Support ATSU
Search
  • About
  • Programs of Study
  • Admissions
  • Alumni
  • Departments
Quicklinks
A.T. Still University Home

Research, Grants, & Statistics

Research Activities

Publications

Alexander, J.L., Sartor­Glittenberg, C., Bordenave, E., & Bordenave, L. (2015). Effect of the Matter of Balance program on balance confidence in older adults. The Journal of Gerontopsychology and Geriatric Psychiatry, 28, 1­7.

Presentations

Alexander, J.L. & Bordenave, E. (2015). Health professions student delivery of an evidence­based falls prevention program for older adults. Arizona Geriatrics Society, Spring Conference, Tucson, AZ, April 24, 2015. (Poster)

League, P., Alexander, J., Bordenave, E., Bordenave, L., Quinn, C., & Chalykoff, G. (2015). Joining forces: University students and the community offering A Matter ofBalance/Volunteer Lay Leader Model. American Society on Aging, Aging in America Conference, Chicago, IL, March 23, 2015. (Workshop)

Mehta, Z., Garbarini, J., Alexander, J.L., Bordenave, E. (2015). A matter of balance: An evidence­based falls prevention program. Poster presentation at the AudiologyNOW! Conference, San Antonio, TX, March 25­28, 2015 (Poster).

Alexander, J.L., Bordenave, E., Bordenave, L., & Sartor-Glittenberg, C. (2014). Increasing Physical Therapy students understanding of and skills for working with community dwelling older adults using the Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls Program. American Physical Therapy Association's Combined Section Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. February 2014.

Presentation Summary | Presentation

Alexander, J.L., Bordenave, E., Bordenave, L., & Sartor-Glittenberg, C. (2014). Efficacy of a Student-Led Model for Delivering A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls to Community-dwelling Older Adults. American Society on Aging, Aging in America Conference, San Diego, CA, March 2014. (Podium/Workshop)

Presentation Summary | Presentation

Alexander, J.L., Bordenave, E., Bordenave, L., & Sartor-Glittenberg, C. (2014). Effect of A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls on Balance Confidence in Older Adults. American Society on Aging, Aging in America Conference, San Diego, CA, March 2014. (Poster)

Presentation Summary | Poster

Head, J, Pearson, J. (2014). The InterProfessional Health Partners Program: Learning and working together for now and later. Center for Patient Safety, Eighth Annual Patient Safety Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2014. (Poster)

Poster

Head, J., Maierhofer, C, & Pearson, J. (2014). Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine Chapter of IHI-Open School: Student Led Initiatives to Improve Patient Safety. Center for Patient Safety, Eighth Annual Patient Safety Conference, St. Louis, MO, March 2014. (Poster)

Poster

In Progress

Alexander, J.L., et al. Health professions students' attitudes about older adults: Influence of participation in a student-delivered, home-based health education program for older adults with congestive heart failure.

Alexander, J.L., et al. Effect of the Matter of Balance program on balance confidence in participating older adults.

Bordenave, L., et al. Opinions and attitudes about older adults of students participating in the Matter of Balance program.

Alexander, J.L., et. al. Efficacy of a student-led model for delivering A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls to community-dwelling older adults. Data collection complete.

Alexander, J.L., et al. Effect of Matter of Balance on fear of falling and quality of life: A longitudinal study of community-dwelling older adults.

McIsaac, T. Dual task attention while walking: Effects of aging and Parkinson's disease using the iTug test.


Grants

09/15/15 - 09/15/16  Program Director: Elton Bordenave
"Fall Prevention Outreach Program"
BHHS Legacy Foundation
Collaborative Community Outreach
Total Direct Cost: $95,000.00    


Outreach Statistics

Site Director Survey for Falls Prevention Outreach - 2014