economy in trained runners. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31:2432-2437.

Bjerke, W. (2017). Infection Prevention Strategies in Cardiac Rehabilitation [1]—A Behavioral Intervention for Patients [2]. Health9(09), 1273.

Ronai, P. Do It Right: “Pull-ups”. ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal 20(2):24-27, 2016.

Kell, D., and Greer, B. (2016) Use of the Wattbike cycle ergometer for attenuation of bilateral pedaling asymmetry in trained cyclists.  Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research.  In Press.

Moran, M., Rickert, B., and Greer, B.  (2016) Tibial Acceleration and Spatiotemporal Mechanics in Distance Runners During Reduced Body Weight Conditions.  Journal of Sports Rehabilitation.  In Press.

Greer, B., Edsall, K., and Greer, A. (2016) Reliability of BOD POD measurements following a low-carbohydrate diet.  International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism.  26:145-149.

Morgan, K., Ellis, K., & Dudley, M. (2016, October). “Toothbrush fun.” Presented at the 9th Annual Oklahoma Service Learning Conference, El Reno, OK.

Ronai, P.Do it Right: The Barbell Row Exercise”. ACSM'S Health & Fitness Journal. 21(2):25-28, March/April 2017.

Ronai, P.Do it Right: The Power Snatch”. ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal. 2017;   21(4):28-34.

Ronai, P. “Do it Right: Prone Shoulder External Rotation from 90 Degrees of Abduction: The Prone Shoulder W”. ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal. 2017; 21(6).

Wing, C.& Stannard, AB. (2016). Pregnancy and Exercise Guidelines: Fifty Years Makes a Difference.  The American College of Sports Medicine’s Health & Fitness Journal, 20, 4-6.

Occupational Therapy

Kuhaneck, H.M. & Watling, R (2018). Best Practices in Supporting Students with Autism.  In Gloria Frolek Clark (Ed.). Best Practices for Occupational Therapy in the Schools.

Kuhaneck, H.M., Spitzer, S. & Bodison, S. C. (2018). Efficacy of occupational therapy interventions to improve play outcomes in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A systematic review. Manuscript submitted to American Journal of Occupational Therapy.

Kuhaneck, H.M., & Kelleher, J. (2018). The Classroom Sensory Environment Assessment as an Educational Tool with Teachers. Manuscript submitted to Journal of Occupational Therapy in Schools and Early Intervention.

Watling, R., Kuhaneck, H.M., Parham, D.&  Schaaf, R. (2018).  Sensory Integration Practice Guidelines.  American Occupational Therapy Association.  Invited Manuscript submitted to AOTA.

Kuhaneck, H.M. & Luthman, M. (2018). Client-Centered Occupational Therapy for Individuals with ASD: Partnering with Families.  In R. Watling & S. Spitzer (Eds). Autism: A Comprehensive Occupational Therapy Approach (4thed.) Invited Chapter Submitted for Publication  

Kuhaneck, H.M.  (2018). Foundations and Complexities of ASD: Etiology. In R. Watling & S. Spitzer (Eds). Autism: A Comprehensive Occupational Therapy Approach (4thed.) Invited Chapter Submitted for Publication  

Bodison, S. C., Glennon, T. J., Reynolds, S., Kuhaneck, H.M., Watling, R., Pfeiffer, B., & Wilkinson, K. (2018).  Evaluating the effectiveness of occupational therapy interventions used in clinical settings to improve sensory processing and integration in children with developmental and behavioral disorders: A systematic review. Manuscript in preparation.

Kuhaneck, H.M., & Watling, R. (2018). Education and Coaching with Parents or Teachers to Support Function and Participation of Children and Youth with Challenges in Sensory Processing and Sensory Integration: A Systematic Review. AJOT, 72,(1)

Reynolds, S., Glennon, T.J., Ausderau, K., Bendixen, R., Kuhaneck, H.M., Pfeiffer, B., Watling, R., Wilkinson, K., & Bodison, S.C. (2017).  Using a Multifaceted Approach to Working with Children who have Differences in Sensory Processing and Integration, American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 71(2).

Reynolds, S.; Kuhaneck, H.M. & Pfeiffer, E. (2016). Effectiveness of Frequency Modulation (FM) to Improve Academic Performance in Children with Auditory Processing Difficulties: A Systematic Review. American Journal of Occupational Therapy 70, (1)

Reynolds, S., Glennon, T.J., Ausderau, K., Bendixen, R., Kuhaneck, H.M., Pfeiffer, B., Watling, R., Wilkinson, K., & Bodison, S.C. (2016).  Using a Multifaceted Approach to Working with Children who have Differences in Sensory Processing and Integration, American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 71(2).

Reynolds, S.; Kuhaneck, H.M. & Pfeiffer, E. (2016). Effectiveness of Frequency Modulation (FM) to Improve Academic Performance in Children with Auditory Processing Difficulties: A Systematic Review. American Journal of Occupational Therapy 70, (1)

Physical Therapy

Tudini, F., Chui, K., Grimes, J., Laufer, R., Kim, S., Yen, SC., Vaughan, V. Cervical Spine Manual Therapy for Aging and Older Adults.  Topics in Geriatric Rehab. 2016;32(2):88-105.

Yung, E., Cheongeun, O., Wong, M., Grimes, J., Barton, E., Ali, M., Cameron, D. The ImmediateCardiovascular Response to Joint Mobilization of the Neck - A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial in Pain-Free Adults. Musculoskeletal Science and Practice. 2017;28:71-78

Riley, S.P., Swanson B., Sawyer S.F., Brismée J.M. Is Research Quality in Orthopedic Manual Therapy Trials Stagnating? Reflections and Pathways for Improving Research Quality and Advance Our Profession. J Man Manip Ther. 2016;24(5):239-240.

Riley, S.P., Brismée, J.M., Swanson, B.T., and Sawyer, S. A Systematic Review of the Quality in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Randomized Clinical Trials. J Man Manip Ther. 2016;24(5):241-252.

Riley S.P, Swanson B., Sawyer SF., Brismée J.M. Is Research Quality in Orthopedic Manual Therapy Trials Stagnating? Reflections and Pathways for Improving Research Quality and Advance Our Profession. J Man Manip Ther. 2016;24(5):239-240.

Yamato, T., Maher, C., Saragiotto, B., Moseley, A., Hoffmann, T., Elkins, M., Petersen, S., Riley S.P., Brismée, J.M. Improving completeness and transparency of reporting in clinical trials using the template for intervention description and replication (TIDieR) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession. J Man Manip Ther. 2016;24(4):183-184.

Riley, S.P., Tafuto, V., and Brismée, J.M. Retrospective Analysis of Physical Therapy Utilization by the Specificity of the Diagnosis and Order Written on the Referral. Physiother Theory and Pract. 2016;32(6)3:461-467.

Swanson B.T., Riley, S.P., Leger R.R., Moss I.L., Cote M.P., and Carlos J.J. Manual Unloading Of The Lumbar Spine: Can It Identify Immediate Responders To Mechanical Traction In A Low Back Pain Population? A Study of Reliability and Predictive Criterion-Related Validity. J Man Manip Ther. 2016;24(2):53-61.

Riley, S.P., Covington, K., Landry, M.D., McCallum, C., Engelhard, C., Cook, C.E. Selectivity of physiotherapist programs in the United States does not differ by institutional funding source or research activity level. J Educ Eval Health Prof. 2016;13:1-5.

Kahn JH, Tappan R, Newman CP, Palma P, Romney W, Stultz ET, Tefertiller C, Weisbach CL. Outcome measure recommendations from the Spinal Cord Injury EDGE Task Force. Phys Ther. 2016;96:xxx–xxx. (published ahead of print).

Deutsch JE, Romney W, Manal TJ, and Reynolds, J. (2015) Validity and Usability of a professional association’s web-based knowledge translation portal: APTA PTNow.org, BMC Informatics and Decision Making.15: 79. Doi: 10.1186/s12911-015-0178-y.

Yung EY, Oh C, Wong MS, Grimes J, Barton EM, Ali MI, Cameron D. The Immediate Cardiovascular Response to Joint Mobilization of the Neck- A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial in Pain-Free Adults. Musculoskeletal Science and Practice (formerly “Manual Therapy” Journal). 2017 April; 28:71–78. https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1UZxA8nLVhV3zM

Yung EY, Wong MS. Clinical Bottom Line Commentary on "Six-Month Follow-Up of Supervised Spinal Stabilization Exercises for Low Back Pain in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2017 Jan;29(1):67. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27984473

Speech Language Pathology

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Danzak, R. L. (2017). Chandra’s story: An adult education student journeys from fear to gratitude. The Qualitative Report, 22(5), 1227-1236. http://nsuworks.nova.edu/tqr/vol22/iss5/2/

Danzak, R. L. & Wilkinson, L. W. (2017). Finding Diego: A bilingual student integrates school, language, and identity. Journal of Latinos and Education, 16(1), 51-64, doi:10.1080/15348431.2016.1179188

Danzak, R. L., & Arfé, B. (2016). Globally minded text production: Bilingual, expository writing of Italian adolescents learning English. Topics in Language Disorders, 36(1), 35-51.

Simmons, E., Paul, R., & Shic, F. (2016). A mobile application to treat prosodic deficits in autism spectrum disorder and other communication impairments. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 46, 320-327.

Bishop DVM, Snowling MJ, Thompson PA, Greenhalgh T, ..Paul, R., & CATALISE consortium* (2016) CATALISE: A Multinational and Multidisciplinary Delphi Consensus Study. Identifying Language Impairments in Children. PLoS ONE 11(7): e0168066.

Bishop DV, Snowling MJ, Thompson PA, Greenhalgh T, ..Paul, R., & CATALISE-2 consortium*. (2017) CATALISE: a multinational and multidisciplinary Delphi consensus study of problems with language development. Phase 2. Terminology. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 58, 1068–1080.

Books and Chapters:

Simmons, E., & Paul, R. (2017). Disorders of communication. In A. Martin & M. Lewis (Eds.) Child and adolescent psychiatry: A comprehensive textbook- 5th Ed. ( pp. 451-460). Phila.: Lippincott, Williams & Williams.

Grimes, J., Cameron, D., DeNoyelles, J. Shoulder Rehabilitation. In: C Lewis, K Chui, D Gray, G Huber (Eds.) Physical Therapy for the Older Adult: An Evidence Based Approach to Examination and Intervention. 1st ed. Wolters Kluwer Health. 2017.

Tudini, F., Grimes, J., Gans, M., Chui, K. Cervical Spine Rehabilitation. In: C Lewis, K Chui, D Gray, G Huber (Eds.) Physical Therapy for the Older Adult: An Evidence Based Approach to Examination and Intervention. 1st ed. Wolters Kluwer Health. 2017.

iPad/iPhone and Android Apps:

Wong M, LeMoine M, LeMoine, A, Yung E. "Clinical Pattern Recognition: Wrist and Hand Pain" app for iPad/iPhone and Android devices. Released to the Apple Store on 12/10/2016. It is based on the APTA Orthopaedic Section Wrist and Hand Pain Clinical Practice Guidelines.

Wong M, LeMoine M, LeMoine, A, Yung E. "Clinical Pattern Recognition: Elbow Pain" app for iPad/iPhone and Android devices. Released to the Apple Store on 12/10/2016. It is based on the APTA Orthopaedic Section Elbow Pain Clinical Practice Guidelines.

Wong M, LeMoine M, LeMoine, A, Yung E. "Clinical Pattern Recognition: Shoulder Pain" app for iPad/iPhone and Android devices. Released to the Apple Store on 2/26/2016. It is based on the APTA Orthopaedic Section Shoulder Pain Clinical Practice Guidelines.

Wong M, LeMoine M, LeMoine, A, Yung E. "Clinical Pattern Recognition: Neck and Upper Back Pain" app for iPad/iPhone and Android devices. Released to the Apple Store on 1/25/2016. It is based on the APTA Orthopaedic Section Neck and Upper Back Pain Clinical Practice Guidelines.

Presentations | for complete listing, visit Digital Commons

Athletic Training

Miyashita, T., & Diakogeorgiou, E. (2017). Change in concussion measures in division I men’s lacrosse players who did not report a concussion. Br J Sports Med51(11), A47-A47. Poster Presentation – Concussion in Sport: International Conference in Berlin, Germany.

Diakogeorgiou, E & Cotter J. (2016).  Emergency Medical Services Personnel's Perceptions of the Roles and Responsibilities of Athletic Trainers During On-field Injury Management. Presentation – New York Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Symposium.

Diakogeorgiou, E., Cotter, J. J., Clines, S. H., & Jusino, D. L. (2016). Emergency Medical Services Personnel's Perceptions of the Roles and Responsibilities of Athletic Trainers During On-field Injury Management. Poster Presentation – National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Symposium.

Miyashita, T., & Diakogeorgiou, E. (2016).  The impact of a competitive lacrosse season on BESS scores in athletes who did not reportedly sustain a concussion. Journal of Athletic Training. 51(6):S36-S37. Poster Presentation – Eastern Athletic Trainers’ Association.

Exercise Science

*Marcello R., Greer BK., Greer AE. Plyometric and resistance training do not effect running economy for up to 24 hours.  American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Boston, MA. May 31-June 4, 2016.

*Greer AE, Castrogivanni B. Park use and physical activity among an economically and ethnically diverse sample of adults. American Academy of Health Behavior, February 21-24, 2016.

*Greer AE, Cross-Denny B, McCabe M, Castrogivanni B. Food Pantry Patrons Experiences Acquiring Food: Implications for Health Promotion. American Academy of Health Behavior, February 21-24, 2016.

*Greer AE, Castrogivanni B, Marcello R. (2017). Park Use and Physical Activity among Mostly Low-to-Middle Income, Minority Parents and their Children. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 14(2), 83-87.

*Greer AE, Cross-Denny B, McCabe M, Castrogivanni B. (2016). Food Pantry Patrons Experiences Acquiring Food: Implications for Health Promotion. Family & Community Health, 39(3), 199-206.

*Marcello R, Greer BK, Greer AE. (2017). Acute Effects of Plyometric and Resistance Training on Running Economy in Trained Runners. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31(9), 2432-2437.

Greer, B., and Szanto, M. (2017) Effect of sodium bicarbonate on figure skating performance. Presented at the National Strength and Conditioning Association Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV.

Marcello, R., Greer, B., and Greer, A. (2016) Acute effects of plyometric and resistance training on running economy in trained runners. Presented at the Coaching and Sports Science College Conference. Johnson City, TN.

Young, P., Thompson, B., Greer, B., Rickert, B., and Moran, M. (2016) Impact of direction of unloading influence on template RPE. Presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology. Phoenix, AZ.

Brodsky, M., Bjerke, W (2016). Protocol Development and Feasibility Study of Group Stretching Exercise Programs for Chronic Low Back Pain. Presented at the International Congress of Integrative Medicine and Health. Las Vegas, NV.

Bjerke, W. (2016). Promoting Integrative Medicine in Higher Education Allied Health Courses. Presented at the International Congress of Integrative Medicine and Health. Las Vegas, NV.

McClean, E., Bjerke, W. (2016). Implications of Using the Beck Depression Inventory in Cardiac Rehabilitation. Presented at the New England College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, Providence, RI.

Bjerke, W., Argondezzi, T., Latham, K., Callahan, T. (2017). Outcomes of the Fit Kids Program in CT. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting, 2017, Denver, CO.

Bjerke, W., Lisk, E., McClean E., (2017). Psychosocial Assessments in Cardiac Rehabilitation. Presented at the American Association of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Annual Meeting, 2017, Charleston, SC.

Greer, B., Fortini, L., and Marcello, R. (2016) Dynamic compression boots fail to improve indices of short-term recovery.  Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting.  Boston, MA.

Marcello, R., Greer, B., and Greer, A. (2016) Plyometric and resistance training do not inhibit running economy for up to 24 hours.  Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting.  Boston, MA.                                                                                                                                   

Greer, B.  (2015)  “A Gluten-Free, All-Natural, Free-Range Tutorial: Helping Clients Decode Food Package Labeling.”  New England American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Providence, RI.

Ronai P, Faigenbaum A, and Thompson C. Pre-conference Symposium: Resistance Training Throughout the Lifespan. Program Recommendations during Middle Adulthood. American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) 21st Annual Health & Fitness Summit & Exposition.  April 6, 2017. San Diego CA.

Ronai P. "Injuries, Aches and Pains". American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) 21st Annual Health & Fitness Summit & Exposition. April 8 and April 9, 2017. San Diego CA.

Headley S and Ronai P.“Colloquium CEPA: Updates & Resources for the Clinical Exercise Physiologist. New England Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (NEACSM) Annual Fall Conference. Providence, RI, October 18, 2017.

"Injuries, Aches and Pains". New England Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine (NEACSM) Annual Fall Conference. Providence, RI, October 19, 2017.

Ronai, P., “Pre-conference Workshop/Seminar. Exercise Programming for Older Adults: Assessment, Program Design, and Special Considerations. ACSM’s 20th Annual Health & Fitness Summit & Exposition. Orlando, FLA, March 29th, 2016.

Ronai, P., Workshop: It Hurts, But Can I Still Workout?” Practical Tool Box of Strategies for Working with Injured Clients. ACSM’s 20th Annual Health & Fitness Summit & Exposition. Orlando, FLA, March 30th, 2016.

Stannard, AB, Mudd LM, Pivarnik, JM, Kerver, J, Weatherspoon, L (2017). Factors Associated with Household and Job Physical Activity in Low-Income Pregnant Women: Ecological Perspective. Annual American College of Sports Medicine Meeting, Denver, CO.

Health Science

Gunther, C. & Samdperil, G. (2017).  Improving Health Outcomes for Culturally Diverse Populations through Cultural Competence Training. [Webinar]. Presented for the Society for Public Health Education’s Professional Development Series. Online.

Gunther, C. & Samdperil, G. (2017). Cultivating High Impact Practices for Cultural Awareness Competence. [Presentation]. Presented at the AAC&U Diversity, Learning, and Student Success Conference. Jacksonville, FL.

Gunther, C, Samdperil G, and Danzak R. (2017). Cultural Competence and Internationalization in the Classroom: An Interactive Workshop Designed to Improve Essential Skills. Partners of the Americas, Internationalization in the Americas. San Miguel Allende, Mexico.

Gardner, J., Gunther, C., Johnson, K., North, C., and Wetzel, E. (2018) Overcoming obstacles: Developing interdisciplinary undergraduate global health programs across institutional settings, Part II. Roundtable discussion at the AAC&U annual meeting, Washington, DC.

Cole, M and Gunther, C (in press). Cultural Competence and Global Health in J. Stewart and S. DeNisco (Eds), Role Development for the Nurse Practitioner. Burlington: Jones & Bartlett.

Occupational Therapy

Kuhaneck, H.M.,  April 2016: Speaker, Short Course, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.  (AOTA) Systematic Review on Occupational Therapy and Persons with Sensory Processing Disorders.

- Schoolers and Teens

Physical Therapy

Blanchard, Y. NBO Level II training for early intervention providers. Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, February 2016.

Blanchard, Y. Evidence-based reasoning. Husson University, March 2016.

Blanchard, Y. Kinésithérapie précoce de l’enfant vulnérable: Approche théorique et pratique en nord-américaine. VIIe Journée Régionale des Reseaux D’Aval. Guidel, France, March 2016.

Blanchard, Y. Newborn behavioral observations (Part 1): How babies communicate their desires for interaction and needs for support. Section on Pediatrics Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Blanchard, Y. Newborn behavioral observations (Part 2): Applying concepts of neurobehavioral observations in clinical practice with young infants. Section on Pediatrics Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Blanchard, Y. Relationship-based interventions and neurobehavioral observations with families of high-risk Infants. American Physical Therapy Association NEXT Conference, National Harbor, MD.

Tudini, F., Chui, K., Grimes, J., Laufer, R., Kim, S., Yen, SC., Vaughan, V. Cervical Spine Manual Therapy for Aging and Older Adults.  Topics in Geriatric Rehab. 2016;32(2):88-105.

 “A Systematic Review of the Quality in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Randomized Clinical Trials.” Riley, S.P., Swanson, B.T., Brismée, J.M and Sawyer, S. American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists Conference. 10/29/2016.

“Considerations of practice strategies to drive neuroplasticity and optimize movement in patients post-stroke.” Wormley M, Romney W, Veneri D, Oberlander A. Connecticut Physical Therapy Association, October 15, 2016.

 "Physical therapists evaluation of gait speed among patients in a sub-acute rehabilitation hospital increased following a knowledge translation intervention.  Romney W, Deutsch J, Salbach N. Poster Presentation APTA Combined Sections Meeting. Anaheim, CA.

“Creation and validation of two questionnaires: Barriers and facilitators to evidence based practice and using standardized assessments.”  Romney W, Deutsch J.  Poster Presentation Connecticut Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference.

“Evidence based practice confidence upon entry to physical therapy school is related to previous research-related experience.” Romney W, Deutsch J, Perry S, & Salbach N. World Confederation of Physical Therapist World Congress, 2015. Singapore.

Educational session (2 hours). Yung E. Wong MS. Bell S. Samson JY.“ Advanced Cervico-Thoracic & Shoulder Interventions for Upper Limb.” APTA Combined Sections Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, February 2017.

Educational session (2 hours). Bhatt JB. Glaser R. Chavez A. Yung E. “Research Trends in Knee Pain: A Blueprint for Tennis Elbow.” APTA Combined Sections Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, February 2017.

Educational session (2 hours). Bezner J. Wong MS. Yung E. “Disruptive Change in the Classroom, the Clinic, and Our Profession.” APTA Combined Sections Meeting in Anaheim, California, February 20, 2016.

Educational session (2 hours). Yung E. Wong MS. Bell S. Samson JY. “Cervicothoracic and Shoulder Interventions for Upper Limb Symptoms.” APTA Combined Sections Meeting in Anaheim, California, February 18, 2016.

Grimes, J., Cheng, M.S., Puentedura, E.J., Seitz, A.L. “The Immediate Effects of a Seated versus Supine Upper Thoracic Spine Thrust Manipulation Compared to Sham Manipulation in Individuals with Subacromial Pain Syndrome.” American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting.  Accepted for Platform Presentation. New Orleans, LA. 2/22/2018.

Grimes, J., Moran, M., Scibek, E. “Influence of Footwear and Surface on Landing Error Scoring System Scores in Collegiate Female Soccer Players.” Connecticut Physical Therapy Association Annual Fall Conference.  Poster Presentation. Farmington, CT. 9/30/2017.

Yung, E., Wong, M., Ali, M.I., Smith, T., Barton, E.M., Peterson, K., Cameron, D., Grimes, J., Ching, K., Sullivan, A. “A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Cardiovascular Response Comparison of Unilateral Posterior-to-Anteriorly Directed Mobilization of the Neck in Pain-Free Adults.” International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (IFOMPT) Conference. Poster Presentation. Glasgow, Scotland, UK. 7/4-7/8/2016.

Connelly, C., Moran, M., Grimes, J. “Comparative Analysis of Hip Muscle Activation during Common Load Bearing Rehabilitation Exercises.” American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Poster Presentation. Boston, MA. 6/3/2016.

Poster Presentation. Chavez A. Bhatt JB. Glaser R. Bhatt JB. Chavez A. Yung E. Management of Tennis Elbow Targeting Scapular Weakness. A Case Series. World Confederation of Physical Therapist World Congress, 2017. Cape Town, South Africa.

Poster Presentation. Yung E. Wong MS. Ali M. Breakey A. Barton E. Peterson K. Ching K."Sympathoinhibition can improve functional and clinical outcomes in acute neck pain- preliminary findings of a randomized clinical trial." APTA Combined Sections Meeting in San Antonio, Texas, February 2017.

Poster Presentation. Yung E. Wong MS. Ali MI. Smith T. Barton EM. Peterson K. Cameron D. Grimes J. Ching K. Sullivan A. “A Randomized, Placebo Controlled, Cardiovascular Response Comparison Of Unilateral Posterior-To-Anteriorly Directed Mobilization Of The Neck In Pain-Free Adults.” IFOMPT Conference 2016 Glasgow, Scotland, July 4, 2016.

Poster Presentation. Yung E. Wong MS. Ali MI. Barton EM. Peterson K. Ching K.. “Immediate And Short-Term Response To Posterior Pressures Versus Lateral Glides In Patients With Neck Pain- A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial.” IFOMPT Conference 2016 Glasgow, Scotland, July 4, 2016.

Platform Presentation. Glaser R. Bhatt JB. Chavez A. Yung E. “Management of Lateral Epicondylalgia Targeting Scapular Muscle Power Deficits: A Case Series.” APTA Combined Sections Meeting Hand Rehabilitation Section, Anaheim, California, February 20, 2016.

Poster Presentation. Yung E. Wong M. Barton E. Powell H. Wikfors K. Schipper S. Smith T. Systolic Blood Pressure Response to Laterally Directed Non‐Thrust Joint Manipulation of the Cervical Spine: A Randomized, Placebo‐Controlled Trial. APTA Combined Sections Meeting Orthopaedic Section, Anaheim, California, February 19, 2016.

Poster Presentation. Yung E. De Noyelles J. LeMoine M. Wong M. How to Simultaneously Integrate Movement System Impairment and Manual Therapy Approaches in Back Pain with Radiating Leg Pain: A Case Example. APTA Combined Sections Meeting Orthopaedic Section, Anaheim, California, February 19, 2016.

Educational session (1 hour). Potter M. Wong M. Yung E. “Using OMT and Sports skills to Maximize Outcome for Cervico-Thoracic and Shoulder Painful Conditions- from the Clinic to the Athletic Field.”
2015 American Academy of Orthopaedic and Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) Annual Conference in Louisville, KY, Oct 24, 2015.

Educational session (1-1/2 hours). Yung E. Wong MS. “Clinical Pattern Recognition for Low Back Pain: How to Simplify Your Pain Science, Manual and Movement Approaches to Maximize Outcome.” Annual Richard Erhard Memorial Lecture, California Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference in Pasadena, CA, September 27, 2015.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Ullucci PA, Scott J, Silverman B. A Novel Approach to Reducing Workers Compensation Costs in a Multicenter Hospital System. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. Sept 2017;Publish Ahead of Print.

Ullucci, P., Casa, D., Matthews, T., Rosene, J.  Dehydration reduces posterior leg and trunk flexibility and increases stiffness in male collegiate age runners. Euro J Sports Exerc Sci. 2017;5(2):1-10.

Peer-Reviewed Posters/Abstracts

Ullucci, P., Casa, D., Matthews, T., Rosene, J.  Dehydration reduces posterior leg and trunk flexibility and increases stiffness in male collegiate age runners. APTA Combined Sections Meeting Orthopaedic Section, New Orleans, LA, February 2017.

Peer-Reviewed Presentations

Ullucci, P. Grimes, J. A Hands-On, Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluating and Treating Shoulder Injuries in Athletes: Human Cadaver and Lab Experiences. BOC approved EBP course. Sacred Heart University, Department of Physical Therapy continuing education course. November 2017

Ullucci, P. (2017, September 30) An Evidence Based Approach for Return to Sports following Hip or Knee Arthroplasty. Connecticut chapter American Physical Therapy Association. CTAPTA annual meeting Farmington, CT

Ullucci, P. (2017, June 15) Rehabilitation following TSA and rTSA. Pathoanatomic Considerations. Presented at Southcoast Brain and Spine Center, Dartmouth, MA

Peer-Reviewed Abstracts

Yung E. Wong MS. Ali MI. Breakey A. Barton EM. Peterson K. Ching K. “Sympathoinhibition Can Improve Functional and Clinical Outcomes in Acute Neck Pain- Preliminary Findings of a Randomized Clinical Trial.” Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy. 47(1): A160; Jan 2017.

Glaser R. Bhatt JB. Chavez A. Yung E. “Management of Lateral Epicondylalgia Targeting Scapular Muscle Power Deficits: A Case Series.” Journal of Hand Therapy. 29(2):e5-e6; 2016 Apr-Jun.

Yung E. Wong M. Barton E. Powell H. Wikfors K. Schipper S. Smith T. Systolic Blood Pressure Response to Laterally Directed Non‐Thrust Joint Manipulation of the Cervical Spine: A Randomized, Placebo‐Controlled Trial. Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy. 46(1): A156; Jan 2016.

Yung E. De Noyelles J. LeMoine M. Wong M. How to Simultaneously Integrate Movement System Impairment and Manual Therapy Approaches in Back Pain with Radiating Leg Pain: A Case Example. Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy. 46(1): A157; Jan 2016.

Physician Assistant

Peer-Reviewed Manuscripts

DiPietro PA, Longo SL, Welch BE, Kennedy DR, Nemec EC. Current Practices of Awarding Graduation Honors within Doctor of Pharmacy Degree Programs. Am J Pharm Educ. 2017; 81(4) Article 69.

Khaleghi F, Nemec EC. Brivaracetam (Briviact): A Novel Adjunctive Therapy for Partial-Onset Seizures. Pharmacy & Therapeutics. P T. 2017; 42(2):2-6

Scalise AA, Lezaja GS, Nemec EC, Spooner JJ, Kennedy DR. Valued Characteristics of Community Pharmacy Residency Applicants. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2016; 56(6):643-648

Nemec EC, Pawola J, Shah B. Online resources for informatics education and training. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2016; 73(15):1131-1134

Peer-Reviewed Abstracts

Parsons K, Maynard K*, Welch BE, Nemec EC. Specialization with in Pharmacy Education: A Survey of Curricular Track or Concentration Offerings. Am J Pharm Educ. [abstract] 2016;80(5)S2:82

Nemec EC, Thomas MC, Mattison MJ. Is Perception Reality? Comparing Wellness Habits Using Biometrics in Pharmacy Students. Am J Pharm Educ. [abstract] 2016;80(5)S2:73

Marcinak RR*, Vuernick EL*, Thompson CA*, Spooner JJ, Kennedy DR, Nemec EC. Go Up or Get Out?! Promotion and Tenure Policies in Pharmacy Practice. [abstract] Am J Pharm Educ. 2016;80(5)S2:66

Kinney S, Liu E, Spooner JJ, Nemec EC. Creating Teams Comfortably. [abstract] Am J Pharm Educ. 2016;80(5)S2:12

Carroll S, Jeffrey M, Tittarelli, N, List, D, Nemec EC. Fresh Check Day: Refresh, Rewind, Reboot, poster presentation at the 30th Annual Charter Oak Conference. Groton, CT; April 2017.

Parsons K, Maynard K*, Welch BE, Nemec EC. Specialization with in Pharmacy Education: A Survey of Curricular Track or Concentration Offerings, poster presentation at the 117th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Anaheim, CA; July 2016

Nemec EC, Thomas MC, Mattison MJ. Is Perception Reality? Comparing Wellness Habits Using Biometrics in Pharmacy Students, poster presentation at the 117th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Anaheim, CA; July 2016

Marcinak RR*, Vuernick EL*, Thompson CA*, Spooner JJ, Kennedy DR, Nemec EC. Go Up or Get Out?! Promotion and Tenure Policies in Pharmacy Practice, poster presentation at the 117th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Anaheim, CA; July 2016

Kinney S, Liu E, Spooner JJ, Nemec EC. Creating Teams Comfortably, poster presentation at the 117th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Anaheim, CA; July 2016

Speech Language Pathology

Paul, R. (April, 2016). A systematic review of treatment interventions for autism spectrum disorders. Presented at the New York Association for Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. Saratoga Springs, NY.

* Co-authored by students