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Scholarly Presentations & Abstracts - 2010

(Presentations are listed alphabetically for the first ATSU/KCOM co-author of each presentation or abstract; all ATSU/KCOM students are indicated by bold font)

Adatia, Nadira (BMS Class of 2011): Adatia NA, Sargentini NJ. Genetic Control of Recombinational Repair in UV and X-irradiated Escherichia coli K-12. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Bluml, Eric (DO Class of 2013): Snider EJ*, Snider KT, Halma KD, Fossum C, Fryer G, Yang Q, Mueller G, Bluml EM [student], Purcell E. Differential Effects of Suboccipital Inhibition and Fourth Ventricle Compression on Heart Rate Variability: Evidence for Bi-directional Modulation of Autonomic Tone. Poster and oral presentation at: 54th Annual American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; October 24-26, 2010; San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(8):450-451.

 

Bubel, Jennifer (BMS Class of 2011): Bubel J, Hovorka M, Middlemas D. Changes in Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor Levels during Antidepressant Drug-enhanced Neurogenesis. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Bubel, Jennifer (BMS Class of 2011): Hovorka M, Bubel J, Middlemas D. Chronic Fluoxetine Treatment Increases Neurogenesis in an Adolescent Rat Model. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Chambers, Brad (DO Class of 2011): Collett B, Chambers, B, Stacy D, Lindsey S, Chalian V, Grampas S, Howard L: Preliminary Results of Hypofractionated CyberKnife Radiotherapy for Localized Prostate Cancer; CyberKnife Scientific Meeting, Dallas, Texas, March 26-27, 2010.

 

Davenport, Katie (DO Class of 2012): Davenport, KL, Snider, EJ, Degenhardt, BF, Johnson, JC, Singh, VK, Sargentini, NJ; A Rat Model for Studies on Pain Relief from Ankle Injury; Undergraduate American Academy of Osteopathy (UAAO) Convocation; Pelvis and Sacrum: Where It All Comes Together; Colorado Springs, CO; March 17-21, 2010.

 

Davenport, Katie (DO Class of 2012): Snider EJ, Davenport KL, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ; Manual Therapy of the Knee Improves Running in Rat Model for Acute Ankle Injury. Poster presented at: 13th World Congress on Pain; Montreal, Canada; August 29-September 2, 2010

 

Draper, Brian (DO Class of 2011): Draper BA, Johnson JC, Fossum C, Chamberlain NR. Assessing Medical Student Beliefs about Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment at Four Osteopathic Medical Schools. The Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine; North Bethesda, MD; April 7-10, 2010.

 

Engelbrecht Marc (DO Class of 2012): Engelbrecht MA, Sexton WL, Sargentini NJ, Taylor MG. Effects of pH, Citrate, and Phosphate on Bacterial Growth to Model Skin Infection. Presented at: 54th Annual American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; October 24-26, 2010; San Francisco, CA. Abstract published in: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(8):466.

 

Guy, Matthew (DO Class of 2011); Guy MS, Sandhu SK (DO Class of 2011), Gowdy JM (DO Class of 2010), Cartier CC (DO Class of 2010), Adams JH; Incidence and Potential Consequences of the Axillary Arch Muscle as Observed by Shoulder MRI; Ohio Osteopathic Association and Center for Osteopathic Research and Education Poster Exhibition; Columbus, OH; May 1, 2010.

 

Holbrook, Nathan (DO Class of 2011): Holbrook, N, Fryer G, Johnson JC, Holbrook C. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatments in the Emergency Department: Osteopathic Emergency Physicians’ Perspectives. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(1):25.

 

Hovorka, Michelle (BMS Class of 2009): Hovorka M, Bubel J (BMS Class of 2011), Middlemas D. Chronic Fluoxetine Treatment Increases Neurogenesis in an Adolescent Rat Model. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Losee, Jason (DO Class of 2013): Losee J, Smith TJ (DO Class of 2014), Sexton WL. Influence of Fluvastatin Treatment on Skeletal Muscle Contractile Function and Blood Flow in the Rat. (poster presentation). 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010. Med Sci Sports Exercise 42 (Suppl 5): S92, June 1-5, 2010

 

Losee, Jason (DO Class of 2013): Losee J, Smith TJ (DO Class of 2014), Sexton WL. Influence of Fluvastatin Treatment on Skeletal Muscle Contractile Function and Blood Flow in the Rat. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.


Montgomery, Kelsey (DO Class of 2011): Montgomery K, Wilson M, Duke C, Johnson J; Does Personality Impact Communication? Exploring the Doctor-Patient Conversation; Annual Spring Conference of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine; Vancouver, BC; April 24-27, 2010.

 

Park, Jennifer (DO Class of 2011): Park JL, Bonenberger JI; Case Report: Phyllodes tumor in an adolescent; The Southwest Surgical Congress 62nd Annual Meeting; Tucson, Arizona; March 21-24, 2010.

 

Parker, Jonathan (DO Class of 2011): Parker JD, Taylor MG, Sexton WL, Nichols TM, Murahata RI. Effect of pH, Citrate, and EDTA on Pancreatic Lipase Activity in Vitro. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2010;110(1):31

 

Quinn, Nicholas (BMS Class of 2011): Quinn NR, White RD (BMS Class of 2012): , Chang Y. Effect of Simvastatin on Vascular Induced Neointimal Formation. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Richardson, Nastassia (DO Class of 2013) Richardson NC, Sargentini NJ, Singh VK, Stuart MK; Production of Monoclonal Antibodies to the Escherichia coli DNA Repair Protein, RadA/Sms (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; May 23-27, 2010; San Diego, CA

 

Richardson, Nastassia (DO Class of 2013) Stuart MK, Richardson NC, Hiatt JL, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ. Analysis of Proteins that Co-precipitate with RadA/Sms in X-irradiated Escherichia coli. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Schwartstein, Hal (DO Class of 2010): Belinsky I, Shields CL, Markowitz JS, George NS, Schwartzstein H, Lally SE, Mashayekhi A, Shields JA; Conjunctival Melanoma: Origin from Primary Acquired Melanosis and Nevus Shows Less Risk for Melanoma-Related Death Than Origin de Novo. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Meeting; Fort Lauderdale, FL; May 2-6, 2010.

 

Schwartstein, Hal (DO Class of 2010): Schwartzstein H, Shields CL, Markowitz JS, Belinsky I, George NS, Lally SE, Mashayekhi A, Shields JA; Conjunctival Melanoma: Outcomes Based on Tumor Origin. American Osteopathic Colleges of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Meeting; Orlando, FL; May 5-9, 2010.

 

Schwartstein, Hal (DO Class of 2010): Shields CL, Markowitz JS, Belinsky I, Schwartzstein H, George NS, Lally SE, Mashayekhi A, Shields JA; Conjunctival Melanoma. Origin de novo is Worse Prognosis than Origin from Nevus or Primary Acquired Melanosis. American Ophthalmological Society Meeting; White Sulphur Springs, WV; May 20-23, 2010.

 

Singh, Kuldeep (BMS Class of 2010): Singh VK, Singh K. Physiological Characterization of the LytM Protein in Staphylococcus aureus (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; San Diego, CA; May 23-27, 2010.

 

Singh, Kuldeep (BMS Class of 2010): Singh K, Singh VK. Significance of Four Methionine Sulfoxide Reductases in Staphylococcus aureus (poster presentation). 110th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; San Diego, CA; May 23-27, 2010.

 

Smith, Tyler (DO Class of 2014): Smith TJ, Sexton WL. Contractile Function during Acute Ischemia and Reperfusion in Rat Skeletal Muscle. (poster presentation). 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010. Med Sci Sports Exercise 42 (Suppl 5): S263, 2010.

 

Smith, Tyler (BMS Class of 2010): Smith TJ, Sexton WL. Contractile Function during Acute Ischemia and Reperfusion in Rat Skeletal Muscle. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Stachler, Shawn (DO Class of 2013): Stachler S, Musso M (DO Class of 2013), Sexton WL. Skeletal Muscle PO2 and Contractile Function during and after Femoral Artery Occlusion: Impact of Nitric Oxide Synthase Inhibition. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Thompson, Joseph (BMS Class of 2011): Thompson J, Cox J. Comparison of Migration and Flattening between rhoA and cystatin C Overexpressing Tumor Cells. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

White, Ryan (BMS Class of 2012): White RD , Quinn NR (BMS Class of 2011), Chang Y. Development of Suitable Sample Lysis Buffers for Use in ELISA. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Whitman, Joseph (DO Class of 2013): Whitman JK, Fleschner CR, Stuart MK. Isolation of a Ganglioside Unique to the Water-Insoluble Membrane Fraction of Ocular Lens. Abstract presented at: 2010 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual Meeting; May 2-6, 2010; Fort Lauderdale, FL.

 

Wilson, Christine (DO Class of 2014): Wilson CL, Baer RW; The Role of Caspase-8 in Basal and Stimulated Melanoma Migration; 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology; Philadelphia, PA; December 11-15, 2010.

 

Wilson, Christine (BMS Class of 2010): Wilson CL, Baer RW. The Role of Caspase-8 in Basal and Stimulated Melanoma Migration. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.

 

Worthington, Bart (DO Class of 2013): Worthington BD, Sexton WL, Peterson DF. Regional Distribution of Cardiac Output During Post-exercise Hypotension in the Rat. (slide presentation). 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine in Baltimore, MD. June 1-5, 2010. Med Sci Sports Exercise 42 (Suppl 5): S534, 2010.

 

Worthington, Bart (DO Class of 2013): Snider EJ, Ruhlen RL, Worthington B, Davenport KL (DO Class of 2012), Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Sargentini NJ; Manual Therapy of the Knee Improves Running in Rat Model for Acute Ankle Injury. Poster presented at: 13th World Congress on Pain; Montreal, Canda; August 29-September 2, 2010

 

Worthington, Bart (DO Class of 2013): Worthington B, Degenhardt BF, Johnson JC, Ruhlen R, Sargentini NJ, Snider EJ. Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment in a Rat Model for Ankle Joint Injury. Poster presented at 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; October 9, 2010.