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Journal

Pack, S., Hemmings, B., Winter, S., Arvinen-Barrow, M. (2019). A preliminary investigation into the use of humor in sport psychology practice. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 31(4), 494-502.

Clement, D., Arvinen-Barrow, M. (2019). Athletic trainers’ views and experiences of discussing psychosocial and mental health issues with athletes: An exploratory study. Athletic Training & Sports Health Care, 11(5), 213-224.

Arvinen-Barrow, M., Maresh, N., Earl-Boehm, J. E. (2019). Functional Outcomes and Psychological Benefits of Active Video Gaming in the Rehabilitation of Lateral Ankle Sprains: A Case Report. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 1-45.

Chodron, G., Pizur-Barnekow, K., Viehweg, S., Puk-Ament, A., Barger, B. (2019). Childcare providers’ attitudes, knowledge, and practice related to developmental monitoring to promote early identification and referral. Early Child Development and Care, 1-15.

Barnekow, K. (2019). Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A personalized approach to understanding fatty liver disease. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 68(6), 777-781.

Guard, A., Konz, M., Smith, R., Behrens, T., Keating, T. (2019). The development of an iPad application for the pain assessment of individuals with developmental disabilities and complex communication needs. Assistive Technology.

Benson, L. C., Cobb, S. C., Hyngstrom, A. S., Keenan, K. G., Luo, J., O’Connor, K. M. (2019). A Principal Components Analysis Approach to Quantifying Foot Clearance and Foot Clearance Variability. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 35(2), 116-122.

Cornell, D. J., Gnacinski, S. L., Ebersole, K. (2019). Longitudinal changes in functional movement quality among firefighter recruits: An observational cohort study. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy, 49(1), CSM163 – CSM164.

Guard, A., Konz, M., Smith, R. O., Engel, J. M., Keating, T. (2019). The development of an iPad application for the pain assessment of individuals with developmental disabilities and complex communication needs. Assistive Technology.

Miró, J., de la Vega, R., Gertz, K. J., Thong, I. S., Jensen, M. P., Engel, J. M. (2019). Do Commonly Used Measures of Pain Intensity Only Reflect Pain Intensity in Youths With Bothersome Pain and a Physical Disability? Frontiers in Pediatrics, 7.

Johnson, H. M., Sullivan-Vedder, L., Kim, K., McBride, P. E., Smith, M. A., LaMantia, J. N., Fink, J. T., Knutson Sinaise, M. R., Zeller, L. M., Lauver, D. R. (2019). Rationale and study design of the MyHEART study: A young adult hypertension self-management randomized controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 78, 88-100.

Rukavina, P., Langdon, J., Greenleaf, C., Jenkins, J. (2019). Diversity Attitude Associations in Pre-Service Physical Education Teachers. JTRM in Kinesiology, 8.

Finneran, D., Heilmann, J. J., Moyle, M., Chen, S. (2019). An examination of cultural-linguistic influences on PPVT-4 performance in African American and Hispanic preschoolers from low-income communities. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 1-14.

Heuer, S., Natalie, D., Tiniyja, B., Rebecca, W. (2019). Service-learning with older adults in care communities: Measures of attitude shifts in undergraduate students. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education.

Yung, M., Dale, A. M., Kapellusch, J. M., Bao, S., Harris-Adamson, C., Meyers, A. R., Hegmann, K. T., Rempel, D., Evanoff, B. A. (2019). Modeling the Effect of the 2018 Revised ACGIH® Hand Activity Threshold Limit Value® (TLV) at Reducing Risk for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 16(9), 628-633.

Cheng, M., Thiese, M. S., Wood, E. M., Kapellusch, J. M., Foster, J., Drury, D., Merryweather, A., Hegmann, K. T. (2019). Relationship Between Opioid Use and Pain Severity Ratings in Workers with Low Back Pain. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 1.

Schwartz, B., Kapellusch, J. M., Baca, A., Wessner, B. (2019). Medium-term effects of a two-desk sit/stand workstation on cognitive performance and workload for healthy people performing sedentary work: A secondary analysis of a randomised controlled trial. Ergonomics, 1-38.

Cardona, A., Thiese, M., Kapellusch, J. M., Merryweather, A., Wood, E., Hegmann, K. (2019). Role of Biomechanical Factors in Resolution of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome among a Population of Workers. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 1.

Yoon, S. K., Thiese, M. S., Ott, U., Kapellusch, J. M., Merryweather, A., Wood, E. M., Ronna, B. B., Foster, J., Drury, D. L., Hegmann, K. T. (2019). The Role of Elbow Tender Point Examination in the Diagnosis of Lateral Epicondylitis. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 61(2), 126-131.

Pereira, H. M., Schlinder-DeLap, B., Keenan, K., Negro, F., Farina, D., Hyngstrom, A. S., Nielson, K. A., Hunter, S. K. (2019). Oscillations in neural drive and age-related reductions in force steadiness with a cognitive challenge. Journal of Applied Physiology.

Tong, L., Cisler, R. A., M. C., Luo, J. (2019). Machine learning-based modeling of big clinical data for adverse outcome prediction: A case study of death events. Proceedings of IEEE 43rd Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 269-274.

Zolnoori, M., Fung, K. W., Patrick, T. B., Fontelo, P., Kharrazi, H., Faiola, A., Shirley Wu, Y. S., Eldredge, C. E., Luo, J., Conway, M., Zhu, J., Park, S. K., Xu, K., Moayyed, H. (2019). The PsyTAR dataset: From patients generated narratives to a corpus of adverse drug events and effectiveness of psychiatric medications. Data in Brief, 103838.

Zolnoori, M., Wah Fung, K., Patrick, T. B., Fontelo, P., Kharrazi, H., Faiola, A., Shuan Shirley Wu, Y., Eldredge, C. E., Luo, J., Conway, M., Zhu, J., Kyung Park, S., Xu, K., Moayyed, H., Goudarzvand, S. (2019). A Systematic Approach for Developing a Corpus of Patient Reported Adverse Drug Events: A Case Study for SSRI and SNRI Medications. Journal of biomedical informatics.

Morgan, A. M., O’Connor, K. M. (2019). Evaluation of an accelerometer to assess knee mechanics during a drop landing. Journal of Biomechanics.

Van Daele, D. J., Langmore, S. E., Krisciunas, G. P., Lazarus, C. L., Pauloski, B. R., McCulloch, T. M., Gramigna, G. D., Messing, B. P., Wagner, C. W., Mott, S. L. (2019). The impact of time after radiation treatment on dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer enrolled in a swallowing therapy program. Head & Neck.

Slavens, B. A., Jahanian, O., Schnorenberg, A. J., Hsiao-Wecksler, E. T. (2019). A comparison of glenohumeral joint kinematics and muscle activation during standard and geared manual wheelchair mobility. Medical engineering & physics, 70, 1-8.

Schnorenberg, A. J., French, M. E., Riebe, J. M., Grindel, S. I., Slavens, B. A. (2019). Shoulder complex kinematics pre- and post- rotator cuff repair. Journal of electromyography and kinesiology: official journal of the International Society of Electrophysiological Kinesiology.

Hanks, M. M., Schnorenberg, A. J., Lee, K. L., Slavens, B. A. (2019). Biomechanical Evaluation of Overhead Throwing in Able-Bodied and Wheelchair Lacrosse Players. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation, 55(2), 343-348.

Jahanian, O., Gaglio, A., Schnorenberg, A. J., Muqeet, V., Hsiao-Wecksler, E., Slavens, B. A. Evaluation of Hand-rim and Wrist Joint Kinetics During Geared Manual Wheelchair Propulsion in Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation.

Gani, M. O., Fayezeen, T., Povinelli, R. J., Smith, R. O., Arif, M., Kattan, A. J., Ahamed, S. I. (2019). A light weight smartphone based human activity recognition system with high accuracy. Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 141, 59-72.

Guard, A., Konz, M., Smith, R. O., Engel, J. M., Keating, T. (2019). The development of an iPad application for the pain assessment of individuals with developmental disabilities and complex communication needs. Assistive Technology.

Proffitt, R., Schwartz, J. K., Foreman, M., Smith, R. O. (2019). Role of Occupational Therapy Practitioners in Mass Market Technology Research and Development. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73(1), 7301347010p1.

Dobson, C. G., Joyner, J., Latham, A., Leake, V., Stoffel, V. C. (2019). Participating in Change: Engaging Student Veteran Stakeholders in Advocacy Efforts in Clinical Higher Education. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 002216781983598.

Keadle, S. K., Lyden, K., Strath, S. J., Staudenmayer, J. W., Freedson, P. S. (2019). Perspectives for Progress – A Framework to Evaluate Devices that Assess Physical Behavior. Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews, 1.

Maeda, H., Cho, C. C., Cho, Y., Strath, S. J. (2019). Comparing Methods for Using Invalid Days in Accelerometer Data to Improve Physical Activity Measurement. Journal for the Measurement of Physical Behaviour, 1-9.

Welch, W. A., Strath, S. J., Brondino, M., Walker, R., Swartz, A. M. (2019). Duration–Response of Light-Intensity Physical Activity and Glucose Dynamics in Older Adults. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 16(1), 37-42.

Begun, J. W., Trinh, H. Q. (2019). Determinants of Community-Related Expenses of US Tax-Exempt Hospitals, 2013. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 25(4), 316-321.

Bohannon, R. W., Wang, Y.-C. (2019). Four-Meter Gait Speed: Normative Values and Reliability Determined for Adults Participating in the NIH Toolbox Study. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 100, 509-13.

Harris, L. S., Freeman, S., Wang, Y. (2019). Astym ® therapy improves FOTO ® outcomes for patients with musculoskeletal disorders: an observational study. Annals of Translational Medicine, 13.

Bohannon, R. W., Wang, Y.-C., Yen, S.-C., Grogan, K. (2019). Handgrip strength: A comparison of values obtained from the NHANES and NIH Toolbox studies. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73(2), 7302205080p1-7302205080p9.

Yen, S.-C., Chui, K., Wang, Y.-C. W., Corkery, M., Nabian, M., Farjadian, A. (2019). An examination of muscle force control in individuals with a functionally unstable ankle. Human Movement Science, 64, 221-229.

Wu, M., Luo, J. (2019). Wearable Technology Applications in Healthcare: A Literature Review. Online Journal of Nursing Informatics, 23(3), 14.

Wu, M. (2019). Modeling of an Intelligent Electronic Medical Records System. Biomed J Sci & Tech Res, 19(4).

Shimpi, N., Susan, M., Zhao, H., Wu, M., Acharya, A. (2019). Development of a Periodontal Risk Assessment Model for Primary Care Providers in an Interdisciplinary Setting. Technology and Health Care, pp. 1-12.

Book/Monograph (Authored/Edited)

(2019). In M. Arvinen-Barrow & N. Walker (Eds.), Psychology of Sport Injury and Rehabilitation (Korean translation). Sungshin Women’s University Press.

(2019). In Monna Arvinen-Barrow and Damien Clement (Eds.), The psychology of sport and performance injury: An interprofessional case-based approach. Abingdon: Routledge.

Brown, C., Stoffel, V. C., Munoz, J. P. (2019). Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation, 2nd Edition (2nd ed ed., pp. 937). Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company.

Book Chapter

Ildefonso, K., Arvinen-Barrow, M., Clement, D. (2019). Reactions to a football injury: Adrian Jones, a freshman collegiate football player. In M. Arvinen-Barrow & D. Clement (Eds.), The psychology of sport and performance injury: An interprofessional case-based approach (1st ed.). Abingdon: Routledge.

Arvinen-Barrow, M., Clement, D. (2019). A case for interprofessional care. In M. Arvinen-Barrow & D. Clement (Eds.), The psychology of sport and performance injury: An interprofessional case-based approach (1st ed.). Abingdon: Routledge.

Clement, D., Arvinen-Barrow, M. (2019). Case made! What’s next? In M. Arvinen-Barrow & D. Clement (Eds.), The psychology of sport and performance injury: An interprofessional case-based approach (1st ed.). Abingdon: Routledge.

Hemmings, B., Watson, N. J., Parkes, A., Clement, D., Arvinen-Barrow, M., Oliver, M. (2019). Introduction. In B. Hemmings, N. J. Watson, & A. Parker (Eds.), Sport, psychology and Christianity: Welfare, performance and consultancy (pp. 1-9). Abingdon: Routledge.

Ford, J., Johnson, R., Clement, D., Arvinen-Barrow, M. (2019). Reactions to music performance injury rehabilitation: Brandon Jackson, a freshman music performance major. In M. Arvinen-Barrow & D. Clement (Eds.), The psychology of sport and performance injury: An interprofessional case-based approach (1st ed.). Abingdon: Routledge.

Clement, D., LaGuerre, D., Arvinen-Barrow, M. (2019). Role of religion and spirituality in sport injury rehabilitation. In B. Hemmings, A. Parkes, & N. Watson (Eds.), Sport, psychology and Christianity: Welfare, performance and consultancy (pp. 71-86). Abingdon: Routledge.

Brewer, B. W., Arvinen-Barrow, M. Psychology of injury and rehabilitation. AASP’s Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC) Exam Study Guide. Association for Applied Sport Psychology.

Pizur-Barnekow, K. (2019). Early intervention: A practice setting for infant and toddler mental health. In V. C Stoffel and C. Brown (Eds.), Occupational Therapy in Mental Health : A Vision for Participation. Philadelphia: F. A. Davis.

Pizur-Barnekow, K., Pickens, N. (2019). Introduction to occupation and co- occupation. In V. C Stoffel and C. Brown (Eds.), Mental Health in Occupational Therapy: A Vision for the Future (2nd Edition). Philadelphia: F. A. Davis.

Whitt-Glover, M., Marquez, D., Affuso, O., Behrens, T., Liebert, M. L. (2019). Health and fitness benefits of physical activity and risks associated with inactivity. An APHA Practitioner’s Handbook on Physical Activity and Public Health. Washington D.C.: APHA Press.

Engel, J. M. (2019). Pain. In C. Brown, V. C. Stoffel, & J. Munoz (Eds.), Occupational therapy in mental health: A vision for the future (2nd ed., pp. 421-434). Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Co.

Plach, H., Stoffel, V. C. (2019). Substance Use and Co-Occurring Disorders. Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation (2nd ed., pp. 238-249). Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company.

Skwor, T., Kralova, S. (2019). Aeromonas. In Michael P. Doyle, Francisco Diez-Gonzalez, Colin Hill (Ed.), Food Microbiology: Fundamentals and Frontiers (5th ed.). American Society for Microbiology.

Stoffel, V. C. (2019). Chapter 1. Theories of Leadership. In Karen Jacobs (Ed.), The Occupational Therapy Manager: Strategies for Leaders and Administrators, 6th edition. Bethesda, MD: AOTA Press.

Read, H., Stoffel, V. C. (2019). Recovery. Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation (2nd ed., pp. 3-13). Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company.

Stoffel, V. C., Reed, K. L., Brown, C. (2019). The Unfolding History of Occupational Therapy in Mental Health. Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation (2nd ed., pp. 14-28). Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company.

Schwartz, J. K., Stoffel, V. C., Neubauer, M. D. (2019). Volunteer and Service Occupations. Occupational Therapy in Mental Health: A Vision for Participation (2nd ed., pp. 872-880). Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company.

Proceedings

Hanks, M. M., Schnorenberg, A. J., Lee, K. L., Slavens, B. A. (2019). Biomechanical Evaluation of Overhead Throwing in Able-Bodied and Wheelchair Lacrosse Players. Milwaukee, WI: Joint Conference of the 56th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium and the 38th Great Lakes Biomedical Conference.

Schnorenberg, A. J., Jahanian, O., Riebe, J., Gaglio, A., Muqeet, V., Hsiao-Wecksler, W., Slavens, B. A. (2019). Glenohumeral Joint Dynamics During Geared Manual Wheelchair Propulsion in Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury. Dallas: Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society (GCMAS) 2019 Conference.

Book Reviews / Editorials / Interviews / Other Minor Publications

Brintnell, E. Sharon, Gunarathne, P., Hitch, D., Ledgerd, R., Acevado, L. P., Pettican, A., Shafaroodi, N., Stoffel, V. C. (2019). Position Statement: Occupational Therapy and Mental Health (vol. September 2019, pp. 2). World Federation of Occupational Therapists.

Presentations

Heilmann, John J, Moyle, Maura J, Meurer, John, Sparrow, Tracey, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, “Promoting Language-Rich Classrooms: Early Head Start Teachers’ Views of Language-Based Coaching Using LENA Grow,” Orlando, FL. (November 21, 2019).

Heilmann, John J (Presenter & Author), Bertone, Andrea (Presenter & Author), American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, “School-Based SLPs’ Perceptions of Preservice Training & Professional Development Needs,” Orlando, FL. (November 21, 2019).

Heilmann, John J, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, “Using Functional Assessments to Plan for Evidence-based Treatments.” (November 21, 2019).

Huddleston, Wendy E (Presenter & Author), Greenberg, Adam s (Author Only), DeYoe, Edgar A (Author Only), Society for Neuroscience 49th Annual Meeting, “Population motor attention fields in human parietal cortex: Variation in pAFs predicts individual variation in behavior,” Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL. (October 23, 2019).

Fesharaki, Nooshin J (Presenter & Author), Huddleston, Wendy E (Author Only), Reuss, J (Author Only), Pillai, J (Author Only), DeYoe, Edgar A (Author Only), Society for Neuroscience 49th Annual Meeting, “Comparison of low-frequency resting-state fMRI and breath-hold metrics of cerebrovascular reactivity,” Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL. (October 20, 2019).

Heintz, Brittany D. (Presenter & Author), Huddleston, Wendy E (Author Only), Keenan, Kevin (Author Only), Society for Neuroscience 49th Annual Meeting, “Eye movements during a touchscreen Archimedes spiral tracing task,” Society for Neuroscience, Chicago, IL, USA. (October 19, 2019).

Perryman-Fox, Michelle (Presenter & Author), Stoffel, Virginia C (Presenter & Author), Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association 2019 Annual Conference, “Developing cultural humility: A reflective and reflexive journey (Come dance with us!),” WOTA, Appleton, Wisconsin. (October 11, 2019).

Niemeyer, Michaela A (Presenter & Author), Probasco, Mark O (Author Only), Worby, Trina N (Presenter & Author), Loertscher, Dylan E (Author Only), Huddleston, Wendy E, Annual Fall Conference of the WPTA, “The missing link: A systematic review examining neurocognitive function and it’s role in lower extremity injury risk,” Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association, Madison, WI. (October 10, 2019).

Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, 2019 International Patellofemoral Pain Clinical Symposium, “Pain and Psychosocial Aspects of Patellofemoral Pain: What can I, as a clinician do?,” Milwaukee, WI, USA. (October 2019).

Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, 6th International Patellofemoral Research Retreat, “Biopsychosocial approach to patellofemoral pain: Role of theory in research and clinical practice,” Milwaukee, WI, USA. (October 2019).

Ildefonso, Ken, Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E, Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “Collegiate student-athletes’ perceptions of social support,” Portland, OR, USA. (October 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Paul, Hanna R, Drake, Mason, 98th Annual Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association Conference, “In-Depth Instruction on Access Ratings for Buildings Application: AccessPlace and AccessTools,” Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association (WOTA), Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI. (October 2019).

Stoffel, Virginia C, Georgia Occupational Therapy Association 2019 Annual Conference, “Authoring our future: Change agents seeking the just-right challenges for occupational therapy to flourish!,” GOTA, Brasstown Valley Resort, Young Harris, Georgia. (September 28, 2019).

Best, K L, Routhier, F, MacLachlan, M, Smith, Roger O, Mavrou, K, Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe (AAATE) 2019 Conference, “Quality in AT Research: Re-Evaluating Use of the Medical Model,” Bologna, Italy. (August 28, 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe (AAATE) 2019 Conference, “AccessTools and AccessPlace Apps as Key Ingredients of a Building Accessibility Information System for Community Participation,” Bologna, Italy. (August 2019).

Holloway, C, Andrich, R, Contepomi, S, Smith, Roger O, Borghi, F, Manca, M C, Malavasi, M, Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe (AAATE) 2019 Conference, “Creating conditions for AT to work,” Bologna, Italy. (August 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Gift, N, Contepomi, S, Richard, L, Layton, N, Association for the Advancement of Assistive Technology in Europe (AAATE) 2019 Conference, “Global Challenges in AT education and training,” Bologna, Italy. (August 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Scherer, Marcia, Layton, N, World Health Organizations (WHO) Global Report on Assistive Technology (GReAT) Consultation, “Committing to AT outcomes and synthesizing practice, research, and policy,” Geneva, Switzerland. (August 2019).

Wu, J, Hu, W, Coelho, J, Nitu, P, Paul, Hanna, Madriaju, P, Smith, Roger O, Ahamed, S I, 2019 IEEE 43rd Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), “Identifying Buildings with Ramp Entrances Using Convolutional Neural Networks,” Milwaukee, WI. (July 2019).

Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Graduate School Update Day 2019: PGR Futures, “UoN doctoral alumni presentations,” The University of Northampton, Northampton, United Kingdom. (June 26, 2019).

Stoffel, Virginia C, Summer Institute for Future Scientists in Occupational Therapy, “Need for occupational therapy scientists and evidence for the profession,” AOTA/AOTF, Charleston, South Carolina. (June 20, 2019).

Koshewa, Lucy (Presenter & Author), Ebersole, Kyle (Author Only), Huddleston, Wendy E (Author Only), Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E (Author Only), 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “Does Restricting Anterior Movement of the Knees During a Barbell Back Squat Alter Lower Extremity Biomechanics?,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Sigmund, Kemery (Presenter & Author), Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E (Author Only), 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “EMG and Force Analysis of a Weightbearing Squat-Hold Position Compared to Traditional Hip Strength Assessment Positions,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Ericksen, Hayley M, Reckelberg, Renee, Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E, 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “Evaluation of Landing Error Scoring System and High School Sport Participation in Army Reserve Officer Training Corps,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Atkielski, Samantha (Presenter & Author), Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E, Reckelberg, Renee, Ericksen, Hayley M, 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “Functional Movement Screen Improvement over a 3 Month Period in Army Reserve Officer Training Corps,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Hocking, Allison (Presenter & Author), Ericksen, Hayley M (Author Only), O’Connor, Kristian M (Author Only), Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E (Author Only), 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “Investigating Hip and Trunk Kinematics and Strength Differences Between Those With a History of Exertional Medial Tibial Pain and Healthy Controls,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E (Presenter & Author), Reckelberg, Renee, Ericksen, Hayley M, 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “Risk Classification of Army Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadets Based on FMS and Y-balance Performance Testing,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Thorpe, Jennifer (Presenter & Author), Dey, Paola (Author Only), Earl-Boehm, Jennifer E (Author Only), 71st NATA Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, “The Prevalence of Patellofemoral Pain in the Community,” National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Las Vegas, NV. (June 2019).

Goldberg, M, Smith, Roger O, Cronin, A, 2019 RESNA/RehabWeek Conference, “Benefits of accrediting assistive technology certificate/degree programs,” Toronto, Canada. (June 2019).

Gauthier, C, Paul, H, Smith, Roger O, 2019 RESNA/RehabWeek Conference, “Challenge and strategy of disability infobases,” Toronto, Canada. (June 2019).

McCartney, A, Smith, Roger O, 2019 RESNA/RehabWeek Conference, “Evaluating the need for validation of AccessTools for deaf individuals: A qualitative study,” Toronto, Canada. (June 2019).

Mendonca, R, Pickens, N, Burns, S, Smith, Roger O, 2019 RESNA/RehabWeek Conference, “Mobile Health for Complex Decision Making,” Toronto, Canada. (June 2019).

Schwartz, J, Smith, Roger O, 8th Annual Occupational Therapy Summit of Scholars, “Can novices use AccessTools to evaluate the accessibility of community environments with good reliability and validity?,” Charleston, South Carolina. (June 2019).

Mendonca, Rochelle, Pickens, Noralyn, Burns, Suzanne, Smith, Roger O, 8th Annual Occupational Therapy Summit of Scholars, “HESTIA: Using Mobile Technology for Complex Home Assessment Decision Making,” Charleston, South Carolina. (June 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Schwartz, J, 8th Annual Occupational Therapy Summit of Scholars, “The Access Ratings for Buildings – NextGen Project: Broad-Based Systems Change,” Charleston, South Carolina. (June 2019).

Jahanian, Omid (Presenter & Author), Schnorenberg, Alyssa J (Author Only), Hsaio-Wecksler, Elizabeth T. (Author Only), Muqeet, Vaishnaivi (Author Only), Slavens, Brooke A, VA Research Day, “Biomechanical Evaluation of Geared Manual Wheelchair Propulsion in Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury,” Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwuakee, WI. (May 16, 2019).

Ikiugu, Moses (Presenter Only), Stoffel, Virginia C (Presenter Only), Argabrite-Grove, Rebecca (Presenter Only), American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conferrence, “Conversations That Matter: WFOT & AOTA International Conversations and Connections Around the Globe,” AOTA, New Orleans, Louisiana. (April 6, 2019).

Stoffel, Virginia C, AOTA- Medical University of South Carolina student luncheon, “Leading & Advocacy: Building Student Capacity,” MUSC, New Orleans, Louisiana. (April 6, 2019).

Perryman, Michelle (Presenter & Author), Stoffel, Virginia C (Presenter & Author), Morris, Karen (Author Only), American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conferrence, “Cultural Humility: From Power Imbalance to Mutuality and Intentional Respect;Promoting Culturally Relevant Occupation-Focused Client-Centered Practice,” AOTA, New Orleans, Louisiana. (April 5, 2019).

Ikiugu, Moses (Presenter & Author), Argabrite-Grove, Rebecca (Presenter & Author), Stoffel, Virginia (Presenter & Author), Ledgerd, Ritchard (Author Only), American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conferrence, “WFOT & AOTA: Interorganizational Collaboration in Support of OT Professional Growth and Sustainability,” AOTA, New Orleans, Louisiana. (April 5, 2019).

Pizur-Barnekow, Kris (Presenter & Author), American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, “Early Childhood Mental Health: Promoting Healthy Relationships When Young Children are at Risk for Adverse Childhood Experiences,” American Occupational Therapy Association, New Orleans. (April 2019).

Wilson James, Lesly (Presenter & Author), Kadlec, Mary Beth (Presenter & Author), Pizur-Barnekow, Kris (Presenter & Author), Copeland, Dorothea (Presenter & Author), Schefkind, Sandra (Presenter & Author), Ponsolle-Mays, Michelle (Presenter & Author), American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference, “Navigating Pediatric Interprofessional Practice,” American Occupational Therapy Association, New Orleans. (April 2019).

Palmer, S E, Behrens, Timothy, SHAPE America National Convention and Expo, “A comparison of elementary physical education and physical activity classes,” SHAPE America, Tampa, FL. (April 2019).

Palmer, S E, Behrens, Timothy, SHAPE America National Convention and Expo, “At the crossroads – physical education within a public health paradigm,” SHAPE America, Tampa, FL. (April 2019).

Holeva-Eklund, W, Carpenter, D, Tucker, E, Behrens, Timothy, Luna, C, Field, J, Kelly, C, SHAPE America National Convention and Expo, “Physical activity in schools and its effects on academic achievement,” SHAPE America, Tampa, FL. (April 2019).

Silverman, Michelle Kaye, Smith, Roger O, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, “Lessons Learned From an Early Adopter of Assistive Technology Program Accreditation,” New Orleans, LA. (April 2019).

Guard, A, Konz, M, Engel, Joyce M, Smith, Roger O, Lund, Shelley K, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, “The Development of an iPad Application for the Assessment of Pain in Individuals With Developmental Disabilities and Complex Communication Needs,” New Orleans, LA. (April 2019).

Smith, Roger O, AbilityLab Research Seminar Series, “How Smart is Smart?: Leveraging Technology for People with Disabilities,” Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Chicago, IL. (April 2019).

Burns, S, Pickens, N, Smith, Roger O, Mendonca, R, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, “Home safety assessment for aging-in-place and home integration: There’s an app for that.,” New Orleans, LA. (April 2019).

Obiedat, Q, Ardehali, M, Smith, Roger O, American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, “Introduction to EEG-Based Brain-Computer Interface (BCI): A Closed Loop Neurofeedback,” New Orleans, LA. (April 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Annual WisCouncil Spring Conference for Current and Future Fieldwork Educators, “Innovative Technology for Practice,” Milwaukee Area Technical College, Milwaukee, WI. (April 2019).

Smith, Roger O, Annual WisCouncil Spring Conference for Current and Future Fieldwork Educators, “Innovative Technology for Practice,” WisCouncil and Milwaukee Area Technical College OTA Program, Milwaukee Area Technical College. (April 2019).

Clement, Damien, Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “An investigation into former high school athletes’ experiences of a multidisciplinary approach to sport injury rehabilitation,” Portland, OR, USA. (2019).

Ford, Jessica, Beauchemin, Rebecca, Halama, Brianna, Ildefonso, Ken, Zike, Derek, Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “Exploring the use of performance strategies in Division 1 athletes,” Portland, OR, USA. (2019).

Eckenrod, Morgan R, Zakrajsek, Rebecca A, Jones, Matthew S, Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Clement, Damien, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “Mental performance consultants’ experiences with support staff in NCAA DI athletic departments,” Portland, OR, USA. (2019).

Wadey, Ross, Appaneal, Renee, Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Podlog, Leslee, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “Psychology of sport injury: Theory to practice and practice to theory,” Portland, OR, USA. (2019).

Zike, Derek, Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “Reflections on becoming a PhD student: Lessons learned,” Portland, OR, USA. (2019).

Arvinen-Barrow, Monna, Visek, Amanda, Gnacinski, Stacy, Scheadler, Travis, Johnson, Carra, Cawthra, Julia, Hess, Courtney, Association for Applied Sport Psychology Annual Conference, “The path to publishing your work: Understanding academic publication procedures,” Portland, OR, USA. (2019).

 

Grants

Primary InvestigatorAward TitleAward SponsorStart DateEnd DateTotal Award
Roger O. SmithInterdisciplinary Technology Instruction Program for Individualized Technology Implementation PlanningUS Department of Education1/01/201912/31/2023$1,227,692
Brooke A. SlavensPrediction of Shoulder Injury for Disease Prevention in Children and Adults with Spinal Cord Injury using Advanced Biomechanical Modeling and Diagnostic ImagingNational Institutes of Health7/1/20193/31/2023$2,495,036
Scott J. StrathCalibrating free-living physical activity characteristics across functionally-limited populations using machine-learned accelerometer approachesNational Institutes of Health4/1/20173/31/2022$2,820,505
Roger O. SmithCommunity Participation through Personalized Accessibility Information: The Access Ratings NextGen AppUS Department of Health and Human Services9/30/201809/29/2021$600,000
John J. HeilmannImplementation of Automated Measures of Language Environments to Improve Educator Efficacy & Reduce Disparities in Disadvantaged Urban YouthMedical College of Wisconsin5/15/20195/14/2020$45,235
Kevin KeenanPrediction and prevention of falls in older adultsJudd Leighton Foundation, Inc1/1/201712/31/2019$50,000
Ann M. SwartzPhysical Activity Contributions from an Outdoor Education Program (CTSI TL1 Fellowship:
Nathan Tokarek)
Medical College of Wisconsin (National Institutes of Health)7/1/20186/30/2019$47,813
Janis EellsUWM Foundation Funding for Red Light ResearchUW-Milwaukee Foundation6/29/201712/31/2099$900
Kyle EberoleHRV ProjectUW-Milwaukee Foundation4/15/201612/31/2099$15,000
Roger O. SmithFred Sammons ArchiveUW-Milwaukee Foundation12/17/201512/31/2099$15,000